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[TM] Occupy Flash Wants Adobe’s Plugin to Die Now.

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http://techland.time.com/2011/11/18/occupy-flash-wants-adobes-plugin-to-die-now-not-later/
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Occupy Flash describes itself as “the movement to rid the world of the Flash Player plugin.” Its site certainly looks the part, an art deco-style fist thrust high in the air above a banner framing Adobe’s Flash logo beneath a “no” symbol. The site’s goal: “To get the world to uninstall the Flash Player plugin from their desktop browsers.”

“Flash Player is dead,” argue the site’s operators in a manifesto. “Its time has passed. It’s buggy. It crashes a lot. It requires constant security updates. It doesn’t work on most mobile devices. It’s a fossil, left over from the era of closed standards and unilateral corporate control of web technology.”

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post #2 of 61
Nah, Frick does a fine job. Keep it up thumb.gif

edit: Dirty Thread chewed Orbit. biggrin.gif
Edited by Not A Good Idea - 11/18/11 at 4:50pm
post #3 of 61
LOL, you guys.

Well, anyway, at least THIS occupy movement has a common and agreed-upon goal... biggrin.gif
    
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30%? You're underestimating smile.gif

I'd much rather have FrickFrock posting news though. There's always some cool picture to look at, a properly formatted news post, and something interesting bolded.

Anyways, didn't Adobe say they'd be abandoning Flash? What's the point of this protest?
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I guess the new trend is to "Occupy" something?
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Good. I hate flash, and Valve needs to make Steam no longer rely on Flash.
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Didn't Adobe already say they will kill flash for mobile devices? We are all good in that regard thumb.gif
 
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Originally Posted by Z Overlord View Post

Good. I hate flash, and Valve needs to make Steam no longer rely on Flash.
Seriously. One of my main complaints of steam mad.gif
    
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post #9 of 61
i would love to see adobe die as well, not an apple fan just not a fan of there flash model.
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most mobile devices dont use flash? last i checked it was only a few phones...
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