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(WPTV)   H.265 codec approved, video streaming to soon only take half the current bandwidth needed   ( wptv.com) divider line
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5510 clicks; posted to Geek » on 27 Jan 2013 at 6:54 PM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2013-01-27 07:26:50 PM  
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DarthBart: Oh great. Another codec of the week for the torrent basement jockeys to use. Download a file and roll th dice to see what combination of avi, mp4, xvid, divx, mkv, ogg, or other acronym they're using this month.

And yes I know some of those are containers rather than codecs.

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Doesn't see a problem.
2013-01-27 09:27:17 PM  
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tgambitg: Now if only we could fix this:

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I have 25Mbps FiOS at home and it seems like every other damn YouTube video will not load.

YouTube is the RealPlayer of this generation.
2013-01-27 09:23:18 PM  
1 vote:
Now if only we could fix this:

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2013-01-27 08:09:07 PM  
1 vote:
Now can we get the U.N. to ban Windows 8?
2013-01-27 06:42:30 PM  
1 vote:
But seriously - given the same display and same bandwidth, that much more A/V info?... I'll take that fidelity.
2013-01-27 05:55:20 PM  
1 vote:
This is great news... for porn.
2013-01-27 05:35:55 PM  
1 vote:
Neat but I'm not going to go through another round of ripping/transcoding my discs to shave a few TB off the storage needs, for new stuff this'll be great though. And all those little hardware devices currently being sold to watch things on or from the internet? Obsolete, all of them, bwahahahaha.

/yah I know the better ones can just update their software
//you hope!
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