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Google urges fast adoption of VP9 video compression

The computing industry has just begun taking the VP8 codec seriously, but Google wants people to adopt its brand-new successor.

By May 15, 2013

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Google's VP9 video codec nearly done; YouTube will use it

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.

By May 10, 2013

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Google's new VP9 video technology reaches public view

The older VP8 hasn't taken the world by storm, but VP9 could give Google a fresh start in its attempt to popularize royalty-free video streaming.

By December 28, 2012

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VLC steps into next-gen video wars with VP9, HEVC support

With VLC 2.1.1, VideoLAN continues to sidestep the software patent licensing minefield of video compression. Meanwhile, open-source allies put muscle behind the new Daala codec.

By November 15, 2013

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Google's Web-video ambitions bump into hard reality

The company's technical prowess and free VP9 licensing haven't been enough to dent the fortunes of rival compression format HEVC. But Google's already moving on to VP10.

By September 12, 2014

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Podcast: Apple VP Eddy Cue on iTunes 9

Larry talks with Eddy Cue, Apple VP of Internet services about the new features of iTunes 9. They also discuss how to get near "lossless" quality from iTunes downloads.

By September 22, 2009

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HEVC video standard finished; high-end improvements coming

A standards group completes its work on a compression technology called HEVC, or H.265, which promises to improve resolution, image quality, and color. Google's VP9 is waiting in the wings.

By January 28, 2013

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YouTube: 2014 is the year of the high-def stream

With all the quality of high-definition, 4K video streams at half the bandwidth, thanks to a Google video format.

By January 2, 2014

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Google to show off low-bandwidth 4K YouTube streaming at CES

Google has plenty of partners supporting its new 4K bandwidth, according to a report, so this could be the year of 4K.

By January 5, 2014

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YouTube to deliver 4K video at half the bandwidth

A new video codec from Google promises to deliver 4K content without all that buffering.

By January 2, 2014