Apparently Steve’s bet on mobile platforms free from Flash will have ramifications beyond Apple IOS devices.
While competitors happily used the lack of Flash support to help spur sells of their non-Apple devices, Adobe has now abandoned a strategy to continue to develop Flash for mobile devices (I think they mean mobile OS’s) and instead will work more diligently to comply with the HTML5 standard.
More information can be found in the exclusive ZDNet article here.
- Flash In The Pan: Adobe Puts Its Dreams Of Mobile Flash To Rest (paidcontent.org)
- Adobe Stops Development of Mobile Browser Flash [REPORT] (mashable.com)
- Adobe abandons mobile Flash development, report says (cnn.com)