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How to Stop Innovation From Sweeping Your Digital Bits Away

John Pavley | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

In the 21st century a personal digital library is available to all of us who own a smartphone, computer, and an Internet connection.What happens when Facebook, iCloud, Instagram, Flickr, Google Plus, LinkedIn, and Pinterest go away? Corporations are not people but they do have lifespans.

W3C's Le Hegaret: Developer "Sentiment" is Building Around Google's WebM Video Codec

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

CAMBRIDGE, Mass -- With its acquisition of ON2 and its video codec VP8,  Google is seeking to establish a unified, industry-wide codec for pu...

Google Offers JPEG Alternative For Faster Web

CNET News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It turns out there was more to Google's WebM technology than just a plan to revolutionize Web-based video. The company also wants to revolutionize sti...

Google Tries Freeing Web Video With WebM

CNET News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google unveiled an open-source, royalty-free video format called WebM on Wednesday, lining up commitments from Mozilla and Opera to support the encodi...

Twitter Really Really Connects

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

It's the same old story. Guy uses Twitter to send a message to someone he suspects is his long-lost brother, and it turn out that he is his long-lost brother. Nope, you can't make this stuff up.