Astra Launches – Open Source Flash for Developers

Today, it's our pleasure to introduce Astra, a new open source library from Yahoo!'s Flash Platform team. Astra logo In the spirit of our enormously popular YUI library, Astra is BSD licensed with full source for easy incorporation into your commercial applications. Astra is high-quality ActionScript 3 code with both examples and documentation provided. While this first release of Astra contains only a small number of components, the Flash team at Yahoo! is committed to expanding the number of components and energizing developers around Flash application development. Download Astra from our Flash developer center and then watch some screencasts to get started (charts - Quicktime or Windows Media) (autocomplete and tabbar - Quicktime or Windows Media)