AV1 Specification Released: Can we kiss goodbye to HEVC and royalty bearing video codecs?
02 Apr 2018
The newly released AV1 codec marks an important milestone in our road to royalty free video codecs. Here's a detailed analysis of what it means.
20 Jun 2016
VP9 is starting to find its way into chipsets, making VP9 hardware acceleration a reality. How is this turning out, and what the future of video coding looks like?
03 Sep 2015
The Alliance for Open Media was just announced. This is huge news for WebRTC video codec and a reboot of the codec wars. Here's what you should know about this initiative.
21 Apr 2015
Set top boxes may be running WebKit, but they aren't going to need WebRTC for your living room anytime soon. The main use case of video chat with others is a hard nut to crack in the living room environment.
18 Mar 2014
Ever thought why do people open source and share source code? There are many reasons to take this route. Here are 10 of them.
12 Jul 2013
What happens when Intel starts pushing WebRTC? Will other chipset vendors join in? Will it put pressure on Qualcomm?
30 Apr 2013
API Management has been redefined these past few weeks: it is no longer a queint startup solution - it has joined the big leagues with acquisitions made by Intel and CA.
27 Sep 2012
In the end of the day, every software success relies on hardware modifications. I am a bit fed up with people telling me that software codecs are just good enough – they consume the same battery life (they don’t), they provide the same quality (they don’t), they can run on small devices (they can’t). You […]
24 Sep 2012
WebRTC is facing a real challenge in the hardware arena if it is going to select VP8 as its mandatory video codec. Here is why.
18 Sep 2012
Now that Opus is the voice codec of choice for WebRTC, which one will be selected for video? VP8 or H.264?