Streaming Media

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 specifically to telecommunications networks, as most other delivery systems are either inherently streaming (e.g., radio, television) or inherently nonstreaming (e.g., books, video cassettes, audio CDs).
Posts about Streaming Media
  • Six Mobile Marketing Predictions for 2015

    …% of total digital media consumption With the increasing dominance of streaming media apps such as Netflix, Spotify, Hulu, YouTube, and iTunes, digital media consumption on mobile apps exceeded consumption via desktop in 2014. That trend will only accelerate in 2015, with app usage accelerating to over 65% of time spent for digital media…

    MarketingProfsin Mobile Facebook Twitter YouTube- 17 readers -
  • Google Announces New Nexus Phone, Tablet And Media Player

    … Google has just announced three hotly anticipated devices: the Nexus 6 smartphone, Nexus 9 tablet and streaming media device. All are running Android 5.0: Lollipop. Rumored under the name “Motorola Shamu” for the past several months, the Nexus 6 features an almost-6 inch screen and is built by the former Google subsidiary now owned by Lenovo…

    Greg Sterling/ Marketing Landin Google- 9 readers -
  • Android: Be together. Not the same.

    …, a collaboration with Asus, is a streaming media player for movies, music and videos. It's also a first-of-its-kind Android gaming device. With Nexus Player you can play Android games on your HDTV with a gamepad, then keep playing on your phone while you're on the road. Nexus Player is Google Cast Ready so you can cast your favorite entertainment from…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blogin Google- 20 readers -