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ActionScript

A scripting language for Flash animations that is similar to JavaScript. Introduced in 2000 with Flash 5, which was the first Flash version to be fully programmable, ActionScript is based on ECMAScript. See Flex and Flash.
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AgeCheq will be exhibiting its COPPA compliance technology (including the ActionScript SDK) at booth 1844 of the 2015 Game Developer's Conference (GDC) on March 4-6 at Moscone Center in San Francisco.
CodeDrive ActionScript 3 Debugger, also integrated into Visual Studio, appears to be one of the best in its class.
April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- iSpring Research announced CodeDrive, the professional Flash IDE with a proprietary ActionScript 3 compiler.
MapQuest said the new API option within its Advantage API allows developers to build rich applications with Adobe Flex or Adobe Flash software, using a true, native API for ActionScript.
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The SDK's for the Dailymotion API are available in the JavaScript, PHP and Objective C (iPhone, iPad and Mac) languages to start with; ActionScript (Flash) and Python are under development and other languages will follow according to demand.
Moyea PlayerBox is the first application by Moyea software focusing on creating a web FLV Player that through a drag and drop edit-box, allows users without knowledge of ActionScript to use it with ease.
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