Even the stars die is the story, written by the founder, of how MPEG made media digital and fostered their development, and how MPAI continues the MPEG spirit in the field of data coding by Artificial Intelligence.
The book is divided in 6 sections:
Section 1: the world of media before MPEG.
Section 2: the birth of MPEG and its first 3 standards.
Section 3: some of the MPEG media-related areas.
Section 4: some of the MPEG unique features.
Section 5 the causes of the death of MPEG.
Section 6 the constitution, the achievements and the plans of MPAI.