After the release of Adobe flash player 11 and Adobe AIR 3 it was obvious that a new Google Chrome update will come and company release its new update soon to fix minor bugs which might be preset in the new version. Although these fixes are not noticeable to the common user but still are important for the faster and better experience.
The Flash Player gets updated to version 11.1 while the Adobe AIR gets a new update to version 3.1. With the new update in the Flash Player the Stable channel of Google Chrome web browser has also been updated to 15.0.874.120 for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame platforms which now supports the new Flash Player 11.1.
As Adobe Flash Player 11 and Adobe AIR 3 included next-generation technologies like the gorgeous, cinematic 2D and 3D hardware accelerated graphics of Stage 3D the new version brings updates for the developers. With the more and more use of flash and HTML 5 in the projects the company is endeavoring hard to deliver the best stunning and immersive experiences across devices to the developers. The use of Flash player has immensely increased not only in desktops but also in Smartphone apps development.
The minor update done in the AIR 3.1 and flash Player 11.1 is mainly the iOS5 support for AIR. In details:
iOS 5 native extensions support for Adobe AIR: Flash-based apps now support new services provided by iOS 5 via AIR 3.1. Developers can create apps that integrate the latest iOS 5 capabilities like iCloud and iMessage.
Updated Native text input UI for Android: Android apps can now take advantage of the same native text input controls provided to BlackBerry Tablet OS and iOS operating systems to provide platform-specific user interaction behaviors such as magnification and text selection.
Video playback will be hidden under the browser when toggling between the tabs at full screen by shortcuts CTRL + TAB in IE9.
The new flash player update for Android fixes the video streaming issue on Samsung Galaxy Samsung Galaxy S II and enables 1080p video playback for NVidia Tegra 3 chipset based devices.
On the other hand Google chrome also gets the new update to version 15.0.874.120 with the inclusion of Adobe flash player 11.1 and with some fixes over small printing sizes. The major updates apart from flash player, seen in new version are as follows:
- Double free in Theora decoder.
- Out of bounds reads in MKV and Vorbis media handlers.
- Memory corruption regression in VP8 decoding.
- Heap overflow in Vorbis decoder.
- Buffer overflow in shader variable mapping.
- Use-after-free in editing.
- Failure to ask for permission to run applets in JRE7.
Although the releases include no major features but enhancements and bug fixes related to security, stability, performance, and device compatibility are done.
Download Google Chrome 15.0.874.120 Offline Installer
- Download Google Chrome Stable 15.0.874.120 for Windows
- Download Google Chrome Stable 15.0.874.120 for Linux
- Download Google Chrome Stable 15.0.874.120 for Mac
Download Adobe Flash Player 11.1 Offline Installer
Download the Windows Flash Player 11.1 ActiveX control content debugger (for IE)
Flash Player 11.1 for Mac Download the Macintosh Flash Player 11.1 Plugin content debugger (Intel-based Macs) Download the Macintosh Flash Player 11.1 Projector content debugger Download the Macintosh Flash Player 11.1 Projector
Flash Player 11.1 for Linux Download the Linux Flash Player 11.1 Plugin content debugger (TAR.GZ) Download the Linux Flash Player 11.1 Projector content debugger (TAR.GZ) Download the Linux Flash Player 11.1 Projector (TAR.GZ)