Adobe confirms Flash Player is dead for mobile devices

Tim Stevens
T. Stevens|11.09.11

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Tim Stevens
November 9th, 2011
Adobe confirms Flash Player is dead for mobile devices
We heard the talk and now here's the confirmation: Flash Player for mobile devices is officially dead. Adobe is reaffirming its commitment to "aggressively contribute" to HTML5, a platform with broader support and capabilities than Flash was ever able to deliver. Adobe will of course also be pushing developers to work in its AIR platform for a more native experience, and the company will continue to work on Flash Player for desktop operating systems, but one can't help but see the platform as a whole standing on fairly shaky footing at this point.
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