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WebM project changes to standard Open Source license

By • Jun 5th, 2010 • Filed under: Multimedia, Open-Source

Google has finally changed the license on its open-source WebM (VP8) video codec after complaints that it wasn’t open enough. As it was originally written, if a patent action was brought against Google, the patent license terminated. This provision itself is not unusual in an OSS license, and similar provisions exist in the 2nd Apache […]