Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 28th Oct 2010 22:55 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Internet & Networking "Even though its Flash technology is used as a punching bag by Web standards fans, Adobe has been building tools that embrace HTML5. The company recently released its own HTML5 video player, and Adobe Illustrator and Dreamweaver CS5 now contain a number of new HTML5 export tools. Now it seems Flash might be joining the party. At Adobe's MAX conference this week, Adobe engineer Rik Cabanier showed of a demo of tool that converts Flash animations to HTML5 (well, technically it looks like a combination of HTML5, CSS and images)."
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Comment by Kroc
by Kroc on Fri 29th Oct 2010 08:13 UTC
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It’s a tag-soup vending machine! Put your Flash currency in, and out comes tasty tag-soup! ;)

But honestly, why? Don’t Adobe have any confidence in their own technology? What message does this send to Flash aficionados? Why, on one front be pushing HTML/CSS to replace Flash, and why on another front by pushing Flash on mobile? They are losing the plot here.

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