Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 11th Nov 2010 22:36 UTC, submitted by lemur2
Google Earlier this year, Google finally did what many of us hoped it would do: release the VP8 codec as open source. It became part of the WebM project, which combines VP8 video with Vorbis audio in a Matroshka container. The product manager for the WebM project, John Luther, gave an update on the status of the project - and it's doing great.
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RE[3]: umm
by umccullough on Fri 12th Nov 2010 00:29 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: umm"
umccullough
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2006-01-26

Headline ambiguity is a standard part of *poor* journalism.


Depends on what your goal is ;)

At least it forced me to read the article to find out what it meant.

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RE[4]: umm
by koki on Fri 12th Nov 2010 00:57 in reply to "RE[3]: umm"
koki Member since:
2005-10-17

"Headline ambiguity is a standard part of *poor* journalism.


Depends on what your goal is ;)

At least it forced me to read the article to find out what it meant.
"

That happens when you fall victim to yellow journalism, where the use of ambiguous headlines for the purpose that you describe is known to be common.

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RE[5]: umm
by umccullough on Fri 12th Nov 2010 01:05 in reply to "RE[4]: umm"
umccullough Member since:
2006-01-26

That happens when you fall victim to yellow journalism, where the use of ambiguous headlines for the purpose that you describe is known to be common.


Probably... but I guess in my experience, this is the rule, rather than the exception ;)

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