Adobe releases ‘Wallaby’ Flash to HTML conversion tool


Adobe has released a new experimental Flash to HTML conversion tool. Codenamed “Wallaby,” the application “converts the artwork and animation contained in Adobe Flash Professional (FLA) files into HTML.” Adobe’s Wallaby page notes that the application allows users “to reuse and extend the reach of [their] content to devices that do not support the Flash runtimes. Once these files are converted to HTML, [they] can edit them with an HTML editing tool, such as Adobe Dreamweaver, or by hand if desired.” Notably, the tool would allow web developers to create sites in Adobe Flash and automatically have them converted to iOS-friendly HTML format. The prerelease version of Wallaby is available now as a free download for Mac and Windows.

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Charles Starrett

Charles Starrett was a senior editor at iLounge. He's been covering the iPod, iPhone, and iPad since their inception. He has written numerous articles and reviews, and his work has been featured in multiple publications.