Xiph.Org Foundation

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Xiph.Org Foundation is a non-profit organization that produces free multimedia formats and software tools.wikipedia
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Vorbis

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It focuses on the Ogg family of formats, and the most successful one has been Vorbis, an open and freely licensed audio format and codec designed to compete with the patented WMA, MP3 and AAC. Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.
Vorbis is a free and open-source software project headed by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

Daala

As of 2013, the current development work is focusing on Daala, an open and patent-free video format and codec designed to compete with the patented High Efficiency Video Coding and VP9.
Daala is a video coding format under development by the Xiph.Org Foundation under the lead of Timothy B. Terriberry mainly sponsored by the Mozilla Corporation.

Theora

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Theora – a lossy video coding format and codec OpenCodecs is a software package for Windows adding DirectShow filters for the Theora and WebM codecs. Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.
It is developed by the Xiph.Org Foundation and distributed without licensing fees alongside their other free and open media projects, including the Vorbis audio format and the Ogg container.

Chris Montgomery

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Chris Montgomery, creator of the Ogg container format, founded the Xiphophorus company and later the Xiph.Org Foundation.
Christopher "Monty" Montgomery (born June 6, 1972 ) is the American creator of the Ogg Free Software container format and Vorbis audio codec and others, and the founder of The Xiph.Org Foundation, which promotes public domain multimedia codecs.

FLAC

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These include Speex, an audio codec designed for speech, and FLAC, a lossless audio codec. Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.
On 29 January 2003, the Xiph.Org Foundation and the FLAC project announced the incorporation of FLAC under the Xiph.org banner.

CELT

CELT – an ultra-low delay lossy audio compression format that has been merged into Opus, and is now obsolete
Development of the format was maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation (as part of the Ogg codec family) and later coordinated by the Opus working group of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).

Ogg

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It focuses on the Ogg family of formats, and the most successful one has been Vorbis, an open and freely licensed audio format and codec designed to compete with the patented WMA, MP3 and AAC. Chris Montgomery, creator of the Ogg container format, founded the Xiphophorus company and later the Xiph.Org Foundation. Ogg – a multimedia container format, a reference implementation, and the native file and stream format for the Xiph.org multimedia codecs Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.
Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

Tremor (software)

Tremor
Tremor – an integer-only implementation of the Vorbis audio decoder for embedded devices (software)
Tremor by the Xiph.Org Foundation is a fixed-point version of the Vorbis decoder for those platforms without floating point operations.

Icecast

IceStechnical component of Icecast software
Icecast – an open source multi-platform streaming server (software)
Icecast is a streaming media project released as free software maintained by the Xiph.org Foundation.

Ogg Squish

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Ogg Squish – a lossless audio compression format and software (discontinued)
OggSquish was one of the first names used for the Ogg project developed from 1994 by the Xiphophorus company (now Xiph.Org Foundation).

High Efficiency Video Coding

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As of 2013, the current development work is focusing on Daala, an open and patent-free video format and codec designed to compete with the patented High Efficiency Video Coding and VP9.
Daala – an open format that is being developed by Mozilla Foundation and Xiph.Org Foundation as a competitor to HEVC

Cdparanoia

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cdparanoia – an open source CD Audio extraction tool that aims to be bit-perfect (currently unmaintained)
cdparanoia is a compact disc ripper for *nix and BeOS, developed by Xiph.org.

Speex

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These include Speex, an audio codec designed for speech, and FLAC, a lossless audio codec. Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.

VP9

As of 2013, the current development work is focusing on Daala, an open and patent-free video format and codec designed to compete with the patented High Efficiency Video Coding and VP9.
The AV1 codec will use elements of VP10, Daala (Xiph/Mozilla) and Thor (Cisco).

XML Shareable Playlist Format

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XSPF – an XML Shareable Playlist Format
XML Shareable Playlist Format (XSPF), pronounced spiff, is an XML-based playlist format for digital media, sponsored by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

Digital container format

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Ogg – a multimedia container format, a reference implementation, and the native file and stream format for the Xiph.org multimedia codecs
Ogg (standard container for Xiph.org audio formats Vorbis and Opus and video format Theora)

Opus (audio format)

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Opus – a low delay lossy audio compression format originally intended for VoIP
Opus is a lossy audio coding format developed by the Xiph.Org Foundation and standardized by the Internet Engineering Task Force, designed to efficiently code speech and general audio in a single format, while remaining low-latency enough for real-time interactive communication and low-complexity enough for low-end embedded processors.

Jack Moffitt

He also worked as executive director of Xiph.Org Foundation and developer of Ogg Vorbis project.

Continuous Media Markup Language

CMML
CMML – an XML-based markup language for time-continuous data (a timed text codec; deprecated)
CMML is deprecated; Xiph.Org Foundation recommends use Kate instead.

WebM

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OpenCodecs is a software package for Windows adding DirectShow filters for the Theora and WebM codecs.

QuickTime

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Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.
Xiph QuickTime Components

Nonprofit organization

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Xiph.Org Foundation is a non-profit organization that produces free multimedia formats and software tools.

Free software

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Xiph.Org Foundation is a non-profit organization that produces free multimedia formats and software tools.

Multimedia

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Xiph.Org Foundation is a non-profit organization that produces free multimedia formats and software tools.

Codec

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It focuses on the Ogg family of formats, and the most successful one has been Vorbis, an open and freely licensed audio format and codec designed to compete with the patented WMA, MP3 and AAC. Xiph QuickTime Components are implementations of the Ogg container along with the Speex, Theora, FLAC and Vorbis codecs for QuickTime.