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Why HTML5 isn’t your savior, after all.

In Pundits, Stupidity on March 10, 2010 at 5:06 pm

A lot of people are making a lot of noise about how Flash isn’t as good as HTML5, about how much slower Flash is than the new browser spec, how everything will be better once we shake ourselves free of the shackles of tyranny of Adobe’s Flash and run into the safe harbor of HTML5.

When people make noise like this, it tells me that they don’t know what they’re talking about. Sorry, cool kids: if you hold these views then you lack the technical knowledge to put your opinion in the public sphere.

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