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by Jason Snell & Dan Moren

Linked by Dan Moren

Speedtest Beta drops Flash for HTML5

Even though Adobe has itself more or less driven the nails into Flash’s coffin, what is dead may never die. There are a few lingering sites which rely on Flash, among them Ookla’s Speedtest, which is still the most convenient way to check your Internet connection speeds. Fortunately, the company’s already got a beta version running in HTML51, which means we’re one step closer to eradicating Flash from the world…forever.


  1. Of course, you can also get around the need for Flash if you use the iOS app.  ↩