Link: …For Certain Values of Open

And, of course, VP8 is patented: if Google is correct that those patents don’t infringe any of MPEG-LA’s, that just means that we have to rely on Google’s assurance that they will never change the terms they’re licensing patents under.

Bingo! What all the nitwit freetards refuse to get though their thick skulls is this: VP8 is only “free” because Google says it is.