Google forms patent licensing initiative for WebM

By Emil
Apr 27, 2011
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  1. Google has moved to encourage adoption of its WebM video format by announcing the WebM Community Cross-License (CCL) initiative. The coalition members have all agreed to license any patents that are essential to WebM to other CCL participants.

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  2. Jibberish18

    Jibberish18 TS Guru Posts: 529   +37

    Hah. When Google wants something they truly go after it don't they? Also, Google keeps saying it's free and patent free but according to everyone, it still borrows a lot from H.264. I can't to see if it gets popular. Lawsuits will flow like fine wine.

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