Linked by Kroc Camen on Thu 6th May 2010 07:54 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems In 2009 ARM showed off prototype netbooks "capable of driving HD content, can surf the web for 8 hours, and will cost round and about 250 USD". Yet still, none have made it to the market. Why do you think this is so? Because ARM signed a deal with Adobe in 2008 to bring Flash and AIR to the ARM architecture, a promise they will finally deliver later this year. And you wonder why Apple won't have Flash on the iPhone when it can hold back an entire product category for two years.
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Apple + ARM
by Anonymous Coward on Thu 6th May 2010 10:11 UTC
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Wasn't there a story recently about Apple planning to buy ARM?

Maybe this is ARM doing some sympathetic PR for Apple. "We can see why you don't want Flash on your iWhatever, it's holding us back too. (whispers)Buy Us!(/whispers)"

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