Thursday, May 20, 2010

Apple's Steve Jobs worried about WebM's patents, features

<img align='left' src='http://photos.macnn.com/news/1005/ipad-jobs.jpg' border='0' width='176' height='120' />Apple chief Steve Jobs signaled his own doubts about using the new WebM format for HTML5 video. When asked about his thoughts by UK developer Kris Bloe, Jobs simply posted a link to a recent teardown of WebM that challenged not just its features but its legality. WebM's VP8 video codec bears a strong resemblance to H.264 and may violate multiple patents....

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