embed rich media animations for the Web and mobile devices. Sencha Animator provides developers with a new tool to create CSS3 animations without Flash that will work anywhere.Sencha, a leader in HTML5 application frameworks, has released a new tool for developers to
Sencha hopes that creative developers can use Animator to create high quality ads that will increase return on investment and user engagement. The first release of Animator is for WebKit but Sencha says that it will also create for Firefox, Opera and Internet Explorer 10 as well.
Animator tries to give developers an easy interface to create timelines in for animations. According to Sencha's blog post, it supports "complex nested objects" but it supposed to be easy to see things happening inside a nested group using the animation indictor.
Importantly, Sencha supports mobile video standard ORMMA, which will be important to advertising inventory created through the framework. Also, unlike other Sencha announcements recently, Animator will be available immediately through their store at $199.
Check out this video of what can be done using Sencha Animator and tell us your thoughts on the new product in the comments.