VP8 and MPEG LA (WebM blog)
Posted Mar 8, 2013 13:28 UTC (Fri) by man_ls
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You are right about the big shiny button. So perhaps there is another big shiny button right besides it that says: "Delete all H.264 videos right now" so only the VP8 copy is left. Think about it: Chrome can read it, Firefox can read it, Android can read it. Perhaps iOS or IE<=8 cannot access YouTube anymore? Tough luck.
It is a bit thermonuclear: as a threat it looks great, in real life it sucks.
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