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Flash

Value of a security displayed, or flashed across the tape, when the tape display cannot keep up with volume on an exchange and lags the current price by more than approximately five minutes.

Flash

When the tape is late by more than five minutes, the current price of a security that periodically displays, or "flashes," on the ticker. This interrupts the delayed prices and keeps investors abreast of where the current price is even if they do not know how it arrived there. The flash price displays every five or 10 minutes.
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Adobe, the Adobe logo, Flash, Flash Platform, Flash Player, Creative Suite Flash Professional, and Adobe AIR are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
On2 will demonstrate the new upgrades and high definition video playback in Adobe Flash Player 9 using VP6-S at the upcoming Streaming Media West show at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center, November 6-8, 2007.
Freescale plans to support a fully optimized and hardware-accelerated version of Flash Player 10.
Together, VP6-S and VP6-E video profiles in Adobe Flash Player 9 offer the benefits of Flash Player compatible video across the spectrum of content and use cases desired by content providers and consumers.
The ability to incorporate new features like microphone access or accelerometer input allows Flash Player 10.
Since Flash Player 8, the On2 VP6 codec has helped our customers deliver high quality, on-demand and live video through the Flash Player," said Kevin Towes, technical product manager for Flash Media Server at Adobe.
1 Appropriate ATI graphics processor and Catalyst driver required to support the new Flash Player
Motorola is excited to be one of the first handset manufacturers to ship Android based devices with Flash Player support early next year," said Christy Wyatt, vice president of software applications and ecosystem at Motorola.
Today marks the beginning of creative revolution, one in which we'll begin to see the Internet come alive with an entirely new caliber of evocative and visually immersive imagery made possible by On2's Flix line of Flash video authoring tools for Flash Player 8," said Douglas McIntyre, chairman, president and chief executive officer of On2 Technologies.
NVIDIA ION-based netbooks and nettops like the HP Mini 311, Lenovo IdeaPad S12, Samsung N510, Acer AspireRevo, and Asus eeeBox EB1012 and others are shipping today and once Flash Player 10.
The Flash developer community is still buzzing from the launch of Flash Player 8 and the high quality Flash encoding tools available to them from On2," said Douglas McIntyre, chairman, president and chief executive officer of On2 Technologies.
We're now delivering pre-roll both in our downloadable media and via the embeddable flash player on our website.