Close

Microsoft, Silverlight and Widevine

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Microsoft, Silverlight and Widevine

Microsoft has an uphill climb with Silverlight, the browser plug-in technology it’s developing to compete with Adobe’s ubiquitous Flash technology. To boost its chances, it’s taking a distinctly un-Microsoftian tack: it’s designing the technology to work on software platforms and devices outside the Windows universe. And in that vein, it’s working with Widevine to supply a non-Windows DRM for content delivered via Silverlight.

Read the complete story here.