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Adobe CEO fires back at Apple

Posted on Friday, April 30 2010 @ 19:58:35 CEST by

Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen responds to Steve Jobs' long rant about Flash by stating that Jobs pulled a smokescreen to hide Apple's own cumbersome restrictions.
Substantively, Narayen didn't offer much we haven't heard Adobe say before, but his frustration with Apple is palpable even in summary form: he called Jobs' points a "smokescreen," said Flash is an "open specification," and further said Apple's restrictions are "cumbersome" to developers and have "nothing to do with technology." What's more, he also said Jobs' claims about Flash affecting battery life are "patently false," and suggested that any Flash-related crashes on OS X have more to do with Apple's operating system than Adobe's software.

Perhaps most importantly, Narayen reiterated that Adobe is fundamentally about making it easier for devs to write multiplatform tools -- a stance Jobs specifically took issue with in his letter, saying multiplatform tools lead to bad user experiences.



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