Want a Free Android Phone? Join Adobe
By on May 3rd, 2010

Adobe just joined the likes of Google in employee love. Yes. Android phones are being given away to employees at Adobe for free.

Adobe announced on last Thursday that it would put a new version of Flash for Android on display. This version of Flash targets Froyo, which is Android 2.2. This can be Adobe’s move to clean sweep all iPhones from its compounds. After all, we know what Apple did to Adobe. Just the last month, Adobe had confirmed that it will not have flash for the iPhone anymore. This is the least Adobe could do in reply.

angry_school_boys_fighting

Though, coming to the serious talk, this is Adobe’s plan to make its employees (especially developers) familiar with Android as that is the next prospective platform that they will be targeting from now onwards. The phones will come with Flash pre-installed.

The exact model of the giveaway is not known though; it is speculated to be a Nexus One.

Adobe has over 8,600 employees and has refused to release any official statement on this. So, it is not even clear if the phone will go to all employees or just the ones working on Flash Player 10.1 for Android. However, I really liked this idea of free Android phone giveaways. It is kind of an attempt by companies to increase their Karma.

(Via: cnet news)
(Image Via: Babble)

Tags: , , , , ,
Author: Chinmoy Kanjilal Google Profile for Chinmoy Kanjilal
Chinmoy Kanjilal is a FOSS enthusiast and evangelist. He is passionate about Android. Security exploits turn him on and he loves to tinker with computer networks. He rants occasionally at Techarraz.com. You can connect with him on Twitter @ckandroid.

Chinmoy Kanjilal has written and can be contacted at chinmoy@techie-buzz.com.
  • http://xpressabhi.com abhishek

    I thought its free for everyone and there will be contest kind of thing but… i m disappointed..

    • http://www.techarraz.com Chinmoy Kanjilal

      There is no contest. I clearly mentioned, go join Adobe. :)

  • http://www.mezzi.com/ Aluminum Laptop Case

    This feud between Apple and Adobe is amusing. Interesting that they make this announcement so soon after Steve Jobs released his rant bashing Adobe.

  • http://touristsitesinafrica.webs.com JOAB OGWAYO KHAMALA

    Android is the smartest phone available in the global market today.

  • teresa

    I am trying to either download either findmovie.com or movieweb on my android phone and neither have that option I am looking for a free site not one that’s going to cost me

 
Copyright 2006-2012 Techie Buzz. All Rights Reserved. Our content may not be reproduced on other websites. Content Delivery by MaxCDN