Though AS3 Worker class is available since a while, its introduction on iOS is recent: less than 6 months. With AS3 workers being available everywhere, it’s about time to create small libraries multi-threaded with just a few lines of code!
If you never played with Worker, you should give a look to this great series of blog post.
There are several ways to create Worker, but if you don’t want to fall in a pitfall while using ANEs in your project, I recommend to use them via a loaded SWF.
So here is a small example making a simple library for encoding bitmap data and save images on disk via a Worker:
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