Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 26th Apr 2011 11:48 UTC, submitted by Elv13
Multimedia, AV And the fight continues. Only a few months after the desperate move by the MPEG-LA to get anyone - anyone - to submit patents to a possible WebM patent pool, Google and the WebM community have struck back. A whole slew of major companies have formed the WebM Community Cross-License initiative, basically a sort-of Open Invention Network for WebM.
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RE: It's getting old...
by dvhh on Tue 26th Apr 2011 14:54 UTC in reply to "It's getting old..."
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I know that it blocked microsoft from releasing the VC-1 codec as a royaltie free codec (or less likely open-source).

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