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08.26.10
MPEG-LA makes H.264 video royalty-free forever, as long as it's freely distributed
08.26.10

MPEG-LA makes H.264 video royalty-free forever, as long as it's freely distributed

The H.264 codec that makes a good deal of digital video possible has actually been free to use (unde...

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05.20.10
PS3's Torne digital TV tuner / DVR adapter gets 2.00 software update next month
05.20.10

PS3's Torne digital TV tuner / DVR adapter gets 2.00 software update next month

Japan hasn't had a lot of time to get used to the PlayStation 3's Torne digital TV tuner since it l...

By R. Lawler,   05.20.10
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12.17.09
Blu-ray 3D specifications finalized, your PS3 is ready
12.17.09

Blu-ray 3D specifications finalized, your PS3 is ready

In case plans by AMD and a slew of other tech vendors planning to showcase 3D Blu-ray compatible pr...

By R. Lawler,   12.17.09
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09.22.09
Gartner predicts that by 2013, 95 percent of video will be H.264
09.22.09

Gartner predicts that by 2013, 95 percent of video will be H.264

This is an older report by Gartner that just caught our eye, but we just found the news so refreshin...

By B. Drawbaugh,   09.22.09
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05.05.09
MPEG group working on AVC replacement for Ultra High Definition video of the future
05.05.09

MPEG group working on AVC replacement for Ultra High Definition video of the future

The tech around Super Hi-Vision technology may not be completely worked out yet, but with that on t...

By R. Lawler,   05.05.09
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03.05.09
Four new Aquos Blu-ray DVRs on the way from Sharp
03.05.09

Four new Aquos Blu-ray DVRs on the way from Sharp

Sharp's back again with four more Blu-ray DVRs unlikely to ever see release here in the U.S., but a...

By R. Lawler,   03.05.09
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12.13.08
iriver's 7-inch Framee-L digiframe handles multimedia just fine
12.13.08

iriver's 7-inch Framee-L digiframe handles multimedia just fine

It's darn tough to pump out a digiframe that's not immediately forgettable these days, but if anybo...

By D. Murph,   12.13.08
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09.22.08
ATSC 2.0 includes support for H.264
09.22.08

ATSC 2.0 includes support for H.264

Whoa, we didn't see this one coming, but in an announcement today, the international Advanced Televi...

By B. Drawbaugh,   09.22.08
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02.28.08
Thomson launches HD AVC encoding tools for Blu-ray
02.28.08

Thomson launches HD AVC encoding tools for Blu-ray

Thomson's Tiger AVC encoder that it has been using in house for the last couple of years, is now ava...

By R. Lawler,   02.28.08
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