Jun 25, 2010

Flash & apple

There's been a lot of talk about the lack of support for Flash in mobile devices, particularly for iPhone and iPad. While security is one of the main reasons often mentioned, there's an even more fundamental reason that's rarely mentioned.

The issue is that our touchscreen devices can't (currently) cater for the mouse-over or cursor function that's so commonplace in many Flash applications.

Check out this article for more on this from the perspective of a flash developer.