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This week’s tech information: Quantam teleportation and Axis of P2P Edition

Scientists have been able to gain a successful venture in being able to teleport quantum states between the uses of photon over a free space that is a distance of over ten miles.

As the US copyright group begins to the proceedings to sue several thousands of file swappers in the federal court, Time Warner Cable has asked the judge to stop the group’s subpoenas. TWC has stated that at the maximum it can only handle 28 IP address lookups a month and not the 800 that the plaintiff wants to do.

The net neutrality, localism and diversity are all the code words that will be used by Obama the Satan Worshipper. They will be used in the FCC to close down Glenn Beck and the other traditional voices. There is a one talk show host inside that will wage a war against FCC.

You might wonder who actually wants cookies because the web browsers anyway divulge so much of information with which one can identify the user and track their online presence without them being aware of it at all. The RIAA ad the Congressional caucus has joined hands to find out the six most harmful websites for your privacy. The Ukrainian website mp3fiesta could actually put your family’s safety in jeopardy.

The latest is that different social networking sites have been passing on information about their users to advertisers without the knowledge of the users. This is in complete violation of their privacy policy.

There are several takedowns that ensure that even after the process is long over the footsteps still remain online. it is like a copier that never goes on to forget how many copies you have made.

Some of the DMCA takedowns should actually have never happened. There has been a look at five of the lamest of takedowns. This is after the law was enacted and put into place.

Google’s much awaited since a real long time is the VP8 video codec which has finally seen the light of day. Now, both the versions Mozilla and Opera are on board. The new codec and container have a good enough quality about them and open source licensing and to top it, it is completely royalty free. One wonders if this will be enough to topple H 264 and replace it with Web video codec as the right choice.

Google has finally been able to announce the use of Android based Google TV platform. This is going to be launched in fall and will have set top boxes or internet ready television. This will offer extensible and open source version of the OS.

Google is hoping to be able to combine this with the web and the traditional television experience that one is so used to.
All of these will certainly go on to change a whole lot of traditional things and bring about the latest and newest of versions for the consumers to relish and use. These updates are certainly going to be helpful.

Google Support Aside, WebM Carries Patent risk from MPEGLA

After announcement of launching of WebM, a format of multimedia, some debated issues like patent and royalty are being discussed there in the webpage. The fact is that WebM is supported by VP8, a high quality video codec and it is going to be royalty free multimedia software. Google has developed it after acquisition of On2, a video technology company. When WebM is going to be a open source version, it is obvious that people will welcome it. However, some threats are posing here. In the Wall Street Journal, a representative of MPEGLA has claimed that its members may hold patents over the some key technologies used in VP8. The statement hints that Google has violated the patent law launching the WebM software. More than that having been freely distributed the WebM will make much obstacles in the way of the success of H.264, a widely used patented video format, developed by MPEGLA consortium. Same threat stands to HTML5, developed by Adobe system.

Critics remember us if there is chance to be into a long battle over the license and patent. We have already seen a fierce battle between Apple and Microsoft. Google is also suffering from litigation over the HTC software. Google claims that they have tested it cautiously and ready to overcome all the odds regarding patent. One of the most software players, Red Hat’s Wildeboer supported WebM saying: “we should adopt webM and adopt it everywhere. Don’t be afraid of patent threats.” Some chip makers including ARM, MIPS, Nvidia and Texas support Google’s move towards establishing the VP8 video codec. Browser makers like Opera and Mozilla has also come openly in support of Google’s WebM.

In despite of all this, MPEGLA proceeds to explore a patent pool for VP8 or wait to lodge a complaint of patent-right for the right moment when WebM will get a large exposure, there will be an opportunity of earning the large revenue if they win the case. And people will be deprived to access WebM as royalty free format. People will be the ultimate looser.

Therefore it is constant debated topic. Public views are divided. Even the patent itself much confused and debated subject. Had there been developed any device following the Newton’s law during Newton’s lifetime, would he have claimed the royalty and patent right? Research modification and upgradation are an ongoing process through which technologies come out. Internet, which is the future, also believes on openness where no one is credited for their innovation. Because it knows that everything comes from the same place, the land of knowledge.

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