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Open Source and Proprietary Internet Video Codecs

Internet video broadcasting is rapidly becoming the medium of choice for delivery of video entertainment and news. There are no geographic limitations or techn...

Overview of Digital Video File Formats

The wonderful world of digital video is drowning in a sea of alphabet soup. Do you get frustrated not knowing an .avi from an .flv?To help you master the wo...

Youtube Is Testing High Quality H264 Encoding

So, just today I was speaking with a friend who could swear that the quality of a certain video on Youtube was much better than it was when we watched it just l...
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Free OpenSource Multimedia File Properties Tool

Found a cool open source tool for quick reading of multimedia file properties, MediaInfo. MediaInfo is a cross-platform, light-weight, open source application t...
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Adobe Flash Player 9: Support for HD MPEG-4 Video

Flash Player 9 is constructed on the improvements of Flash Player 8 by bringing more power to the runtime by the use of ActionScript 3.0. ActionScript 3.0 bring...

How To Optimize Streaming Video - Video SEO

As I am writing all of these posts and guides related to Video SEO, it occured to me that I should mention how to optimize streaming videos as well.   Obviously...
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Standard Encoding Format for Video - AVC / H.264

H.264 encoding also known as MPEG-4 Part 10, or AVC (for Advanced Video Coding) is ready to become the format of convergence in the digital video industry, rega...