Colin Moock

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Colin Moock
Resting place Toronto, Ontario
Occupation Programmer, Flash and ActionScript expert
Notable works Essential ActionScript 3.0 (2007), Essential ActionScript 2.0 (2004), ActionScript: The Definitive Guide (2001)

Colin Moock is a Flash and ActionScript expert, considered an 'ActionScript guru', by some Adobe reviewers.[1] He is a well-known author, tutor, and programmer.[2]


Moock studied at the Literature Department of the University of Waterloo, Canada.[3] Colin worked as a webmaster for SoftQuad, Inc. (until 1997).[4] For the next four years, he worked at the Canadian interactive Agency ICE, Inc.[5][6] Moock has developed interactive applications for Sony, HP, Procter & Gamble and other brands.[4]

Multiuser era[edit]

Moock is also an advocate of the multiuser technology applications (what he called 'the Multiuser Era'). He is one of the creators of the Union project — a development platform for such applications.[7]


Moock has written several books about Flash and ActionScript, some of the ones became the bestsellers. His works are translated into many languages (inсluding French, German, Russian).

  • 2001. ActionScript: The Definitive Guide. O'Reilly.
  • 2002. ActionScript for Flash MX: The Definitive Guide. O'Reilly.
  • 2003. ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference. O'Reilly.
  • 2004. Essential ActionScript 2.0. O'Reilly.
  • 2007. Essential ActionScript 3.0. O'Reilly.


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