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Fluendo Eyes Windows and OS X for Open Source Multimedia

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http://www.thevarguy.com – If you run Windows or Mac OS X, you probably don’t think much about multimedia codecs. More likely than not, the vendor of your device figured all that stuff out for you before you bought it, probably using a licensed proprietary solution. But if Fluendo has its way, open source codecs may soon be breaking into the closed source market as well. That, at least, is what a recent newsletter hints. Fluendo, based in Barcelona, traditionally has focused on legal multimedia solutions for open source platforms using the GStreamer framework, which is Free Software licensed under the GPL. Fluendo (IT news)