Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


More on LinuxToday


Chromium Goes All In for Open Source Video

Jan 12, 2011, 13:33 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to jhansonxi for this link. ]

"About half a year after Google announced its WebM video codec at Google I/O, Chromium has made some interesting announcements on how the open-source browser project plans to support open-source video.

"Chromium Project Manager Mike Jazayeri writes that his team is "changing Chrome's HTML5 video support to make it consistent with the codecs already supported by the open Chromium project." That means WebM (VP8) will be supported, as will the open-source codec Theora. H.264, on the other hand, will be phased out."

Complete Story

Related Stories: