Monday, April 26, 2010

Apple vs Adobe, and customers all get F*cked

Corporations fight it out, and the user is the victim

Adobe is to stop making software tools that allow Apple's iPhone and iPad to use its popular Flash technology.

The decision reverses an earlier pledge in which it said it would help get Flash working on the gadgets.

Flash is very widely used on the web and many sites use it to power animations, media players and other multimedia elements.

Despite this, Apple's products do not support Flash and it has made public statements criticising the technology.

This is the kind of shit I hated Microsoft for.

Read more here.

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