Flash to be switched off in 2020

Adobe Flash will be phased out by 2020. Improved open standards pushed by the World Wide Web Consortium have prompted Adobe to pull the plug on Flash, which enables video and interactive contents to be delivered on browsers.

It’s starting out to be a difficult week for sentimentalists in the light of Microsoft’s plan to remove Paint from the next Windows 10 update. Microsoft has since clarified that Paint will still be available for free in the Windows Store.

 

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