Review: QNAP NMP-1000   These days, small form-factor networked media players are all the rage.  It seems that you cannot turn around without tripping over a device from another manufacturer trying to compete in this market.  We recently had a look at the Box Office from Patriot and the O!Play HDP-R1 from Asus.  Today I bring to the table the […]

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H.264 vs. VP8 Quality Shootout and What it Means

Pretty interesting article from Sean Alexander, not the most frequent blogger but they’re often well thought out when they do come out.   In the past two years, the industry has seen rapid adoption of H.264 as an HD-ready alternative for consumer electronics and web-based experiences.  Many articles have been written regarding the pros/cons of the H.264 licensing terms which […]

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