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 Vikas Kamat is a programmer- entrepreneur living in Birmingham AL. This blog is a complex mix of Indian culture, life in southern USA, computer sciences, and sports. Opinions are his own.
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A war of words has broken out between two former allies, Apple and Adobe.

Folks at Adobe are pissed that the new iPad/iPhone developers cannot use Flash for application development. Links: 1, 2, 3

As a programmer, I say kudos Apple for this stance. I am sick and tired of the Flash developers, the bugs, the invasion, the updates, the wastage, the slowness. All the Flash programmers I know are not real programmers (they might be graphic artists) -- they use point-and-click tools to create animations, and their apps are horrible.

Flash, Silverlight, Java Applets, all y'all go away. Your time has passed.

See Also:
• A 2002 Entry: Flash 100% Bad -- includes instructions on how to uninstall Flash
• Adobe Supporters on Facebook -- There is nothing wrong with Adobe creating tools for iPhone development, it just can't be based on Flash, which in my professional opinion is a poor implementation.

(Comments Disabled for Now. Sorry!)First Written: Sunday, April 11, 2010
Last Modified: 4/29/2010 10:23:52 PM

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