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MWC 2010: Adobe Unveils AIR for Mobile and Discusses Flash 10.1
We have seen some sneak peeks of Flash 10.1 for mobile devices like the Motorola Droid, but today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Adobe unveiled more of what they have been working on for mobile platforms and announced Adobe AIR mobile.
"At Mobile World Congress™ 2010, Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced advancements to the Adobe® Flash® Platform including the unveiling of Adobe® AIR® on mobile devices, a consistent runtime for standalone applications to come out of the Open Screen Project™, an industry-wide initiative led by Adobe that has grown to close to 70 ecosystem partners. With support for the Android™ platform expected in 2010, AIR provides developers with a feature-rich environment for delivering rich applications outside the mobile browser and across multiple operating systems via mobile marketplaces and app stores. AIR leverages mobile specific features from Flash® Player 10.1, is optimized for high performance on mobile screens and designed to take advantage of native device capabilities for a richer and more immersive user experience."
There is a video demo of a few applications already developed and running on a Motorola Droid running 2.0. You can see the video on Engadget here or view several videos of various Adobe projects for mobile here from Adobe.
They also spoke a bit more on Flash 10.1 on mobile devices:
"Adobe also announced that a beta of Flash Player 10.1 was made available to content providers and mobile developers worldwide. With the general availability expected in the first half of 2010, Flash Player 10.1 is the first consistent runtime release of the Open Screen Project enabling uncompromised Web browsing of expressive applications, content and high definition (HD) videos across screens including new tablet devices, smartphones, netbooks, smartbooks, desktops and other consumer electronics. According to a Strategy Analytics analysis from January 2010, more than 250 million smartphones are expected to support the full Flash Player by the end 2012. Mobile platforms that will support the full Flash Player include Android, the BlackBerry® platform, Symbian® OS, Palm® webOS and Windows Mobile®"
I cant wait to have full flash capabilities on my Hero. Then I wont need a laptop at all.
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