Tag Archives: as3

Polyglott Programming On The AVM2

Take some time and think about this tweet for a moment. It took me a while to realize that Joel Hooks is right. I was embaressed of myself. How could I forget about that? But I had also a big smile on my face at the same same time. Let me explain why. The Java […]

Getting Rid Of null

A couple of weeks ago I started learning Scala. I can highly recommend it. The language has a lot of great approaches to multithreading and scalability. The reason why I like Scala is because it is so simple yet powerful. Of course doing something at home influences work. I decided to write a build tool […]

This is an outrage!

First of all I think I have to clarify at least one thing. I have criticised Adobe in the past for a lof of reasons. Not because I do not like them or the technologies they produce but because I want to improve the Flash Platform. This is of course pure self-interest since Flash is […]

ActionScript 3 Quine

A quine is a programm emitting its own source-code. I guess this is the most simple variant one could produce.

Tweening and object pools

Some days ago I was writing a tween engine for our library here at Hobnox and when I was comparing it with the other ones out there which are quiet popular (Tweener, TweenLite) I was pretty surprised that my engine was performing about 10fps faster than TweenLite when tweening 1000 objects. It was 40fps for […]