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10.24.13
Adobe: Flash Player now sandboxed in Safari on OS X Mavericks
10.24.13

Adobe: Flash Player now sandboxed in Safari on OS X Mavericks

In a move that is designed to make playing Flash content on your Mac more secure, Adobe has announce...

By S. Sande,   10.24.13
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02.08.13
Adobe releases emergency Flash update for OS X
02.08.13

Adobe releases emergency Flash update for OS X

Adobe released a security update for its OS X Flash Player that addresses a critical vulnerabilit...

By K. Hodgkins,   02.08.13
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11.15.12
Flash finally sandboxed in Google Chrome for OS X
11.15.12

Flash finally sandboxed in Google Chrome for OS X

The fastest web browser on the Mac just got a little safer. With Chrome 23, Google has introduced...

By R. Nelson,   11.15.12
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11.14.12
Google touts improved Flash Player security in Chrome for Mac, says it's safer than ever
11.14.12

Google touts improved Flash Player security in Chrome for Mac, says it's safer than ever

Needless to say, Adobe hasn't had the best of times when it comes to the overall reliability of it...

By E. Alvarez,   11.14.12
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09.19.12
BBC Media Player to give Android users their iPlayer fix in a mostly Flashless world
09.19.12

BBC Media Player to give Android users their iPlayer fix in a mostly Flashless world

Remember how the BBC was asking Adobe to keep Flash for Android on life support for a short while?...

By J. Fingas,   09.19.12
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08.08.12
Google Chrome for Windows gets more secure Flash player, gives users a browsing sandbox safety net
08.08.12

Google Chrome for Windows gets more secure Flash player, gives users a browsing sandbox safety net

Chrome turned 21 last week, and in that new version, Google's made playing Flash videos in its brow...

By M. Gorman,   08.08.12
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05.05.12
Third betas of Adobe Flash 11.3, AIR 3.3 give peeks at low-lag audio and deeper iOS support
05.05.12

Third betas of Adobe Flash 11.3, AIR 3.3 give peeks at low-lag audio and deeper iOS support

Adobe's famous desktop browser plugin may be looking forward to a 2013 overhaul, but that doesn't...

By J. Fingas,   05.05.12
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02.22.12
Google and Adobe team up to make Flash Player for Linux (updated)
02.22.12

Google and Adobe team up to make Flash Player for Linux (updated)

Linux may no longer be getting any more fresh Air, but it's going to get a heaping helping of Flash...

By M. Gorman,   02.22.12
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12.25.11
Switched On: The year of reversal
12.25.11

Switched On: The year of reversal

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Back in 2005, Swi...

By R. Rubin,   12.25.11
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