Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 30th Sep 2010 23:04 UTC
Google A few months ago, Google open sourced the VP8 video codec as part of the WebM video project, to create a truly Free/free unencumbered video format for the web as an answer to the non-Free/free patent-encumbered H264 format. Today, Google launched a new image format for the web, WebP, which aims to significantly reduce the file size of photos and images on the web.
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RE: Privacy invasion included
by pabloski on Fri 1st Oct 2010 10:07 UTC in reply to "Privacy invasion included"
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They can do the same now. The image formats used on the internet have open specs, so they can rape your privacy NOW!!!

They don't need a new image format to know what you're doing.

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