Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 11th Jan 2011 22:21 UTC, submitted by Kroc
Google The WebM project - a VP8 video stream and a Vorbis audio stream wrapped in a Matroska container re-branded as a WebM container - launched by Google, openly supported by every major chip maker, is going to be the major codec for Google's Chrome web browser. Yes, Google is dropping H264 support from the Chrome web browser.
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RE[2]: Not that happy
by Karitku on Wed 12th Jan 2011 14:21 UTC in reply to "RE: Not that happy"
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I'd rather have a headache now and get it over with, than having the MPEG-LA (a confirmed patent troll, I might add) explore my anus a few years from now.

I am very much in favour of keeping my anus unexplored, so I'm VERY happy with this move.

Indeed it's much healthier to get ass raped by Google because after that atleast the giant ad is blocking the hole.

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