Thursday, September 15, 2011

Never thought I'd see - Microsoft and web standards

I did not expect this ...
Echoing Apple, Microsoft bans Flash from Metro IE10 in Windows 8 - Computerworld:
... The Metro style browser in Windows 8 is as HTML5-only as possible, and plug-in free," said Hachamovitch. "The experience that plug-ins provide today is not a good match with Metro style browsing and the modern HTML5 Web....
Forget no more Flash. This is no more Active X.

Today we salute the fallen web standards warriors of the 1990s.

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