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H.264 codec to be dropped from Chrome/Chromium HTML5 video tag

January 11, 2011 12 comments

oh, my! If we are to believe the recent announcement from the Google Chrome Product Manager, and why shouldn’t we, support for the H.264 codec will be dropped from Chromium’s HTML5 <video> tag (and its branded brother Google Chrome), to favor open innovation.

That will happen in the coming months, so most probably post Chromium 10 for us (v10 enters beta in a month from now).

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