Linked by Kroc Camen on Thu 29th Apr 2010 23:04 UTC
Internet Explorer I am almost flabbergasted by the spin and blunt-face upon which this news is delivered. We were just discussing the pot calling the kettle black with Apple / Adobe and now Microsoft have also come out in favour of a closed video format for an open web--IE9's HTML5 video support will allow H264 only. Update Now that the initial shock is over, I've rewritten the article to actually represent news rather than something on Twitter.
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RE[2]: 1-2 Punch
by WereCatf on Thu 29th Apr 2010 23:27 UTC in reply to "RE: 1-2 Punch"
WereCatf
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2006-02-15

really?

Really??????

Where is the extend? how about the plan to kill H264.

Frankly I think you did not give any thought to the meaning of that phrase.


I'd say you didn't think of it enough. There are various different ways to see it, I see it as: embrace HTML5 and the freedom of it, extend it with H.264, kill off the freedom of it.

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