RIP Adobe Flash

by: Adam

Steve Jobs had forecasted that flash was going to end and that it wasn’t a part of our internet experience way back in 2010. In fact, he was instrumental in ensuring that Adobe Flash would not succeed with the launch of the iPad and the iPhone. What’s interesting is that Steve Jobs felt that flash was too complex and he was more focused on simplifying how the user experience should be. As flash had many loopholes that offered the chance malware could be able to infiltrate the computer system. As Steve Jobs was very focused on making sure that users of his products could feel safe and secure from online predators, it was perfectly the right choice on his side to limit Adobe Flash from working on Apple systems. As Adobe was quite the PowerHouse with its software and with flash being used on many websites. Many did not feel…