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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RE[3]: What Youtube SHOULD do!!
by bert64 on Wed 20th Apr 2011 12:10 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: What Youtube SHOULD do!!"
bert64
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how many site would a AVERAGE user visit that include heavy html5 usage. It's not the main concern, IE6-8 users are.


The reason there aren't more sites out there with heavy html5 usage is precisely because many of those average users have browsers which would be unable to render them. IE has been stifling web innovation for years, and continues to do so.

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