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MotionArtist public beta to be released at Comic-Con

MotionArtist beta comic creation tool offers simple animation, panel creation tools, and HTML5 export.

Macworld | iWorld goes on down to South Park, has itself a time

Three representatives of South Park Studios spoke at Macworld | iWorld this week, explaining how the Mac -- and Autodesk Maya -- play crucial roles in helping produce the long-running animated series.

MotionComposer animates in Flash and HTML5

Aquafadas has unveiled MotionComposer, a new program that lets developers more easily create website animations that can run simultaneously on both Flash-oriented desktop browsers and iOS devices that run HTML5.

Google unveils Swiffy Flash-to-HTML5 tool

Google on Tuesday unveiled Swiffy, a free tool for converting Flash content into iOS-friendly HTML5.

Anime Studio Debut 8 and Anime Studio Pro 8 released

New versions of Anime Studio promise to make creating animations easier.

HTML5 animation tool Hype debuts

Hype, released Friday, offers creative professionals an easy-to-use WYSIWIG editor for creating interactive Websites, animations, and more, all encoded in HTML5.

Consumer level Poser Debut 3D animation software released

Smith Micro aims to make 3D animation easy and accessible for all with its new 3D design and animation software, Poser Debut.

Maya 2011

Maya 2011, the 3D and animation package for computer graphic artists, is bursting with new features and improvements. Here's our review.

Animation Creator for iPhone and iPad

Regardless of whether you're using the iPhone version of this app or the iPad edition, Animation Creator provides a great way to try your hand at putting your drawings into motion.

Toon Boom Animation releases Storyboard Pro 2

The latest version of the storyboard creator features smart vector-based sketching, the ability to dynamically reorganize panels and scenes without losing their sequencing, and built-in animatics management.