https://www.duolingo.com/gringo_starr

sound without flash?

awesome website. my only complaint about duolingo so far is the use of flash.

flash is horrible for many technical and other reasons i wont go into here.

is there any way to use sound on this website without flash? thanks!

May 14, 2012

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https://www.duolingo.com/gringo_starr

apparently the ipad does use flash. i changed my user-agent to ipad and duolingo still serves pages with flash applets.

my advice to the duolingo dev team:

DON'T BE A NOOB. LOSE THE FLASH!

the rest of duolingo is almost perfect. keep up the good work. this would be the best way to learn a new language if it used HTML4, unfortunately you must use unstable, non-secure, proprietary bloat-spyware to fully utilize the lessons.

May 23, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/nfarris

I agree! The record function just won't work right on my Mac.

May 25, 2012

https://www.duolingo.com/Snowman

The DuoLingo sound works fine on my iPad and as far as I know the iPad does not support flash.

May 17, 2012
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