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[4]: What Youtube SHOULD do!!
by orestes on Wed 20th Apr 2011 16:38 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: What Youtube SHOULD do!!"
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...or they'll switch to another content source that isn't being a pain in the ass for them. Sites rise very quickly on the web, youtube being one of them, but it's important we not forget that they fall just as swiftly.

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