Tech wrap: Farmville shuts down, Sony PS5 India launch date revealed and more | HT Tech

Tech wrap: Farmville shuts down, Sony PS5 India launch date revealed and more

We have news coming from Apple, Amazon, Sony and more. While Sony finally announced the PS5 India launch date, Zynga killed its 11-year old game – Farmville as Adobe Flash dies.

By: HT TECH
| Updated on: Jan 01 2021, 22:42 IST
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The first day of 2021 was came with some rumours and announcements in the world of tech. We have news coming from Apple, Amazon, Sony and more. While Sony finally announced the PS5 India launch date, Zynga killed its 11-year old game – Farmville as Adobe Flash dies. These and much more in our tech wrap for now.

Remember Farmville? Here's why it finally got shut after 11 years

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After 11 years of its existence, Farmville creator Zynga shut down the game on December 31, 2020. The sad news comes due to Adobe's decision to stop distributing and updating Flash Player for all web browsers starting Dec 31, 2020. Since FarmVille required the Flash Player plugin, it dies along with the Flash Player. 

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First Published Date: 01 Jan, 22:42 IST
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