Now available: Flash Player 10.3 Beta for Windows, Mac, and Linux

Flash Player 10.3 beta software is ready for download at Adobe Labs! Flash Player 10.3 provides key features for developers, content publishers, and end-users. Adobe urges the developer community and technically savvy users to test these new features, which include:

  • Media measurement — Implement your own video analytics.
  • Acoustic echo cancellation — Create real-time online collaboration experiences that provide high-quality audio without requiring a headset.
  • Integration with browser privacy controls for managing local storage — Users can easily clear local storage from the browser settings interface.
  • Native Control Panel — New streamlined controls make it easier to manage Flash Player privacy, security, and storage settings.
  • Auto-update notification for Mac OS — Mac users: Get automatic notification of Flash Player updates on Mac OS, and stay current with the latest capabilities.

Flash Player 10.3 beta supports these features on the desktop. Adobe plans to bring them to mobile devices in the future.

Watch upcoming entries on our blog for more detailed descriptions. Also, stay tuned for a new posting of the Adobe ActionScript 3.0 Reference that describes Flash Player 10.3 APIs.

See the official FAQ: http://icomm.corp.adobe.com/Library/?pid=55466