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Hype 2.5.0 – Create animated and interactive Web content.

AppKed/ Featured/on 2014-02-05 16:37

Hype 2.5.0Hype allows you to create beautiful animated and interactive web content.
Hype’s HTML5 output works on all modern browsers and mobile devices like iPhones and iPads. No coding required.

The Easiest Way to Animate & Add Interactivity:

  • Keyframe-based animation system
  • Record mode watches your every move, automatically creating keyframes as needed
  • Manually add, remove, and rearrange keyframes to fine-tune your content
  • Create natural curves by clicking and dragging on an element’s motion path to add bézier control points
  • Make scenes for organization or flow, and use actions to switch between them with smooth transitions
  • Use the power of multiple simultaneous timelines to run animations based on user events

Harness the Power of HTML5:

  • Outputs state-of-the-art HTML5, CSS3 styles, and JavaScript
  • Integrate video and audio for stunning multimedia documents
  • Cutting edge effects: blur, hue shift, shadows, reflection, and 3D transforms
  • Enhance your typography by adding fonts from the Google Font Directory or other sources
  • Content works across all browsers from IE 6 to the latest Chrome
  • When there are no good fallbacks, Hype’s expressive warning system reports browser incompatibilitiesPerfect for Mobile:
    • Unlike Flash, Hype’s HTML5 output is works effectively on mobile devices
    • Use swipe and touch actions
    • Bind drag events to timeline positions for rich interactivity
    • Various mobile options: home screen web apps, offline application cache, viewport, and more
    • Preview instantly to an iOS device when using the free Hype Reflect app (http://tumult.com/hype/reflect/)
    • Hype Reflect’s Mirror Mode shows edits live as you make them

    WYSIWYG is “What You See Is What You Get”:

    • Powered by WebKit, the same modern rendering engine that powers Safari
    • Tweak every aspect of your content with Hype’s rich inspector
    • Intelligent guidelines, arrangement, and sizing tools

    Export When You’re Finished:

    • Self-contained directory holds all resources and JavaScript for your content
    • Integrate into existing pages by copying and pasting 3 lines of HTML
    • Great for ads and fast on mobile: A minimal document is only 20 KB (compressed) and 3 network connections
    • Share creations easily with Dropbox public folder publishing
    • Export as an iBooks Author widget for educational content or storytelling

    Get Your Hands Dirty (But Only If You Need To):

    • Edit the Inner HTML of elements and see changes rendered on the fly
    • Integrated JavaScript editor for writing custom functions triggered by user actions or at set times
    • Use the Hype JavaScript API to manipulate the scenes from inside or outside of the embedded Hype content

    Because We Love OS X:

    • Written in Cocoa exclusively as an OS X app (supports 10.6 to 10.8)
    • Adopts most new Mountain Lion features and is gorgeous on Retina displays
    • Intuitive and easy to use, letting you focus on creating great content
    • Launches in a second


WHAT’S NEW

Version 2.5.0:

  • Flexible Layout
  • Video and Animated GIF Export
  • Localizations for Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese and Japanese
  • Rotation Origin Anchor Point
  • Reverse Timeline Playback
  • Duration Control for Scene Transitions
  • Independent 3D Axis Rotation
  • Timeline UI Improvements
  • Retina Image Support
  • Automatic Image Optimization
  • New JavaScript APIs
  • Pixel positions when displaying guides
  • Restorable document files as part of export
  • Fixes an issue with audio not working in Chrome 32+
  • Many other bits of polish and improvements


REQUIREMENTS

Intel, OS X 10.6.6 or later


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