Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 30th Sep 2010 23:04 UTC
Google A few months ago, Google open sourced the VP8 video codec as part of the WebM video project, to create a truly Free/free unencumbered video format for the web as an answer to the non-Free/free patent-encumbered H264 format. Today, Google launched a new image format for the web, WebP, which aims to significantly reduce the file size of photos and images on the web.
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RE: What? No love for JPEG2000?
by MechR on Fri 1st Oct 2010 05:49 UTC in reply to "What? No love for JPEG2000?"
MechR
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2006-01-11

How come Google isn't comparing it against JP2?

They did; see here:
http://code.google.com/speed/webp/docs/c_study.html

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