Skype Releases Software Development Kit

Jun 23, 2010

SkypeKit gives Linux developers access to core functionality, SILK codec.

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Google Engineer Breaks Down Steps for VP8 Optimization

Jun 16, 2010

Road map for VP8 codec improvements laid bare.

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Adobe Drops 64-Bit Flash Support for Linux

Jun 15, 2010

"Making significant architectural changes" the official answer.

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Google Addresses Concerns over WebM License

Jun 07, 2010

Open source codec license gets tweaked in lieu of community concerns.

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Google Rolls Out WebM Support in Chrome and on YouTube

Jun 04, 2010

If you've signed up for the HTML5 beta on YouTube, you can now try out WebM.

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NetFlix Talks the Cloud and HTML5

May 20, 2010

Netflix's Director of Web Engineering discusses HTML5, but not for video.

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Google Reveals the WebM Project

May 19, 2010

Project to create high-quality open standard for video on the Web based on Vorbis and VP8.

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Blu-ray Compliance Comes to x264

Apr 27, 2010

The x264 main developer from the VideoLAN open source project has announced that the x264 free H.264 encoder can now also create Blu-ray-quality video.

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