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Streaming media is multimedia that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider. Its verb form, “to stream”, refers to the process of delivering media in this manner; the term refers to the delivery method of the medium rather than the medium itself.
A client media player can begin playing the data (such as a movie) before the entire file has been transmitted. Distinguishing delivery method from the media distributed applies spec...

Professionally Published Video Sites – 33.5 Billion Views In 2007

AccuStream Research: Professionally Published Online Video up 50.3% in '07 to 33.5 Billion Views Online video views (streams and progressive downloads) delivered through professionally branded sites increased 50.3% in 2007 to 33.5 billion, according to a research study published by AccuStream iMedia Research. Online Video …

Online Video Streaming Guide – An Overview

Video streaming is basically a sequence of images that are in motion which are sent over the internet in compressed form and are viewed by the user as they arrive. Media streaming is just video streaming with audio functionality. With media streaming or video streaming, …

Increase Online Traffic With Streaming Media

Streaming media is a marketing tool that deserves consideration by small business and home based business owners as a means of achieving increased on-line traffic to their website. This segment of the business world has historically not utilized this technology for economic reasons. However, technology …

Adobe Quietly Launches 2 HD Websites

Yesterday, Adobe quietly launched two new HD websites that showcase High-Definition content using the Flash platform. As you saw earlier this week, Adobe announced an update to Flash player 9 to support HD contend and h.264 codec. content in HD quality using the Flash platform. …

Five Key Turning Points In Web Video Marketing

Not too long ago, only companies with money to burn could afford to record and host web marketing videos. They were usually produced by Media companies or Advertising Agencies and because of the high cost, consisted mainly of branding or corporate promotion messages. As you …

ClipBlast Video Search Launches Live Streaming Video Indexing

Leading Video Search Platform Expands Intelligent Index™ to Live Video, Represents First Move Beyond Clips Los Angeles (November 7, 2007) – ClipBlast! (www.clipblast.com), the premier Web-wide video search and navigation platform, today announced the launch of Live Video Indexing, an extension of its patent-pending Video …

Akamai Launches HD Portal With BBC, NBA, MTV, CBS

Akamai Launches HD Portal With BBC, NBA, MTV, CBS

The appetite for High Definition content online is growing, driven by consumer demand, an increase in high bandwidth connectivity at the home and content owners looking to extend the reach of growing libraries of HD quality video content. The Akamai HD Portal for HD online …

H.264 Versus MPEG-4 – Video Encoding Formats Compared

H.264 Versus MPEG 4   Video Encoding Formats Compared

Overview of MPEG-4 encoding format: MPEG-4 is a standard used to compress audio and visual data. The MPEG-4 standard is generally used for streaming media and CD distribution, video conversation, and broadcast television. MPEG-4 incorporates many features of MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and other related standards. MPEG-4 …

Top 5 Technical Issues Hurting The Growth of Online Video Advertising

Today I was looking through my favorite RSS feeds that I have not had time to keep up with and found this incredibly insightful post from Dan Rayburn at Streaming Media Blog. Dan was kind enough to allow me to repost this article on Reel …

Blinkx and Blinkx.tv – The Detailed Overview and History Of

Blinkx.com is an Internet based search engine for video, audio, and other multimedia content. It was founded by Suranga Chandratillake, a former Autonomy employee. Blinkx started its operations in 2003, based in San Francisco, as video search and toolbar for web search, which allows searching …

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