Web sites tracking users using fonts, Belgian researchers find

With many Internet users concerned the National Security Agency is tracking their Web browsing activity, Belgian researchers have released another study showing it’s not just government following our activity – marketers and major

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 11th, 2013 Candice So

Flash in the pan: time to create a transition plan for your Web site

Steven Zussino sensed that the Flash ship was sinking and jumped off to swim for the nearest shore when he heard Apple would never support the software on its mobile iOS devices.The president

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 4th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Adobe Reader update closes vulnerabilities, removes Flash Player

Adobe Systems released new versions of Adobe Reader 10.x and 9.x on Tuesday, addressing four arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities and making several security-related changes to the product, including the removal of the bundled

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2012 Lucian Constantin

Chrome browser for Android won’t support Flash, Adobe confirms

Chrome for Android will not run Flash Player, the popular software that Apple has famously banned, Adobe confirmed yesterday.The acknowledgment was no surprise: Last November, Adobe announced it was abandoning development of Flash

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 8th, 2012 Gregg Keizer

Adobe’s reluctant embrace of HTML5

Sometimes if you can't beat 'em, it's better to join 'em. Take what Adobe is doing in the HTML5 space, even though momentum behind standards-based HTML5 presents a serious challenge to Adobe's own

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 19th, 2011 Paul Krill

RIM to keep PlayBook on Flash

Research in Motion will continue to use Adobe Flash Player, at least for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, even after Adobe announced it will discontinue Flash for the mobile Web. RIM also said in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2011 Matt Hamblen

Why Adobe’s killing mobile Flash probably won’t affect you

If former Apple CEO Steve Jobs had lived just another month or so--he passed in early October--you can bet he'd be smiling right now--and possibly even fist pumping a la Jersey Shore.That's because

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 10th, 2011 Al Sacco

Steve Jobs’ bio dissects six game-changing Apple products

At Apple's companywide memorial event for Steve Jobs, new Apple CEO Tim Cook emphasized Jobs's direct involvement in six revolutionary products: the Mac, the iPod and iTunes, the iPhone, the iPad, Apple the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 31st, 2011 Lex Friedman

Adobe Flash CS 5.5 is ‘PowerPoint on steroids,’ student says

As a student in a Multimedia Design course, learning new software can be as intimidating as it is exciting. Such is the case with Flash CS5.5 made by Adobe Systems, which is one

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 28th, 2011 Brent Jackson

Will Windows 8 be the end of Flash?

Microsoft appears to be taking a page out of Apple's play book saying it will dump plug-ins such as Adobe Flash from Internet Explorer 10 in Windows 8. Well, sort of.You'll still be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 16th, 2011 Ian Paul

Adobe Edge free preview makes Web animations simple

The Flash-versus-HTML war is mostly hype. HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript can't accomplish everything Flash can do today, and at their current rate of development, they'll take a long time to catch up (while

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 18th, 2011 Neil McAllister

Convert Flash to HTML5 with new Google tool

Google on Tuesday unveiled Swiffy, a free tool for developers to convert some Flash files (.SWFs) into HTML5 code. The upshot? It's now easier than ever to get Flash content visible on platforms

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 30th, 2011 Lex Friedman

Gmail passwords stolen using Flash exploit

Adobe today confirmed that the Flash Player bug it patched Sunday is being used to steal login credentials of Google's Gmail users.The vulnerability was patched yesterday in an "out-of-band," or emergency update. The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 7th, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Adobe’s Flash coming to Honeycomb tablets soon

Adobe says Flash support for tablets based on Google's upcoming "Honeycomb" version of the Android operating system will be available "within a few weeks".Honeycomb is the first version of Android designed for tablet

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 22nd, 2011 Dan Nystedt