Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 22nd Feb 2012 15:24 UTC, submitted by Ajeet
Multimedia, AV On my mark... Get set... Start not caring! Adobe has announced it plans to discontinue the stand-alone Flash Player for Linux, instead focussing all its effort on the version available through the Pepper API - which, besides Chrome, no one else is going to support.
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Kivada
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2010-07-07

And that makes a good reason to use it even though it omits a large percentage of your potential market share in the mobile space? That there isn't something inherently wrong with asking your users to install a 3rd party library that is full of security holes and hogs obscene amounts of CPU time to do even the most basic things?

Doing things in Flash is just lazy and dirty. Mostly dirty.

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