The latest Android 4.0 (Ice cream Sandwich) lacks flash player, and moreover there is no option for users to download it from Android Market. Adobe has confirmed that they have stopped the development of mobile Flash Player for phones and tablets instead will be focusing on HTML 5. This news came as a shock to all Android lovers
However, Google is with the view that this is just a temporary phase and flash for ICS will be available soon.
“Flash hasn’t been released for ICS yet so as far as we know, Adobe will support Flash for ICS”
– Google’s Official Statement
Samsung Galaxy Nexus is the first phone with Android 4.0 operating system, but will lack flash support presently. But many users of Galaxy Nexus stated that they after buying the phone did not even it once that their phone lacks flash support as android 4.0 brings excellent feel to the users. Google announced that they will soon be updating Flash Player for Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Android Market, and the buyers do not need to fret about it.
Currently none of the IT Giants (Google and Adobe) has specified that when the latest flash for Ice Cream Sandwich is scheduled to release. Everyone is hoping to see the latest flash soon.