Who invented the mp3 format?

Answer According to, the Fraunhofer Institute patented the MP3 form in 1989, based on compression algorithms developed by Karlheinz Brandenburg under the guidance of his professor, Diete... Read More »

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When was the APA format invented?

The American Psychological Association first published the APA citation format guidelines in 1929. The Publication Manual, sponsored by the United States Research Council, was a small booklet with ... Read More »

When was the DVD format invented?

The earliest versions of the DVD, or digital video disc, began appearing from two rival groups, Toshiba/Time Warner and Sony/Phillips, in 1993. However, the set of standards that would become the s... Read More »

My scanner does photos in bitmap format. Can I change them to jpeg format?

You should be able to do so. Check the software included with the scanner and see if the option can be changed.

How can I convert a funky camera format into avi, mp4, mov, or any other usable format?

If ffdshow is working I'd guess your video format is some form of MPEG-4, but "podunk" isn't too helpful. Super should work, but without more detail it's impossible to know what's going wrong. Gi... Read More »