"Sometimes when we get rid of things, people call us crazy... But sometimes you just have to pick the things that are going to be the right horse to ride forward... And Flash has had its day... but HTML5 is starting emerge."
Apple, the live-blogs note Jobs as saying, was the first to drop both the floppy and use USB. However, Jobs also noted that "Adobe came after us" and his Flash letter was a response to that.
"We're just trying to make great products," says Jobs."We don't think Flash makes a great product, so we're leaving it out. Instead, we're going to focus on technologies that are in ascendancy."