Adobe announced the Adobe Open Screen Project which means that SWF format is now totally open. Adobe removed restrictions on the use of the SWF and FLV/F4V specifications as also the all licensing fees. Maybe Apple will now be able to accept Flash on iPhone.
Here are some of good articles pointing the importance of such move of Adobe:
Peter Elst – Adobe announces the Open Screen Project
Aral Balkan – Big news: Flash goes completely open!
Flash Magazine – Open Screen Project – Adobe opens even more