Thursday, August 26, 2010

MPEG LA Announces Permanent Royalty Moratorium For H264

MPEG LA has announced that free h264 content (vs. paid h264 content which will still have royalties) will be royalty free forever. With ubiquitous h264 support on mobile devices, personal computers and all other types of media devices, this assures that h264 will remain the de facto standard for video playback for the foreseeable future."

See: Slashdot Discussion

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