www. O S N E W S .com
News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials

Mozilla's Flash-killer 'Shumway' appears in Firefox nightlies
By Thom Holwerda on 2015-02-18 11:41:02

In November 2012 the Mozilla Foundation announced "Project Shumway", an effort to create a "web-native runtime implementation of the SWF file format."

Two-and-a-bit years, and a colossal number of Flash bugs later, Shumway has achieved an important milestone by appearing in a Firefox nightly, a step that suggests it's getting closer to inclusion in the browser.

I was unaware Flash needed a 'killer' at this point.

26  Comments - Printer friendly - Related stories
Recent related stories
- How Firefox got fast again - 2017-11-13
- The story of Firefox OS - 2017-03-03
- Project Mortar wants Pepper API Flash & PDFium in Firefox - 2016-10-04
- Mozilla ceases all Firefox OS development - 2016-09-28
- Firefox 48 beta, release, and E10S - 2016-06-08
- More related articles
 

Tell a friend
Your full name:
Your email address:
Your friend's email:
Anti-spam measure:
5+2=

News Features Interviews
BlogContact Editorials


WAP site - RSS feed
© OSNews LLC 1997-2007. All Rights Reserved.
The readers' comments are owned and a responsibility of whoever posted them.
Prefer the desktop version of OSNews?