WebM – An Open Media File Format based on Matroska

The big news today is that WebM will join the list of open and freely usable Web formats, and video will finally become a first-class citizen of the Web. The WebM launch is supported by Mozilla, Opera, Google and more than forty other publishers, software and hardware vendors.

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WebM defines the file container structure, video and audio formats.
In more detail, it is a video format consisting of:

More about WebM:

P.S. The web has always been open and freely-usable; Tim didn’t patent HTMLHåkon didn’t patent CSS and Brendan didn’t patent JavaScript.

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Added by Daniel on Thursday, May 20th, 2010 | Filed under Tech Tips

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