1. Sparblaze's Avatar
    At the Flash On The Beach (FOTB) conference in Brighton, Sr. Director of Engineering at Adobe Systems Paul Betlem, confirmed that Adobe is indeed developing a Flash Player for the iPhone. However, Apple calls the shots as to when it'll be available.

    The Town Hall meeting sessions are usually a great source of Adobe information and the one at this years Flash On The Beach conference was no exception. The session was full of nuggets for Flash users, but the most relevant piece of information for others was about Flash Player for the iPhone. Upon a direct question from the audience, Paul Betlem for the first time publicly confirmed that Adobe is actively developing a Flash Player for Apple's popular phone. He said (not direct quote) "My team is working on Flash on the iPhone, but it's a closed platform." He noted that Apple makes all the decisions, so in other words, the ball is in Apple's yard at this time. If Apple says yes, Adobe will have the player available in a very short time.

    After an interview with Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayan, the rumour mill got into high gear. Now we know that the Player exists within Adobe. Apple may have many reasons for not allowing Flash onto the iPhone, but if anyone has a good shot at getting their technology into the device, it would be Adobe. There were several other nuggets in this session, but we'll get back to those in our FOTB conference reports.

    Flash Magazine
    Attached Thumbnails Adobe Confirms Flash for the iPhone-flash-iphone_001.jpg  
    Last edited by Sparblaze; 2008-10-01 at 12:31 AM.
    2008-09-30 11:53 PM
  2. ltjbigshot's Avatar
    I bet apple is going to decline it due to battey.... like they did last time....hah.. I sure hope it gets approved!
    Sent from my iPad
    2008-10-01 12:05 AM
  3. ToasterBoyOhFour's Avatar
    thanks for the info and update as i was just discussing this with a buddy the other night. i hope it gets approved as well. please apple
    2008-10-01 12:06 AM
  4. unlockme's Avatar
    as much as i'd love to have flash on the iphone i for some reason find it hard to believe that it will happen. heres to hoping i'm wrong.
    2008-10-01 12:08 AM
  5. anix11's Avatar
    thats not a legit excuse to decline for battery reasons. where ever i am, i usually have a charger and so im not too worried about the battery dieing
    hi :0
    2008-10-01 05:10 AM
  6. Nefarious's Avatar
    When I have it running, I'll believe it. Hey have you heard Elvis is still alive?
    2008-10-01 07:45 AM
  7. Sparblaze's Avatar
    Hmm no updates still. Come on Apple!
    2008-10-13 01:02 AM
  8. mrsidewayzz's Avatar
    that would be amazing if it was approved.
    iPhone 2G 16GB, iPod Classic 120GB
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    2008-10-13 01:58 AM
  9. punklove's Avatar
    Last edited by punklove; 2009-04-21 at 03:39 AM. Reason: dl due to failure to notice old age of thread.. sry folks
    happiness is a warm iphone~~~~
    2009-04-21 03:38 AM
  10. definitive's Avatar
    2009-04-21 04:49 AM
  11. Garage Battle's Avatar
    maybe flash for new hardware? hoa?
    2009-04-21 06:38 AM
  12. bdwayneh's Avatar
    Maybe one day we will have flash on our iphones
    I have enough money to last me the rest of my life, unless I buy something. -- Jackie Mason
    2009-04-21 06:23 PM
  13. MetallicaFan1991's Avatar
    Not the Flash for iPhone story again, it's just annoying now as Flash still isn't on the iPhone.
    I don't understand why can't Apple out Flash in?????????
    Even if it is battery draining, why don't they out an option so you can have the ability to turn Flash off?? Or put a better battery in the new iPhone even if the iPhone has to be a bit more thicker.

    MBP 15" 2.66Ghz Core 2 Duo Nvidia 9400M 9600GT 256MB OS X 10.6.4 Windows 7 June 2009
    iPhone 4 August 28th
    2009-04-21 10:28 PM
  14. redcard's Avatar
    Who cares about flash on the iphone? Don't you spend enough time watching videos of cats who look like Osama Bin Laden when you're at home?
    To live, you have to lie
    2009-04-21 10:42 PM
  15. Channan's Avatar
    What would Flash even be like on the iPhone? If it's just to watch videos that aren't YouTube or QuickTime, then I really don't care if it ever comes.
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    2009-04-22 07:08 PM
  16. jwilliams491's Avatar
    Will it allow you to play games on thru the mobile internet?
    2009-04-23 11:26 PM