Harmony is a sketching and drawing tool for designers based on HTML5. Its developer, Mr. Doob, first came up with the ideal on March 8th, 2010, It was upgraded to Rev6, which is the version we are using now.
Posts tagged html5 tools
As the new language for structuring and presenting content, HTML5 is taking the web by storm. It boasts many new revolutionary features for web development and web design. For months, I’ve collected more than 70 HTML5 tools for developers and designers to create new innovative projects and stay ahead of the field!
Today in this article, I will go deep dive to the HTML5 Canvas, one of the most remarkable features of HTML5. I will introduce the Canvas element and position the Canvas as a powerful technology for your Web applications. With that in mind, I’ll focus on the various areas that HTML5 Canvas applied as well as the related applications and tools.
What’s the HTML5 <Canvas> element?
Social gaming platform Zynga takes a lot of flak for its overbearing management practices and obsession with metrics over user experience. While those rumors may or may not be true, there is more to Zynga than calculating sessions lengths and daily average users. In fact, Zynga’s Germany branch is one of the global leaders in HTML5 development and creating dynamic mobile Web games. We chatted with Zynga Germany CTO Paul Bakaus about how Zynga approaches HTML5, what are the limitations of the spec and if we will ever see a Facebook app store.
Zynga has a variety of open source HTML5 projects in GitHub along with several new HTML5 game releases, including Words With Friends and Zynga Poker Mobile Web. As many Web-based game developers will tell you, those are not easy to create. See below for our interview with Bakaus and what Zynga is doing to move the HTML5 spec and ecosystem forward.
Zynga’s HTML5 Products
Nowadays, CSS3 is very popular. It standardized the adding of cascading style sheets. CSS3 has some excellent features and has renovated the web layout and design. Since CSS3 is new technology, advantages and shortcomings exist at the same time. One of the biggest problems is the issue of browser compatibility, which means it is not easy to achieve the cross-browser ability. Developers need to add extra code to achieve this function. However, you really don’t need to worry about such problems, because there are many tools can help you. The best is that, these tools allow full customization, so everyone can use them easily.
1. CSS3 PIE
Nowadays, HTML5 has defeated Flash in mobile area already. More and more developers have or prepare to throw themselves to the development of HTML5 application. Due to the irreplaceable advantages of HTML5, it will find bright prospect in near future.
Here, I’d like to introduce three tools, which will help developers to program HTML5 2D game faster.
The oldest and most powerful tool, HTML5 support has been added recently. With the visual developing interface, developers can create simple games without writing code.
For complex games, GameMaker can generate game script according to the interface built by users. The codes are based on GameMaker Language, you can edit it manually.
The lite version of this tool is free.