As typographically rich publishing reaches beyond paper to the Web, Monotype Imaging expands its customer base by buying its rival's MyFonts Web service as well as lots of fonts.
One of the biggest video sites on the Net will use Google's next-generation video compression technology after it's fully defined on June 17.
This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.
The Net giant has lodged its video codec with the Internet standards group--but the move is independent from standardization, Google says.
Google's interest in the royalty-free Vorbis audio codec raises new possibilities for successors CELT and, in the longer run, Ghost.
We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.
The computing industry has just begun taking the VP8 codec seriously, but Google wants people to adopt its brand-new successor.
Nokia says Google is trying to force VP8 down the computing industry's throat, but Google is backing up its free video technology with patent deals and help with HTC's legal defense against Nokia.
It looks like the May release of WebM wasn't the final word for Google's Web video technology: there's now room for experimentation.
Awards are given out to scientists studying a range of animal and human behavior in humorous research.