Years after Steve Jobs and YouTube banned it, Adobe Flash is finally at the end of the road. Even though updates kept coming until 8th Dec, 2020, the Adobe Flash Player EOL General Information Page just announced no more Adobe Flash.Continue reading
I got into a debate with a colleague recently in which he took me to task for my premature burial of Adobe’s Flash technology, used for media-rich web-sites all over the Internet.
I cited every news story of last November, such as Adobe kills mobile Flash, giving Steve Jobs the last laugh (remember, Apple devices to not support Flash thanks to Job’s opposition while CEO).
I also cited the press release from Adobe, Flash to Focus on PC Browsing and Mobile Apps; Adobe to More Aggressively Contribute to HTML5, which seemed to nail the coffin lid. Continue reading