silverlight or flash? which is best?

  Jwbjnwolf 19:22 08 Nov 2010
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I believe that ms silverlight is an alternative to adobe flash,
what else is it and which is better?
is also instead of adobe shockwave?

  Nontek 19:44 08 Nov 2010

As I understand it Silverlight is a tool for Software developers.

  grey george 20:35 08 Nov 2010

I think MS recently dropped silverlight development for general pc use and are instead going for HTML5

  sunnystaines 22:07 08 Nov 2010

you will need silverlight if you use skyplayer to view sky tv on the net.

the only use i have found for it.

  MAT ALAN 15:25 09 Nov 2010
  cocteau48 15:38 09 Nov 2010

I believe that grey george is correct - at least according to "CLICK" on the beeb last weekend.

  Jwbjnwolf 18:07 09 Nov 2010

so I might as well just keep to adobe flash and shockwave then, just wondering if silverlight was any good as a replacement to save hd space.
guees not then, just like most microsoft software.

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