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03.07.13
Google and MPEG LA settle up, free VP8 video codec for the world wide web
03.07.13

Google and MPEG LA settle up, free VP8 video codec for the world wide web

The longstanding disagreement between Google and MPEG LA is finally over, as the two parties have...

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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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08.26.10
Royalty-free H.264 is a big win for HTML5, big loss for Flash
08.26.10

Royalty-free H.264 is a big win for HTML5, big loss for Flash

Update: Mozilla responds, saying that by 2014 (when the original fee-free license for H.264 would ha...

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05.21.10
Google's WebM video format might not be so free after all, says MPEG-LA
05.21.10

Google's WebM video format might not be so free after all, says MPEG-LA

Google might be trying to shake up video on the web by releasing the WebM video format and VP8 cod...

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05.04.10
Know Your Rights: H.264, patent licensing, and you
05.04.10

Know Your Rights: H.264, patent licensing, and you

Know Your Rights is Engadget's technology law series, written by our own totally punk ex-copyright a...

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10.21.08
Target agrees to pay MPEG-2 licensing fee for Trutech store brand displays, is Vizio next?
10.21.08

Target agrees to pay MPEG-2 licensing fee for Trutech store brand displays, is Vizio next?

Target has apparently come around to MPEG-LA's way of thinking, agreeing to pay royalties to the lic...

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06.11.08
Vizio supplier says it paid MPEG-2 patents
06.11.08

Vizio supplier says it paid MPEG-2 patents

Just an update on that Vizio vs. the world tiff, one of the major shareholders of the company and ma...

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06.11.08
Vizio supplier says it paid MPEG-2 patents
06.11.08

Vizio supplier says it paid MPEG-2 patents

Just an update on that Vizio vs. the world tiff, one of the major shareholders of the company and ma...

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