Lightning Round: Elgato Turbo.264 Hardware h.264 Encoder

The Gadget: Although the Elgato Turbo.264 hardware encoder has been around for a while, products have been released that make h.264 one of the most, if not the most important video codecs out there. Not only is it supported by the iPod classic, there's the iPod nano, iPod touch, Xbox 360, PS3, Apple TV, many, many… » 10/12/07 2:00pm 10/12/07 2:00pm

Elgato's Turbo 264 USB Stick Encodes H.264 for Your iPod, iPhone and…

Following up on the rumor that Apple was going to add an H.264 hardware encoding/decoding chip into all upcoming Macs, Elgato has released an H.264 USB stick that does just that. What does this mean to you? Well, a USB stick would be second best to an internal chip (like was speculated before) but the effect is the… » 4/02/07 8:40pm 4/02/07 8:40pm