Category Archives: Technology

Flash on your TV today

Following a recent operation on my back to correct a slipped disc I’ve had to spend a considerable amount of time laying down; this in turn lead me to really use some of the TV catch-up and on demand services … Continue reading

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Adobe CEO talks about Flash and new technologies on

There is a three part video interview with Shantanu Narayen, Adobe’s CEO, up on today as part of their “View from the Top” series, in which they talk to CEOs about news and trends within their respective industry. In … Continue reading

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BBC launches iPlayer desktop on Adobe AIR

On the same day as Adobe announced that the final release of AIR 1.5 for Linux is available for download, the BBC have launched iPlayer desktop for Mac, Windows and Linux users, built on Adobe AIR. BBC iPlayer desktop allows … Continue reading

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Quiet week at Microsoft? Let's talk about Adobe…

I don’t normally get drawn into what Microsoft are saying about Adobe, but it’s obviously a bit quiet in Redmond since the launch of Silverlight 2 and so it’s time for some Adobe-bashing… Apparently we got caught out spreading FUD … Continue reading

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BBC delivers 6.5 million hours of Olympics video using Flash

John O’Donnovan has an interesting post over on the BBC Internet blog talking about how the BBC’s Olympic content has been consumed over different media channels, including web, desktop and mobile. Whilst I recommend that you read the entire post, … Continue reading

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