Video Formats: What to choose? (H.264, VP8, MP4, Flash, HTML5)

With Steve Jobs’ vehement rejection of Flash on Apple mobile platforms, what format is best for live and on-demand video streaming on the web?

Statement by Steve Jobs:
http://www.apple.com/hotnews/thoughts-on-flash/

Adobe’s response to Jobs:
http://blogs.adobe.com/conversations/2010/04/moving_forward.html

H.264 and VP8 compared (with images):
http://www.streamingmedia.com/Articles/Editorial/Featured-Articles/First-Look-H.264-and-VP8-Compared-67266.aspx

In-depth analysis of VP8:
http://x264dev.multimedia.cx/?p=377

Why You Should Care About HTML5:
http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2010/05/24/why-you-should-care-about-html5/?re-about-html5/&section=magazines_fortune

JW Player for HTML5:
http://www.longtailvideo.com/support/jw-player/jw-player-for-html5

Dan Rayburn’s Blog on Streaming Media:
http://blog.streamingmedia.com/

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