WebM: Google unveils VP8 video codec

    It seems the Theora war against H.264 has come to an end. In the battle between the free and the best wins a free and better.

    As we recall, Google recently bought On2. This company is known not only for launching VP3, which formed the basis of the free Theora codec, but also for creating an excellent VP8 video codec that can easily compete with the current H.264 leader. Google (as well as many others) is very unprofitable war codecs around the tag

    Also popular now: