FROM: Jonathan Deutsch, CEO of Tumult Inc.



Tumult Inc. today announced the availability of a trial version of its HTML5 animation builder for Mac OS X, Tumult Hype. HTML5 has been widely lauded as the future of the web due to its performance, accessibility, and ability to run on smartphones. Tumult Hype is a designer-friendly tool enabling users to build beautiful animated and interactive web content using HTML5. It's standard output works on all modern browsers and mobile devices like iPhones and iPads. No coding is required.

The trial is free to download from the company's website, and is fully functional for 14 days.

Jonathan Deutsch, a founder of Tumult Inc., is excited to get Tumult Hype into the hands of more users. "We've been pleased with all the positive feedback since our launch of Tumult Hype, and want everyone interested in producing HTML5 animations to give Tumult Hype a try with this demo."

In addition to the free trial, Tumult Inc. is also announcing the availablity of purchasing Tumult Hype outside of the Mac App Store. Leveraging FastSpring's E-Commerce solution, educational or enterprise customers can now purchase through their own Tumult Store. Multi-license and education discounts are available by contacting

Tumult Hype is available on the Mac App Store or the Tumult Store for an introductory price of $29.99 USD. More product information and a store link can be found at:

Tumult Inc. was founded in 2010 by Jonathan Deutsch and Ryan Nielsen. Both are ex-Apple employees whose mission is to make the next generation of tools to produce beautiful web sites and apps. Tumult Inc. is funded by Y Combinator as part of the Winter 2011 class.