Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th Jan 2011 20:31 UTC
Internet & Networking And the fallout from Google's decision to drop H.264 support from its Chrome web browser continues to fall. Opera's Haavard - speaking on his own behalf - slammed the article which appeared on Ars Technica earlier today, while Micrsoft's Tim Sneath likened Google's move to the president of the United States banning English in favour of Esperanto. Also within, a rant (there's no other word for it) about the disrespect displayed by H.264 proponents towards the very open source community that saved and invigorated the web.
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RE[10]: My own opinion
by missingxtension on Fri 14th Jan 2011 06:17 UTC in reply to "RE[9]: My own opinion"
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Excuse you me, but you seem to defy the logic of technology.
Apple was started from a freaking garage.
Google used commodity hardware.
Look at both companies now.
Now why cant one codec be more popular than the other.
In this case, Its just a popularity contest.
What do i mean by that? Well look at the current trend.
The most visited site in the interwed is facebook.

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