Web-video codec war over?

https://landing.athabascau.ca/blog/view/120574/web-video-codec-war-over May 15, 2012 – 4:24pm 2 Years ago (May 2010)  an open source, royalty-free video codec container was released to the public by Google Inc. (1) – WebM (2). This has led to some multimedia player programmers to focus on WebM in an attempt to discourage using H.264 (royalty) (3). Dejavu MP3 (royalty) vs […]

Open Source Illustration

https://landing.athabascau.ca/blog/view/93446/open-source-illustration December 14, 2011 – 2:22pm Why not use open source illustrations to include with your open source LibreOffice software? Just download an Scalable Vector Graphic (SVG) or PNG file.  SVG can be used in LibreOffice or imported into an SVG compatible illustration software. Go to URL: http://openclipart.org

Digital Archive or Self-Delete

Originally published on Athabasca Landing site: https://landing.athabascau.ca/blog/view/80053/digital-archive-or-self-delete August 29, 2011 – 4:50pm A definition of the word ‘archive’ does not include the element of time.  Yet time is critical to human communication and the digital environment. I submit that as communication becomes more digital,  the digital data will become more volatile, fragile, and inherently weaker […]