End of an era becomes real as Apple will finally drop support for Adobe Flash in next version of Safari for Mac! Others to follow

Like most browsers, Apple’s Safari has the option to try out developer version of the browser and it was noted that the latest of Safari’s “Technology Preview” lacked full support for the Adobe Flash plug in. Apple have infamously being fairly against Adobe Flash, formerly Macromedia Flash, since back in 2010, ten years ago, whenContinue reading “End of an era becomes real as Apple will finally drop support for Adobe Flash in next version of Safari for Mac! Others to follow”

7 years after Steve Jobs suggested it, Adobe is finally going to kill Flash!

Adobe have today announced plans to finally end the life of the Flash browser plugin, a move made likely in the wake of mobile devices better suited to HTML5, WebAssembly and WebGL formats. Adobe had this to say on the announcement; But as open standards like HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly have matured over the pastContinue reading “7 years after Steve Jobs suggested it, Adobe is finally going to kill Flash!”

Opera acquires the SkyFire web browser, what it means for mobile browsing!

At RKUK Media we are massive fans of the SkyFire browser, which is available for iOS and Android, we loved the way it abolished the use of Flash, but allowed you to still play Flash videos, but instead of simply supporting Flash, it would play the videos over the air on SkyFire’s servers and StreamContinue reading “Opera acquires the SkyFire web browser, what it means for mobile browsing!”

Adobe Flash support for Android ending soon!

Adobe Flash Mobile has never been something thats gone completely smoothly, but has been something of a selling point to most Android Smartphones and Tablets today, this despite most Flash animations requiring a keyboard and mouse, something which Apple’s late Steve Jobs argued back in 2010 for not supporting the plug in on iOS. WellContinue reading “Adobe Flash support for Android ending soon!”

Blog Sunday 16th October 2011

Since my last blog I’ve sorted out my finance and finally got my first payment, I know they didn’t half take their time. The main reason I didn’t add a blog last week was basically because nought happened … well stuff happened, but just not enough. Uni College … Uni whatever you want to friggingContinue reading “Blog Sunday 16th October 2011”

Adobe Flash Media Server 4.5 brings Flash Compatibility to iOS?

Adobe Flash has always been the shortcoming when it comes to using iOS devices, which was highly emphasised with the release of the iPad in 2010. But that shortcoming could be set to change with the release of Adobe’s Flash Media Server 4.5. “With Adobe Flash Media Server 4.5, media publishers now have a single,Continue reading “Adobe Flash Media Server 4.5 brings Flash Compatibility to iOS?”

Blog Sunday 5th June 2011

Since my last blog there’s been the holiday which is about to finish, err there’s been many trips out and more amazing musical ventures and more. Trip to Meadowhall and A Curious Letter A few weeks now but hey, still before my last blog. Me, Rob, Grandad and Caddy went on a trip to probablyContinue reading “Blog Sunday 5th June 2011”

Apple iPad – First Thoughts

Apple is a powerful company, even Microsoft can’t not admit that, but its the way Apple is powerful which constantly sets them off for new heights. Take the iPad for example. The iPad had over 5 years of rumours spreading around of people wondering what it would do and feature, the problem with this isContinue reading “Apple iPad – First Thoughts”

Will Adobe Flash 10.1 Improve Mac Performance

Adobe has promised better flash performance in the upcoming version of Flash 10.1, which is currently (since Nov 2009) been available as a beta for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux. This information, from Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch comes just a few weeks after Apple’s introduction to the iPad and Steve Jobs rather aggressive reasoning toContinue reading “Will Adobe Flash 10.1 Improve Mac Performance”

Blog Saturday 17th January 2009 – Demons Update and ITV Player!

Demons Update! Episode 3 – Saving Grace The return of Galvin’s wife’s murderer, Mr Tibbs sets the vampire hunter on a path of vengeance. This leads to Galvin breaking into Tibbs’ lair and having to be rescued from a group of half-lives. Thirst for revenge still not quenched, he and Luke find themselves walking intoContinue reading “Blog Saturday 17th January 2009 – Demons Update and ITV Player!”