However, HTML5 is now universally supported on major mobile devices, in some cases exclusively. This makes HTML5 the best solution for creating and deploying content in the browser across mobile platforms. We are excited about this, and will continue our work with key players in the HTML community, including Google, Apple, Microsoft and RIM, to drive HTML5 innovation they can use to advance their mobile browsers.
Sources: ZDNet, Adobe Blog
quote: Apple has made it a point to completely ignore Flash for mobile devices and it appears that Adobe has finally gotten the hint that open standards are the way of the future.
quote: This means that the numerous Android devices out there that rely on Adobe's Mobile Flash Player plugin will no longer receive feature upgrades. Users can only now expect the occasional security update to fix vulnerabilities.
quote: Looks like this is the end for mobile Flash. We should all celebrate. Mobile Flash was mostly a poor experience and is being replaced by open standards. Who in their right minds (other than Apple phobes) could dislike this development? Apple should be congratulated for leading the push to move beyond Flash but mostly we should just forget about Flash and move on.
quote: Celebrate? Seriously?