After Windows 10, VLC, and a few image editors, the new AVIF image format is coming to web browsers

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  1. mood

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    Chrome and Firefox are getting support for the new AVIF image format
    July 9, 2020
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/chrome-and-firefox-are-getting-support-for-the-new-avif-image-format/
     
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    Introducing support for the AVIF image format
    October 2, 2020
    https://blog.cloudflare.com/generate-avif-images-with-image-resizing/
     
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    Not to mention an end users receiving machines CPU/Resource. Even with so-called innovative newer generation Web Browsers on older series Windows carry a heftier load burden courtesy stuffing websites with as much GUNK as they can funnel onto them.

    So improvement with the new format might or might not alleviate that growing gnawing scenario
     
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    AVIF browser test page: AVIF support in Chrome, Firefox, Edge…
    Is your browser capable of displaying AVIF images?
    https://libre-software.net/avif-test/
     
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    Mozilla Firefox Flips On AVIF Image Decoding By Default
    January 8, 2021
    https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Firefox-Enables-AVIF-Default
     
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