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.
While Beta candidates of Adobe Flash Player 9 for Linux have been available now for several months, the first official Linux Flash Player 9.0 release has now come about. Adobe Flash Player v188.8.131.52 is now available for download. The new Flash Player is available in .tar.gz format and packaged as an RPM. Be sure to share your thoughts on this new Flash Player release in the Phoronix Forums.