Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 20th Apr 2011 09:20 UTC
Google The revolution has begun! Web video will be freed from the shackles of the MPEG-LA and the dreaded claws of patents and incomprehensible licenses! Sorry, I got a little carried away there. Anywho, YouTube has announced all new videos uploaded to the site will be transcoded into WebM, and that the most important part of the site's catalogue is already available in WebM.
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Comment by liber
by liber on Wed 20th Apr 2011 09:41 UTC
liber
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2008-10-26

I have been using the html5 version of youtube for a while now, and I must say, i can't really notice any difference, except for less CPU usage.

For youtube videos no one will notice a difference anyway, and webm is from an ideology standpoint the better choice.

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