Archive | August 5, 2009

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On2 greener Pastures?

On2, the company behind the VP6 compression used in Flash video, has been absorbed into the Google empire. While some authors pose it as a smart move for the company that runs YouTube and thus heavily relies on the format, I don’t really think that has much relevance. What should it matter, who owns a […]

Papa was a Rolling Stone Shutter

The Foundry have released a new plug-in that tackles a problem commonly associated with digital cameras – rolling shutter, which is an artifact of slow switching times and line-by-line reading of the camera sensor. Surprise, surprise, they even named the plug-in just that. Apparently everyone can afford a camera these days, whether it’s a misused […]