Adobe Flash Media Server to Deliver to iPad and Other iOS Devices
[This article originally appeared on Beet.tv.]
Although Adobe's ubiquitous Flash Player is not on Apple's iOS devices, its Flash Media Server wil soon allow publishers to stream the same live video format to these devices as well to the desktop, Android, and some smart TV's, according to Kevin Towes, senior product manager for Adobe's Flash Media Server group.
We interviewed Towes earlier today from the floor of the NAB Conference via Sky Video. Earlier this week, Towes blogged about the new server capabilities.
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