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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RE: Of course.
by vasko_dinkov on Fri 29th Oct 2010 15:57 UTC in reply to "Of course."
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Absolutely! I guess this conversion tool (if perfected that is) might actually save Flash from extinction. Even though it requires skills to create complex animations in Flash, it's still much more easy to do it in Flash (and being able to deploy to iPhone/iPad/etc.) rather than directly code in HTML5.

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