[ubuntu-uk] BBC to develop Flash-based iPlayer for Linux
tom at entrepreneuria.co.uk
Wed Oct 17 13:41:23 BST 2007
Kris Marsh wrote:
> "By adopting the Adobe Flash(r) Player software, the BBC will make its
> free catch-up TV service – BBC iPlayer – available as a streaming
> service across Macintosh and Linux(r), as well as Microsoft
> Windows(r), by the end of the year."
> Apologies if this is not news to anyone, it's news to me!
Despite being long overdue that's quite welcome news. Realplayer sucks
more than I can describe even compared to flash, but at least my phone
plays flash, as do my Ubuntu machines.
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