16 Useful AS3 Mathematical Formulas

The mathematical calculation will be used regularly in our Flash/Flex applications, there are many open source libraries we can use, but not all of them are always suitable. For example, if we only want to calculate the distance between two points, import a library will be superfluous. Here is a list of 16 Useful Mathematical Formulas In ActionScript 3:
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A Real Layout Manager in AS3 – BaseUI

BaseUI is a layout manager in ActionScript 3 allow you to handle assets positioning by using properties on your DisplayObject like top, bottom, width, percentage width, horizontal center and so on, to make them working with the resize event (when the browser is resized by the user). It help you to handle liquid layouts but also works with fixed layouts. It can be used in any flash site, except to include distribute it in another framework, application, template, component or structure that is meant to build, scaffold, generate source file. You can download it and get more details in following URL:

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A General Purpose AS3 Particle System – Pulse Particle

Pulse Particle is a general purpose engine for AS3. It main features like: Configurable rule based particle behavior. Both a full featured object orientated syntax, and a simplified quick object syntax. Flash .mxp extension for easy integration for designers. You can know how it works by the demo which shows a few of the possible effect. It has video tutorials then you can master it easily. If you are interested in it, why not visit following URL to download it.

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An Open Source Flash AS3 Motion Library For Partigen 2 – Desuade Motion Package (DMP)

The Desuade Motion Package supplies more than an innovative way to create motion. It contains a powerful tweening engine in the core along with standard sequencing and physics. Desuade is revolutionizing the way developers and designers code animations with the industry introduction of MotionControllers&trade. The pragmatic approach to creating complex animations using virtual keyframes most like the Flash CS4’s Motion Editor. Now you can download it in following URL:

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Flexcover – Code Coverage Tool For Flex/AIR/AS3

As the title the Flexcover is a code coverage tool for Flex, AIR and AS3. It provides code coverage instrumentation, data collection and reporting tools for Adobe Flex and AIR applications. It is developed by joseph.berkovitz and you could get more information from following URL on google code:

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Servebox Foundry – An Actionscript3 Java Framework Designed For Flex2/3 Applications Development

Generally to say the ServeBox Foundry ( sbasfoundry ) is an ActionScript 3 Java framework designed for Flex 2 applications development. It based on several design patterns. You could also find more information about the projects and tips, tutorials about Flex and Java on the following URL.

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AS3converter – An Ant Task Small Collection Of AS3

ASconverter is an Ant task and some scripts to aid porting ActionScript2 projects to ActionScript3. It is very helpful when you need to keep developing the main product in AS2 and want to port it to AS3 at the same time the code fork seems too difficult. Then why not try it now?

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eBaylib — Help You Creating Novel & Innovation Applications Leveraging eBay and Flash Player 9

As you know the eBay platform provide you thousands of business opportunities. Then how to build a new eBay business or expand your current business will attract you. Now there is a tool may help you. It is eBay ActionScript 3.0 library which supplies you an interface between the eBay XML API and AS 3.0. It could leverage eBay’s marketplace service and Flash Player 9( include Adobe Flex 2) at runtime. More detail please visit the following URL:

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Tutorial About Create AS3 MP3 Player By PaperVision 3D and Flash

I think you must have experience the strong 3D function of PaperVision 3D if you have read the article: Turtorial About How to Produce The Globe Guide By Papervision In Flex. Of course not just the globe. By use of the 3D function of PaperVision 3D can create AS3 Mp3 Player based on sound files wave show and the show effect is also good. Then following is the detail tutorial for your reference.

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AFIO( Advanced Flex I/O ) – Framework Similar To Java I/O But More Easy To Use Written By AS3

AFIO ( Advanced Flex I/O ) – The project name on Google Code is advancedflex. It is an open source frame for Adobe Flex, AIR and Flash developer written by AS3.0 and MXML. It seems the author has changed the project name in the development process. Of course it is just my conjecture. There is a series development package on the authors blog. If you are interested in it could also download them together.

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