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[2]: Comment by hornett
by hornett on Fri 1st Oct 2010 13:50 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by hornett"
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Quite a damning review!

I take my comments back for the time being (although I suppose there is is nothing to say that the compressor cannot be tuned/have more psy optimisation added in order to give better detail).

Edited 2010-10-01 13:53 UTC

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