Flash Player 10, Silverlight 2 available now

Microsoft has released the final version of Silverlight, its proprietary rich internet application platform that, according to Microsoft, is already present in about one fourth of all desktop computers.

It’s a 4.6 MB download available for Windows and Mac OS X from Microsoft Silverlight web site.

Just on the heels of Silverlight release, Adobe has released the final version of Flash Player 10 which introduces new 3D effects, advanced audio processing, more text layout control options and the possibility to use visual effects created with Adobe Pixel Bender, among other enhancements.

Adobe Flash Player 10 is available as a 1.8 MB download for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

More details at eWeek.