Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 24th Jan 2010 17:59 UTC
Mozilla & Gecko clones This week, both YouTube and Vimeo opened up beta offerings using HTML5 video instead of Flash to bring video content to users. Both of them chose to use the h264 codec, which meant that only Safari and Chrome can play these videos, since firefox doesn't license the h264 codec. Mike Shaver, Mozilla's vice president of engineering, explained on his blog why Mozilla doesn't license the h264 codec.
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RE: Editorial?
by Boldie on Sun 24th Jan 2010 20:36 UTC in reply to "Editorial?"
Boldie
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2007-03-26

Eugenias husband is (was?) working for google, might just have been that it put him in a awkward spot. Not that I can see anything radical in that Eugenias post, so who knows.

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