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Is AV1 the future?

When encoding video for home playback instead of streaming the goal is to achieve the best compression and quality in the fastest amount of time. When streaming games file size does not matter as long as a you do not saturate your network bandwidth. While for home use compression is king. I wanted to test…

How to Properly use Handbrake (To Compress Home Videos)

Handbrake is a powerful video transcoding program than is greatly misunderstood. A lot of discussion goes into which preset to use for the best quality and fastest encode times. However, Handbrake’s presets are designed for best compatibility of devices regardless of quality. If you are planning to playback on VLC or Roku Media Player not…

What’s Up with Tech Reviewers?

An important question we need to ask is what is the purpose of the reviewer? Most people watch or read reviews to find out if something is worthwhile to purchase and to see how it compares to other in that price range. An important aspect of reviewers is to help their audience gain context about…


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