Herberth Alvarado

Safari moving away from Flash

Blog Post created by Herberth Alvarado Champion on Jun 17, 2016

In Safari 10, included in macOS Sierra, Apple disables common plug-ins like Adobe Flash, Java, Silverlight, and QuickTime by default in an effort to focus on HTML5 content and improve the overall web browsing experience. Accessing this content on websites where it is required now requires playback to be authorized with a click.


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