Adobe Flash Player 10.1 and AIR 2.0 Betas Released

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Adobe has officially announced the release of two new products: fleshpleera Flash Player 10.1 Beta and AIR 2. Before the release of 11-th version fleshpleera this year there will be another beta version, which, like the current 10.1, will focus on a more successful work on mobile platforms. AIR 2.0 Beta announced at the Adobe 2009 will receive the implementation P2P does not require a server to UDP-compounds, 60 new classes and API.

New Flash runtime graphics acceleration supports H.264, but so far only for Windows. Versions for Mac OS and Linux will be available later. About the versions for Google Android not reported, but Adobe have confirmed information about the plans to release a beta version of webOS until the end of the year. In general, for smartphones and communicators Adobe plans to update its software in early 2010. At the moment it is more about laptops and netbooks. Regarding the last point is worth noting that thanks to cooperation with Nvidia, the device with a graphics adapter ION received support H.264 codec. Previously, there was a number of problems, particularly with viewing YouTube videos in full screen mode.

Among other improvements - the introduction of support for multitouch and the local microphone. Program Flash Player 10.1 Beta and AIR 2 available for download on the official site of Adobe.