The simplest explanation of the differences and when you should use which.
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The simplest explanation of MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, AVCHD and H.265 you’ll find anywhere. What are they and how are they related?
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What is Multiplexing (Muxing) and Demultiplexing (Demuxing)? Why should we care?
What is interleaving, and why is it the underlying system behind drives, memory and storage today?
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A simple explanation of the difference between Lossy and Lossless compression, which one’s better, and how to strike the right balance between the two.
The simplest explanation of the differences between Encoding, Transcoding and Rendering, and how you can avoid confusing between the three.