Google Maps Meets Actionscript 3.0

Take a look at how Advanced Flash Components, also known as AFC, has tightly integrated the Google Maps API into an Adobe Flash environment. This wonderful piece of work is called UMap.
Umap Screenshot

UMap , previously known as G Map, is the Universal ActionScript 3.0 Mapping API integrated with Google Maps. The scalable component model allows you to create rich maps with interactive data layers. This flexible API enables developers to build fully-customized solutions.

  • Support for custom map tiles and providers
  • Updated loading algorithms for faster tile loading
  • Flash / Flex versions
  • KML Support
  • Advanced content layering
  • FLA-Based Map Controls
  • Vector shape overlays
  • Extended Info Window styling

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Looking For an ActionScript 3.0 Physics Engine?

Have you been looking for a reliable open-source ActionScript 3.0 Physics Engine? Good news! I came across a list of four popular ActionScript 3.0 Physics Engines provided by Henry Jones. The four engines listed are The Fisix Engine, ActionScript Physics Engine, FOAM, and Box2DFlashAS3. Each ActionScript 3.0 Physics Engine listed has its pros and cons, … Read more