A closed-source multi-platform media player
RealNetworks, which plays a number of multimedia formats
Including MP3, MPEG-4, QuickTime, Windows Media, and
Proprietary RealAudio and RealVideo multiple versions of
|Adobe Flash Player
The Adobe Flash Player is software for viewing animations and movies using computer programs
such as a web browser. Flash Player is a widely distributed proprietary multimedia and application
player created by Macromedia and now developed and distributed by Adobe after its acquisition.
Flash Player runs SWF files that can be created by the Adobe Flash authoring tool, by Adobe Flex or
by a number of other Macromedia and third party tools.