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Streaming as a Service, a Video Cloud Computing Software

July 12, 2014

Streaming as a Service is a concept that is derived from Software as a Service , also referred as SaaS – a global solution that integrates multiple services that eases up the online streaming process into the cloud. The primary advantages of this solution are the linearity and scalability following the pay as you go […]

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Streaming Killed The Video Star?

July 7, 2014

According to the latest 2011 Nielsen Cross-Platform report, interesting trends are emerging in the realm of video viewership that reflect the growing mobility of Americans today. It raises the question: is online video indeed giving network a run for its money? Source

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One Nation Under Video

April 28, 2014

As of this year, the share of Americans who report watching online videos via sites such as YouTube and Vimeo has reached a whopping 71 percent. Five years ago, it was only about half that. In order to understand the meteoric rise of video-sharing site users, let’s examine what they look like today. Source

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GLOBAL DOWNLOADS SPEED COMPARISON

October 27, 2013

It seems like the occasional slow internet connection is an unavoidable part of our online existence. Before you call up your ISP threatening to cancel your service because you can’t torrent the entire “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, while listening to streaming radio and uploading pictures to Facebook without seeing an increase in your page […]

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Downfall of Netflix

March 3, 2013

A illustration to showcase how Netflix lost two-thirds of its value in three months. Source

A Musical Retrospective

A Musical Retrospective

October 22, 2012

The past year marked many interesting developments in music, from breakout artists with surprise hits to big strides in streaming audio. Take a moment to reflect on 2011 with this musical retrospective graphic. Source

What is Adaptive Bitrate Steaming?

What is Adaptive Bitrate Steaming?

August 13, 2012

A helpful primer on Adaptive Bitrate Streaming, how it impacts online video delivery and why it is so difficult to measure.

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Spotify on facts

July 20, 2012

Spotify is the streaming music service par excellence. Let’s see some data of his career and some many interesting details. Source