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zambelli
18th April 2007, 21:45
If you've been wondering what the future of Microsoft's VC-1 encoding solutions is, here's the official answer:

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2007/apr07/04-15VC1NABPR.mspx

What this means is that in the future you're likely to see Microsoft move away from the practice of building its own encoding software (i.e. WME9, the canceled WME SE) and move towards just developing the codec and leaving the full software development to 3rd parties.