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[5]: Comment by kaiwai
by Kroc on Fri 30th Apr 2010 10:33 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Comment by kaiwai"
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Nothing is compatible with QuickTime X, it doesn't have a plugin interface.

They will block DirectShow codecs because they have said IE9 will use H264 _only_. Read the article.

Edited 2010-04-30 10:43 UTC

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