Quantcast

Latest ITU Video Coding Experts Group Stories

New Video Compression Format Approved By The ITU
2013-01-27 05:11:25

The telecommunications arm of the United Nations has approved a new video compression format that they say could drastically reduce the amount of bandwidth needed for such files.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
Related