Detection kit: SWFFix 0.2 public alpha now available

The SWFFix Dev blog announced on Wednesday the public alpha of a new open source detection kit. The best detection minds are working together to solve your Flash Player embedding and detection issues — the project was started by Geoff Stearns (of SWFObject), Bobby Van der Sluis (of UFO) and Michael Williams from the Flash Player team (Adobe detection kit and Express Install).

One Response to Detection kit: SWFFix 0.2 public alpha now available

  1. sherwood says:

    I attended a session with a Google engineer a couple weeks ago, where he characterized swfobject as a “dangerous” technique for optimizing Flash for search engines. He said that he could not guarantee that swfobject users would not be penalized, even if their implementation was totally above-board:http://www.searchmatters.net/2007/07/16/google-flash-fixes-can-be-%e2%80%9cdangerous%e2%80%9d/