The New York Times has
It’s really too bad to see big firms make poor decisions like this, though I guess it shouldn’t surprise me.
Here’s hoping someone at The Times sees the light and re-builds the Times Reader for Mac in Flash instead. I’m betting MS paid them a chunk of change to use Silverlight to try and get Mac users to have a “need” for installing Silverlight…and if they didn’t get any payment from Microsoft for doing this, then it’s an even poorer decision.
Update: May 8, 2009: Times Reader 2.0 sneak peek is
Update: May 12, 2009: The Adobe AIR-based Times Reader 2.0 was