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Google Drops H.264 from Chrome; New Flash Battleground?

Will Google's choice to drop support for the H.264 video codec extend the life of Adobe Flash?

Speedy USB 3.0 Spec Quickly Becomes a Consumer Reality

Expect parity in pricing with USB 2.0 and for USB 3.0 everywhere in 2011.

Security Researcher Finds Way Around Flash Sandbox

A security researcher has found a gap in the way Adobe Systems has fortified its Flash Player for better security.

Lexar Unveils 32GB MicroSDHC Card, USB Transfer Kit For Phones

Lexar Media allows you to squeeze a multimedia cornucopia on your cell phone with its 32GB Class 10 High-Speed Mobile microSDHC card.

Faster Storage for Tablets on Tap, SD Association Says

Devices like e-readers, tablets and smartphones could get faster storage as early as next year with the new SD 4.0 media card specification, the SD Association...

Collected: Apple's busy diary for 2011

With the iPhone 5 and the iPad 2.0 already in the rumor mill, what else can we expect from Apple in 2011?

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Apple Releases iAd Producer, Takes Aim at Adobe Flash

iAd Producer is a tool for online advertisers to create content for the iAd platform, helping Apple to establish HTML5 as a viable alternative to Adobe Flash technology on mobile devices.

Flash Storage in Post-PC Devices Advances

Solid-state storage has helped to raise the wave of portable PC alternatives that has hit the market over the past few years, and 2011 is likely to see that...

Freemake Video Downloader Now Converts Flash Video--And It's Still Free

Rip and convert Flash video from popular sites like Hulu and YouTube with Freemake Video Downloader.

Pirates Love Daisies Game Shows Off HTML5

Pirates Love Daisies is a new game developed by Flash guru Grant Skinner to demonstrate what HTML5 is capable of.