Alliance for Open Media

Synamedia joins AV1 organisation the Alliance for Open Media

Technology outfit Synamedia has joined AV1 compression consortium the Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) at the Promoter level. As a member of the Alliance, Synamedia will collaborate with AOMedia members, which include founding members such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Netflix and Google as well as Promoter members such as BBC R&D, CableLabs, Ateme and Bitmovin to advance open standards […]

Netflix, Amazon, Google partner on Open Media Alliance

Seven major internet companies, including Netflix, Amazon and Google, have partnered to form the Alliance for Open Media, with an aim of developing a next-generation online video format. The open-source project – which also includes Cisco, Intel, Microsoft and Mozilla – will aim to develop “next-generation media formats, codecs and technologies”. The Alliance’s initial focus […]