Decoding

08.26.12
Raspberry Pi lands MPEG-2 and VC-1 decoding through personal licenses, H.264 encoding and CEC tag along
08.26.12

Raspberry Pi lands MPEG-2 and VC-1 decoding through personal licenses, H.264 encoding and CEC tag along

Making the Raspberry Pi affordable involved some tough calls, including the omission of MPEG-2 dec...

By A. Santos,   08.26.12
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05.28.10
Intel mulling WebM hardware acceleration in Atom CE4100 chip
05.28.10

Intel mulling WebM hardware acceleration in Atom CE4100 chip

Hey Google, shall we try the other box? Maybe it has hardware acceleration built in for your new Web...

By Vlad Savov,   05.28.10
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04.21.09
HD 101: How to use Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD with your PS3
04.21.09

HD 101: How to use Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD with your PS3

If you read Engadget HD, it's safe to say that you're ahead of the curve when it comes to home audi...

By Steven Kim,   04.21.09
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08.06.08
Your PC BD-Live ready? Cyberlink's latest Blu-ray Disc Advisor can check
08.06.08

Your PC BD-Live ready? Cyberlink's latest Blu-ray Disc Advisor can check

Cyberlink's updated its BD Advisor (the HD advice having sadly, but understandably, falling by the...

By R. Lawler,   08.06.08
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12.31.07
HD decoding CPU usage shootout: ATI vs nVidia
12.31.07

HD decoding CPU usage shootout: ATI vs nVidia

While around here you're more likely to see a flame war erupt about Blu-ray versus HD DVD, on many c...

By Erik Hanson,   12.31.07
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04.21.07
Laptops and flat panels also vulnerable to Van Eck eavesdropping
04.21.07

Laptops and flat panels also vulnerable to Van Eck eavesdropping

Those who wander into the realms of spying, phreaking, and dubious eavesdropping are likely familia...

By D. Murph,   04.21.07
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01.23.07
NVIDIA vs. ATI for HD movie playback
01.23.07

NVIDIA vs. ATI for HD movie playback

Whether playing HD DVD and Blu-ray discs from a drive, or files obtained or stored via other means,...

By R. Lawler,   01.23.07
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