Steve Jobs Letter on Flash

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Judging by the URL, his new blog is named "Hot News":

Flash was created during the PC era – for PCs and mice. Flash is a successful business for Adobe, and we can understand why they want to push it beyond PCs. But the mobile era is about low power devices, touch interfaces and open web standards – all areas where Flash falls short.

Read the full letter here.

More thoughts on this if I had time. Bottom line is - don't hold your breath waiting for Flash on an Apple mobile device. If that's your platform of choice, look to HTML5, CSS and Javascript to do what Flash could only dream of being capable of.