Originally Posted by ArgonNJ
The popularity of the ipad will determine the future of flash. If it becomes widely popular, then many sites will simply use HTML 5 to maintain ipad compatibility. Flash has lots of bagage, performance and security wise. BB users should not be excited that flash is coming to the BB.
The new browser is fully compliant with html5 as well, flash support will be in addition to not instead of anything, giving people more choice rather than dictating what they should use is a reason to be excited.
One obvious point to make, there seems such a double standard with blogs and forums, the blackberry os is supposedly so old and beyond saving, yet the headline features of os4 seem to be things that blackberry has done for ages, while the changes coming for blackberry get dismissed or ignored since they don't fit the meme.