Mpeg-4

06.08.11
ESPN's MPEG-4 switch provides a path to 1080p60 broadcasts
06.08.11

ESPN's MPEG-4 switch provides a path to 1080p60 broadcasts

A side effect of ESPN's transition to MPEG-4 exclusivity is that the new Motorola equipment it's...

By R. Lawler,   06.08.11
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05.26.11
ESPN will go all MPEG-4 in July
05.26.11

ESPN will go all MPEG-4 in July

For better or worse, ESPN is planning to pull its MPEG-2 feeds at the end of June and transmit to af...

By R. Lawler,   05.26.11
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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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07.04.10
VLC 1.1 released, adds hardware acceleration and new codec support
07.04.10

VLC 1.1 released, adds hardware acceleration and new codec support

VLC 1.1 was just released, adding hardware acceleration on Windows Vista, 7, and Linux (no mention...

By B. Bowers,   07.04.10
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06.11.10
Looking for ESPN 3D on Comcast? Get an MPEG-4 cable box first
06.11.10

Looking for ESPN 3D on Comcast? Get an MPEG-4 cable box first

We're just minutes away from the first match of the 2010 World Cup, and the first match broadcast o...

By R. Lawler,   06.11.10
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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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01.27.10
Sanyo bungs 23x optical zoom into Xacti DMX-SH11, Full HD into DMX-CG110
01.27.10

Sanyo bungs 23x optical zoom into Xacti DMX-SH11, Full HD into DMX-CG110

Ever tried operating a handheld cam at 20x optical zoom? Without a tripod, your recordings tend to...

By Vlad Savov,   01.27.10
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01.21.10
Sony DSC-TX5 waterproof camera sprung from a leak
01.21.10

Sony DSC-TX5 waterproof camera sprung from a leak

Think Sony would be happy with just making its latest shooter waterproof and calling it a day? Not...

By Vlad Savov,   01.21.10
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01.03.10
Samsung NX10 made official -- APS-C sensor and AMOLED screen crammed into hybrid DSLR body
01.03.10

Samsung NX10 made official -- APS-C sensor and AMOLED screen crammed into hybrid DSLR body

Samsung has just announced its NX10 "hybrid DSLR," which aims to give you all the uncompromising im...

By Vlad Savov,   01.03.10
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