I foun this on CNET :
Flash 8 poised to take on Web video
With a big launch early next month for Flash 8 that emphasizes
Web video, Macromedia could challenge Microsoft, Real and Apple.
Macromedia plans to unveil its Flash 8 software early next month with an emphasis on video capabilities that some think could up-end the Web video market.
Macromedia is expected to announce the latest version of its signature Flash software Aug. 8, or 8/8, and release the software a few weeks later, said a source familiar with the company's plans.