Information on Adobe products
AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime) is a platform-independent runtime environment developed by Adobe Systems. It allows web applications to function more like locally installed programs, and combines the advantages of both, forming a "Rich Internet Application" (RIA). An RIA enables website users advanced functions, like for example drag and drop, 3D effects, animations and support for various video and other file formats.
Adobe Flash Player can be used to display various forms of interactive and multimedia content.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC is a PDF Viewer. This software can be used for viewing, printing, and adding notes to pdf documents. It is also integrated in the Adobe Document Cloud , allowing users to access the software from mobile devices.
Shockwave Player is the web standard for easy embedding of multimedia-content. This free Adobe software is a way of displaying interactive media like games, presentations, and entertainment or advertising content in various browsers. The player is provided for free.