[whatwg] Codecs (was Re: Apple Proposal for Timed Media Elements)

Kevin Calhoun kcalhoun at apple.com
Fri Mar 23 08:12:47 PDT 2007

On Mar 23, 2007, at 2:56 AM, Maik Merten wrote:

> MPEG4 adoption to the web has been poor from my point of view. Today  
> I'd
> guess the absolute king in marketshare is Flash video, then following
> Windows Media, then followed by QuickTime (that may carry MPEG4... but
> the container is not MPEG) and perhaps a bit of RealVideo in between.

Just a quick correction here: QuickTime does support the MPEG-4  
container format.

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