The main code repository can now be found at http://code.google.com/p/computus/.
For general information about downloads see coding practices and the structure of code examples. For more information about the overall structure of the project see the project architecture. All source code is released under the MIT Licence. Some example make use of the font Trajan Pro. SWFObject embed code by Geoff Stearnes and Bobby Van Der Sluis.
Animated main preloader in Flash CS3/CS4
A very simple technique for making a fully animated main preloader in Flash CS3.
Download the source files | read journal entries: I II
Building an accurate Timekeeper in AS3
Neither the ENTER_FRAME event nor the Timer class keep accurate time in AS3. The Timekeeper class produces reliable tick events to within o.1 seconds. Other features include a variable tick duration and period.
Download the source files | read journal entries: I II III
BaseComponent class in AS3
A simple AS3 base component class that automates the initialisation and garbage collection of Flash components on the timeline.
Download the source file | read the main journal entry: I