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Flash

Value of a security displayed, or flashed across the tape, when the tape display cannot keep up with volume on an exchange and lags the current price by more than approximately five minutes.

Flash

When the tape is late by more than five minutes, the current price of a security that periodically displays, or "flashes," on the ticker. This interrupts the delayed prices and keeps investors abreast of where the current price is even if they do not know how it arrived there. The flash price displays every five or 10 minutes.
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Being designed from scratch for high performance and effective use of resources, CodeDrive ActionScript 3 compiler offers major advantages in rapid Flash development.
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Adobe, the Adobe logo, Creative Suite, Flash, Flash Builder, Flash Catalyst, ActionScript and AIR are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
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Adobe, the Adobe logo, ActionScript, Adobe Connect, Adobe AIR, Flash, and Flex are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
The second edition of this guide to programming games in Adobe Flash provides updated information on the latest features of ActionScript 3.
We are particularly pleased to see how FreeSpin3D takes full advantage of the Adobe Flash CS4 object-oriented motion tweening, as well as the new 3D classes and functions found in ActionScript 3.
The animation tool includes support for Adobe's existing family of web design and dynamic media tools as well as full ActionScript support, enabling designers to create content in a variety of formats including SWF and QuickTime.
Covers intermediate and advanced capabilities, such as using ActionScript to create interactive Web page components