Survey: MP4 Is Top Format For Web and Mobile Videos

When you watch a video on the web or your mobile phone, the odds are pretty good you are using the MP4 video format and the H.264 codec. There are a lot of choices when it comes to video formats. But

So Much For Standards, Google Says WebM Plugins Coming Soon For Safari And IE9

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-264014" title="Screen shot 2011-01-14 at 1.31.29 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/screen-shot-2011-01-14-at-1-31-29-pm.png" alt="" />W

Google Clarifies Their H.264 Stance, Hands Keys Of Web Video's Future Back To Flash

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-263985" title="key" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/key.png" alt="" />Earlier this week, Google wrote a very short <a href="http://blog.c

Ship or Get Off the Pot

<img src='//tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/buster.jpg' class="snap_nopreview shot2" alt="" />On Tuesday Steve Ballmer fired Bob Muglia, and Google fired H.264 from Chrome. The tubes are heat

Microsoft Evangelist Brilliantly Slams Google's Decision To Drop H.264 Support

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/sneath.jpg" class="shot2" /> A lot has been written about Google's decision to <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/01/11/google-chrome-

So Google, You'll Be Dropping Support For Flash Next, Right?

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-262846" title="f" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/f.png" alt="" />Do you smell that? Just wait a second. You will. <blockquote>Though H.2

Google, Mozilla, And Opera Take On H.264 With The WebM Project, A New Royalty-Free Video Codec

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/webm.png"> Just when the H.264 video codec is <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/05/01/h-264-66-percent-web-video/">starting to take

How Much Web Video Is iPad-Ready? About Two-Thirds. Really.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/ipadwebvid.jpg"> A couple weeks ago, in the wake of Steve Jobs' <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/04/29/steve-jobs-apple-adobe-flash/"

H.264 Already Won—Makes Up 66 Percent Of Web Videos

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/videoencodingchart.jpg"> Earlier this week, Steve Jobs kicked the debate about the need for Flash <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/0

YouTube Live On Apple TV, Coming Soon To iPhone

You’ll be able to view similar Van Halen vids on the iPhone You knew YouTube was on its way to the Apple TV and now Apple has made it official. Users can download a software update that will add

Cringely: Apple to Add H.264 Encoding/Decoding Chips?

site, you may have been disappointed not in the quality of the video, but the playback experience. Apple uses the H.264 codec for all of its HiDef video, as it makes sharp pictures with smooth motion