Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
Mike Melanson has updated the Penguin.SWF blog at Adobe. His post is a bit disturbing about Flash v8/9 support for GNU/Linux. The possible "stoppage" he claims is due to the number of possible ways of doing XYZ task in GNU/Linux, while there are APIs in Mac OS X and Windows for those needs.