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03.25.13
Nokia accuses Google of 'forcing' VP8 video codec on the world, uses patent system to resist it
03.25.13

Nokia accuses Google of 'forcing' VP8 video codec on the world, uses patent system to resist it

Just when Google thought everything was going swell with its open source VP8 video standard for th...

By S. Sakr,   03.25.13
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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...

By M. Gorman,   03.07.13
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03.19.12
Mozilla caves, will support H.264 to avoid 'irrelevance'
03.19.12

Mozilla caves, will support H.264 to avoid 'irrelevance'

It looks like Mozilla is ready to throw in the towel in its battle against the patent-laden H.264 vi...

By T. O'Brien,   03.19.12
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08.06.11
Skype 5.5 uses VP8 for video chats, keeps the WebM love aflame
08.06.11

Skype 5.5 uses VP8 for video chats, keeps the WebM love aflame

Despite forming a coalition with a bevy of companies, Google's radical WebM video libertarianis...

By D. Cesa,   08.06.11
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04.26.11
Coalition of companies creates WebM Community Cross License initiative
04.26.11

Coalition of companies creates WebM Community Cross License initiative

When Google unveiled its WebM open source media format and declared it to be the one codec to rule...

By M. Gorman,   04.26.11
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04.20.11
YouTube starts transcoding all new uploads to WebM, already has a third of its library ready
04.20.11

YouTube starts transcoding all new uploads to WebM, already has a third of its library ready

Google's resolve to bring WebM video streaming to the masses doesn't seem to have been weakened by...

By Vlad Savov,   04.20.11
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03.18.11
WebM components for IE9 bring further video compatibility to Windows, end to codec conflict?
03.18.11

WebM components for IE9 bring further video compatibility to Windows, end to codec conflict?

We've been reporting on the drama over Google's WebM ever since Microsoft compared the video format...

By C. Trout,   03.18.11
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03.15.11
Internet Explorer 9 gets WebM support with 'preview' plug-in from Google, internet video gets more friendly
03.15.11

Internet Explorer 9 gets WebM support with 'preview' plug-in from Google, internet video gets more friendly

Google has released an early WebM plug-in for Microsoft's latest and greatest browser, IE9 -- stepp...

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02.23.11
Android 2.3.3 gives you another reason to want it: WebM support
02.23.11

Android 2.3.3 gives you another reason to want it: WebM support

Our first indication of a delivery date for the Gingerbread iteration of Android came way back in M...

By Vlad Savov,   02.23.11
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