Google Clarifies Their H.264 Stance, Hands Keys Of Web Video’s Future Back To Flash

Link: Google Clarifies Their H.264 Stance, Hands Keys Of Web Video’s Future Back To Flash “Earlier this week, Google wrote a very short post to announce a big change: they were dropping support for the H.264 codec in Chrome. While they may have tried to whisper it, the post resulted in a shitstorm. As a…

Continue Reading

Google’s Decision To Drop H.264 Support Brilliantly Slamed by Microsoft Evangelist

Link: Google’s Decision To Drop H.264 Support Brilliantly Slamed by Microsoft Evangelist “A lot has been written about Google’s decision to no longer support H.264 HTML5 video playback in Chrome … Make sure you read this one from Tim Sneath, director of the Windows and Silverlight technical evangelism team. It’s a hilarious must-read.” “In a…

Continue Reading

IE9 Outperforms Other Browsers for HTML5 Compliance

Link: IE9 Outperforms Other Browsers for HTML5 Compliance “The Worldwide Web Consortium has released the results of its first tests to ascertain browsers’ conformity to HTML5. And in a side-by-side comparison of Microsoft Internet Explorer 9, Google Chrome 7, Firefox 4 beta 6, Opera 10.6, and Safari 5.0, the tests found that the most compliant…

Continue Reading