Know your video compression roots

This two-page article gives a quick overview of the history of video codecs. Great read!

From Cinepak to H.265: a brief history of video compression

Today’s video-rich Internet wouldn’t be possible without highly efficient compression. Ars rewinds the history of digital video compression to help understand how we arrived at the land of YouTube and Hulu.
By Anders Bylund | Last updated December 21, 2009 11:04 PM


~ by WPA Staff on December 28, 2009.

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