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KDE Sees New Features, Bug Fixes Ahead Of Christmas   KDE   19 Dec 2020
Linux's Stateless H.264 Decode Interface Ready To Be...   Multimedia   17 Nov 2020
NihAV Is An Experimental Multimedia Framework Written...   Multimedia   09 Aug 2020
HandBrake 1.2 Released: Switches Over To FFmpeg, Early...   Free Software   19 Dec 2018
Raspberry Pi's Raspbian OS Updated With New Kernel,...   Operating Systems   11 Oct 2018
FFmpeg Received Support For Performing More Operations...   Multimedia   29 Aug 2018
OpenShot 2.4.2 Released For Many Improvements To This...   Multimedia   30 Jun 2018
FFmpeg Lands NVDEC-Accelerated H.264 Decoding   Multimedia   11 Nov 2017
AC3 Codec Coming For Fedora 26   Fedora   22 Mar 2017
Libav Now Supports VA-API VP8 & MPEG2 Encode,...   Multimedia   31 Jan 2017
GStreamer 1.11.1 Released   Multimedia   12 Jan 2017
Libav Now Supports VA-API HEVC Accelerated Decoding   Intel   19 Dec 2016
GStreamer Components See Their First 1.9 Unstable...   GNOME   06 Jul 2016
Libav Gets An OpenH264 Decoder Wrapper   Multimedia   28 Jun 2016
Libav Adds H.264 & MPEG4 Encoders Using OpenMAX IL   Multimedia   13 Apr 2016
Libav's libavcodec Adds New VA-API Encoders   Multimedia   30 Mar 2016
Libav Finally Lands VDPAU Support For Accelerated HEVC...   Multimedia   13 Feb 2016
Firefox Enables FFmpeg Support By Default   Mozilla   15 Nov 2015
Libav Lands Kvazaar HEVC/H.265 Encoder   Multimedia   23 Oct 2015
FFmpeg Adds VA-API HEVC/H.265 Hardware Acceleration...   Intel   27 Aug 2015
GStreamer 1.6 Is Chugging Along, Nearing Release   GNOME   24 Aug 2015
FFmpeg's Leader Resigns, Hopes To Make Libav...   Multimedia   31 Jul 2015
Libav & FFmpeg Add New Libmfx-based Decoders For...   Intel   26 Jul 2015
FFmpeg Is Returning To Debian   Debian   08 Jul 2015
Libav Adds H.264 & HEVC Encoders For NVIDIA's...   NVIDIA   31 May 2015
Allwinner Continues Jerking Around The Open-Source...   Hardware   25 Mar 2015
FFmpeg Enables H.265 Encoding For New NVIDIA GPUs   Multimedia   25 Mar 2015
Allwinner Caught Obfuscating Their Improperly Licensed...   Hardware   19 Mar 2015
Wine-Staging 1.7.38 Adds Job Object Support, Improved...   WINE   08 Mar 2015
Libav Adds OpenH264 Encoder Support: Good Performance,...   Multimedia   07 Jan 2015
FFmpeg Is Returning To Ubuntu With 15.04 Release   Multimedia   20 Nov 2014
The FFmpeg vs. Libav War Continues In Debian Land   Multimedia   29 Jul 2014
LZO & LZ4 Security Vulnerabilities Disclosed   Linux Security   28 Jun 2014
Libav Merges Its Native Opus Decoder   Multimedia   15 May 2014
Xine-lib 1.2.5 Supports Libav 10, New Plug-Ins   Multimedia   08 Apr 2014
Libav 10 Adds HEVC Support, WebP / JPEG 2000 / VP9...   Multimedia   24 Mar 2014
FFmpeg May Be On Its Way To Returning To Debian   Debian   26 Feb 2014
FFmpeg & Libav Add H.265 Encoder Via x265   Multimedia   12 Feb 2014
Libav Picks Up A WebP Decoder   Free Software   18 Sep 2013
Gnash Flash Player Still Advancing, But No New Release   GNU   30 Jul 2013
Features Coming For The VLC 2.1 Media Player   Free Software   16 Jul 2013
FFmpeg 2.0 Released With OpenCL, Many Changes   Multimedia   10 Jul 2013
New Features Coming For Debian 7.0 "Wheezy"   Debian   19 Feb 2013
FFmpeg Reaches Version 1.0   Multimedia   28 Sep 2012
GStreamer 1.0.0 Is Due Next Weekend, Final Pre-Release   GNOME   19 Sep 2012
MPlayer 1.1 Magically Surfaces With New Features   Multimedia   06 Jun 2012
FFmpeg 0.11 Has Blu-Ray Protocol, New Encoders   Multimedia   26 May 2012
Google Code-In 2011 Accomplishments   Google   30 Jan 2012
MPlayer2 Is Still Being Actively Developed   Free Software   22 Jan 2012
The VP8 State Tracker That Was Born This Summer   Mesa   28 Aug 2011
LinuxTag 2011: More Wayland, Ubuntu Pickles   Phoronix   16 May 2011
Exciting GSoC Projects For 2011   Google   25 Apr 2011
Legal Threats Against MPlayer, Server To Disappear   Multimedia   08 Apr 2011
FFmpeg Becomes Multi-Threaded Happy   Multimedia   23 Mar 2011
A Group Of FFmpeg Developers Just Forked As Libav   Multimedia   14 Mar 2011
MPlayer Is Getting Closer To Version 1.0 Too   Multimedia   29 Jan 2011