HEIF Image Container Format Leverages H.265/HEVC to Store Photos and Image Sequences

A few years ago, Google introduced WebP image format leveraging VP8 video codec, and the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) has decided to do something similar but instead of using VP8, they went with their own H.265/HEVC video codec for HEIF image container format. HEIF stands for High Efficiency Image File, and is defined by ISO/IEC 23008-12 (MPEG-H Part 12). …

How to Run Linux on RISC-V with QEMU Emulator

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Android Wear Becomes “Wear OS by Google”

Tweet Android Wear is an operating systems for wearables based on Android, but it may be confusing to (some) consumers, since an Android Wear watch may pair with an iPhone and an Android phone is not requires. Google actually reports one third of Android Wear watch users also own an iPhone, so the company has now decided to rename Android …

ASRock J5005-ITX Pentium J5005 Motherboard Coming Soon for around $120 and Up

Home > Hardware, Intel Pentium, Windows 10 > ASRock J5005-ITX Pentium J5005 Motherboard Coming Soon for around $120 and Up ASRock J5005-ITX Pentium J5005 Motherboard Coming Soon for around $120 and Up Several products based on Gemini Lake processors have already been announced, and some are already available through pre-orders, but so far, I’ve not seen many retail hardware based …