Description

Design and create functional applications that interact with remote data sources. You get a thorough introduction to the latest Flash Builder tools learning how you can use the built-in wizards, MXML or pure ActionScript 3 to build information-rich applications for the browser or AIR applications. Hand’s on tutorials guide you through each iteration including building user interaction, charting, incorporating audio and video, customizing the UI; and a code repository provides re-usable code that you can modify and deploy in your own applications.

Key Features

*Hand's on approach with projects and code provided
*Color illustrations, tips and tricks deliver nuanced interface solutions
*Code repository provided for re-use in personal projects

Readership

Flash designers and developers designing data-based Flash and AIR applications

Table of Contents

Section 1
Your first Information Rich Application
Project 1: Music Store Brower

Section 2:
Building User Interaction
Project 2: Tweets on a Map

Section 3
Charting and Multimedia
Project 3:  YouTube Inspector

Section 4
Building AIR Applications
Project 4: Flickr with Cache

Section 5
Customizing the User Interface
Project 5: Customizing Projects

Companion website: www.datavisualizationflashbuilder.com

Details

No. of pages:
316
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Focal Press
Print ISBN:
9780240815039
Electronic ISBN:
9780240815046

Reviews

"This book gives you a thorough introduction to the latest Flash Builder tools and shows how to use the built-in wizards, MXML, or pure ActionScript 3 to build information-rich applications for the browser or AIR applications. Tutorials guide you through each iteration including building user interaction, charting, incorporating audio and video, customizing the UI; and a code repository provides reusable code that you can modify and deploy in your own applications."--Dr. Dobb’s Developer’s Reading list