Filtering XML Data Using AS3

Filtering data XML data using AS2 has to be one of the most sought out features when dealing XML-driven Flash projects. Being able to automatically grab certain relevant information without manually searching each and every XML node and/or attribute.

What if we were given the ability to create filters that will automatically pull the information needed from XML nodes and/or attributes. But wait we can’t do that, right? Right, that is until the birth of ActionScript 3.0.

Keyboard Interactivity Within AS3

Keyboard interactivity within the new AS3 environment has changed from its predecessor, AS2. With the changes to the button press in AS3, you’d might expect the Keyboard event calls to receive no easier treatment in how you use them. You’d might even think they are more difficult to integrate and understand, however, personally they seem much easier and simplified to use.