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For Flash on Linux, Chrome Will Be Users' Only Choice

Adobe's standalone Flash Player for Linux will be discontinued after version 1.2 later this year, the company has announced.

15 Cool New Pieces of Gear for Your Smartphone or Tablet

These enhancements include exotic skins, clever devices for transferring files, great ways to game with your phone or tablet, and more.

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Smartphone Slow? It's Not the Network, it's NAND Flash

While users and experts typically point to processor chips and wireless network connectivity as the culprit of poor smartphone performance, researchers say storage is more of an issue.

No Flash for Chrome on Android, Adobe Says

Google missed the Flash boat, after Adobe announced it is abandoning development of Flash for mobile browsers.

Flash Lives--Thanks To Facebook and Games

Don't count it out yet; one of the most popular sites on the web uses Flash in a big way.

Adobe Sets IE as Next Target in Flash Security Work

Adobe next plans to tackle Microsoft's Internet Explorer in its ongoing work to "sandbox" its popular Flash Player within browsers.

How to Prevent Thumb Drive Security Disasters

Some security professionals suggest a radical approach to locking down USB flash drives, but there are other, less drastic options as well.

Cache Drives Give Your PC a Cheap SSD Boost

Software on these small SSD drives from Corsair intelligently store the files you access the most, which should speed your PC significantly.

17 Technologies That Will Die Soon

From USB drives to Yahoo, these 17 products, technologies, and brands will likely be put out to pasture in 2012 or shortly thereafter.

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Apple's Purchase of Anobit Will Give It a Leg Up on Rivals

Apple's buyout of Israel-based solid-state drive (SSD) manufacturer Anobit Technologies will give the company a significant technological boost in the mobile market, and the deal could yield huge cost savings.