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devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1250812740 ) Play

Connect the physicist in 1 with 2

1. Dirac 2. bbc

Hint:  < Insert your favorite video here >

Apologies for the delay, folks. Question will be up longer.

Like Logik and p vs np noticed, this is a repeat question. Sorry about that folks. Will post another question and push it back in time someday.

Points to shrik , shenoyvarun86 , Goutham D L , Logik , Debasish , Gagan , madhur , nishansolo , Raghuvansh , Ananth , Rogi , AmK , p vs np , , abhijeet , varuns88 , Gurupad , akhi , Dibyo and Rithwik k

Answer:

Dirac is the name of an open source video codec released/used by the BBC.


21 Responses to “Player”

  1. shrik
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    The Beeb’s research dept created the Dirac open-source video codec, in reference to Paul Dirac.


  2. Dirac!Dirac is a state of the art video codec that provides general-purpose video compression and decompression tools


  3. Goutham D L

    BBC named its video codec after Paul Dirac


  4. Dirac!Dirac is a state of the art video codec that provides general-purpose video compression and decompression tools developed by BBC research


  5. Logik
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    Paul Dirac,
    Dirac, the open digital-video codec developed by the BBC.

    Favourite video, which one? The olympics Usain Bolt thing?


  6. Dirac is an open and royalty-free video codec developed by BBC Research at the BBC.


  7. Paul Dirac after whom the BBC’s own video compression algorithm is named.


  8. madhur
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    Dirac video codec developed by BBC named after Paul Dirac


  9. nishansolo

    Dirac Codec
    It is an open and royalty-free video codec developed by BBC, named in honour of Paul Dirac.


  10. Raghuvansh
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    Dirac is the Beeb’s open-source video codec.


  11. Ananth
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    Repeat Question!
    BBC’s Dirac Codec (and implemented under the name Schroedinger).

    First time: http://www.boiledbeans.net/200.....lose-some/ :)

    P.S.1: Can BB show smiley images instead of text?

    P.S.2: @devadutta, a certain manu gopal was talking about you. Its a small(er) world!


  12. Rogi
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    I guess the most direct link would be the Dirac codec?


  13. AmK
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    Dirac video codec developed by BBC in honour of Paul Dirac.


  14. p vs np
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    This question has already appeared on October 29, 2008 on BB.


  15. Anonymous

    1-Paul Dirac
    2-BBC
    Dirac is an open and royalty-free video codec developed by BBC Research at the BBC


  16. abhijeet

    1-Paul Dirac
    2-BBC
    Dirac is an open and royalty-free video codec developed by BBC Research at the BBC


  17. varuns88
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    Dirac Codec


  18. BBC’s video codec named Dirac.


  19. akhi
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    Dirac Codec


  20. Dibyo
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    BBC’s Dirac codec


  21. Rithwik k

    BBC named its video codec after Paul Dirac


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