Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 26th Feb 2010 13:12 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Multimedia, AV The debate about HTML5 video is for the most part pretty straightforward: we all want HTML5 video, and we all recognise it's a better approach than Flash for online video. However, there's one thing we just can't seem to agree on: the codec. A number of benchmarks have been conducted recently, and they highlight the complexity of video encoding: they go either way.
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RE[3]: Bad comparison
by memson on Fri 26th Feb 2010 17:25 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Bad comparison"
memson
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Now maybe, not always. GIF used to not ship with a lot of browsers - BeOS for example, required a third party plug in for Net+. Until recently PNG was poorly supported in IE.

Edited 2010-02-26 17:28 UTC

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