Do we need Flash?


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Rich

Posted: 4/29/2010
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I get the feeling Flash is a sinking ship. Slashdot regulars know of the critical comments (bloat, security) that comes up whenever there is a mention of Flash. No Flash support in the iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. It seems to have lost its lustre over the years.

Kudos on adding Flash support. But what else do you have?
 
herve

Posted: 4/29/2010
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I try to avoid flash on my websites.
You can do so many thing with javascript now...

But it's a question of choice.
 
Chris Powers

Posted: 7/17/2010
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Flash is dying, unfortunately Adobe wont accept that because of the $ they invested in purchasing Macromedia. Flash at one time was 'new and fresh' but that ship sailed a long time ago.

Chris
 
Tyrone

Posted: 7/29/2010
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Steve Jobs says we don't need it so I would agree with him. We only need what Steve Jobs tells us we need that is why we love Mac!