Latest news articles related to codecs & multimedia.
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InterDigital Initiates Fresh Legal Actions Against Lenovo Over Proprietary AV1 and VP9 Video Codecs

9 Sep 2023
This move marks the latest development in the ongoing legal dispute between the two companies.
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AirPods Max 2 Expected to Feature Enhanced Audio Codec

30 Aug 2023
Apple's upcoming AirPods Max 2 is generating excitement for its potential inclusion of an advanced audio codec.
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Samsung Unveils New Bluetooth Audio Codecs

19 Aug 2023
Samsung's One UI 6.0 update brings in new Bluetooth audio codecs, making wireless audio better for smartphone users.
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Google Pixel 8 Pro Leak Reveals Audio Magic Eraser Feature

14 Aug 2023
Leaked Google Pixel 8 Pro promo shows off "Audio Magic Eraser" feature, sparking excitement for enhanced audio quality.
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Microsoft Resolves Bug Affecting Video Recording with WVC1 Video Codec

1 Aug 2023
Microsoft has recently tackled a significant bug that disrupted video recording within Windows apps.
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Europe's Essential Role in Advancing and Standardizing Audio Codecs

25 Jul 2023
Europe shapes digital audio, sets global standards, and fosters tech adoption with next-gen audio codecs.
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Elmedia Player Adds H.266/VVC Codec Support

25 Jul 2023
Elmedia Player has unveiled its latest version 8.18, featuring the support for the H.266/VVC codec, promising users enhanced video quality and greater efficiency.
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Meta Launches HDR video to Reels for Improved Video Viewing

18 Jul 2023
Find out how Meta is enhancing the video viewing experience through HDR integration.
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Google Expands Bard with Image Scanning and Conversational Capabilities

17 Jul 2023
Google has expanded its language model, Bard, to include image scanning and conversational abilities.
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AV2 Video Codec: Enhancing Video Compression for Better Streaming Experiences

13 Jul 2023
AV2 represents a significant advancement in video compression, addressing the increasing demand for high-quality video content.
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Fraunhofer Releases Open-Source MPEG-H Decoder on GitHub

7 Jul 2023
MPEG-H enables realistic audio reproduction with spatial precision, object-based audio, and interactive sound capabilities.
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TIDAL Teases Hi-Res FLAC Addition

30 Jun 2023
TIDAL teases imminent addition of Hi-Res FLAC, delighting audiophiles.
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Spotify Set to Unleash HiFi Audio with New Premium Tier

21 Jun 2023
Spotify Announces New Premium Tier with HiFi Audio, Enhancing Sound Quality.
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Accelerating Video Creation and Streaming with the NVIDIA Video Codec SDK

3 Jun 2023
NVIDIA's Video Codec SDK brings accelerated video encoding, including AV1 and HEVC support, and improved streaming features.
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LC3plus: The Advanced Audio Codec for Enhanced Quality and Flexibility

4 May 2023
LC3plus audio codec offers improved quality, flexibility, and low power consumption for various applications.
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VVC H.266: The Next-Generation Video Codec Revolutionizing Online Video Streaming

23 Apr 2023
With its advanced algorithms and ability to deliver high-quality video at low bitrates, VVC H.266 is set to revolutionize online video streaming.
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MainConcept and Fraunhofer IIS Enable Immersive Audio in Live Encoder and FFmpeg Plugins

15 Apr 2023
MainConcept and Fraunhofer IIS are allowing users to create and stream realistic and engaging immersive audio content.
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AMD's Alveo MA35D Accelerator Enhances Intelligent Video Encoding

8 Apr 2023
It uses AI and machine learning algorithms for fast processing, reduced energy consumption, and high-resolution video output.
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Google Extends License Agreement with Fraunhofer IIS for AAC Codec Range

6 Apr 2023
Google extends license for AAC codec range with Fraunhofer IIS, enabling continued use in their products, including YouTube and Google Play Music.
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YouTube Goes AV1: Unbeatable Streaming Quality at Lightning Speed

3 Apr 2023
YouTube's adoption of the AV1 video codec provides higher video quality and faster streaming speeds, setting a new standard for the streaming industry.