This chapter gives you a background on the creation of the HTML5 media elements. The history of their introduction explains some of the design decisions that were taken, in particular why there is not a single baseline codec. If you are only interested in learning the technical details of the media elements, you can skip this chapter.


Video Codec Adobe Flash Encode Quality Advance Audio Code Audio Codec 
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