WebM vs. H.264 on the desktop: The numbers

The discussion on Google's decision to remove H.264 from Chrome is still raging, and an argument that is brought up a lot is market adoption. Now, the primary video to serve video on the web today is Flash. It doesn't really matter which codec it's using because it's played through Flash anyway. But what about…

Nice try, mobile operators

Opera Software is getting very friendly with mobile operators, and I think it's a good approach by these companies to use compression to be able to handle the increased traffic on their networks. Several of the world's biggest operators are now using Opera's compression technology as a cheap and efficient way to expand their capabilities.…