Category Archives: Video and Live Streaming

Video Streaming (Part III). Knowledge Is Power!

Posted on: April 13th, 2016 by

In our First and Second parts we examined the topic of real-time video streaming, how it’s done on iOS and took to pieces the process itself.

Video Streaming (Part II). Get Ready To Rumble!

Posted on: April 13th, 2016 by

Previously, in our Part 1, we talked about devs struggling to get the broadcasting available from an iOS device. Now we have direct access to compressed files and this accessibility gave us the freedom we dreamt about. We came up with a qualitatively better method of preparing frames for subsequent broadcasting. In general, we can split this process into three steps.

Video Streaming (Part I). Action!

Posted on: April 13th, 2016 by

When you are watching a video on Youtube or enjoying a show on Netflix, you are using the video streaming technology. Since the beginning of the 20th century, the greatest minds have kept on developing new ways to deliver the media from a producer to an end-user. Both Youtube and Netflix are examples of the modern technology that requires uploaded video files in order to allow end-users to pause, stop or play the video at will. With this another technology co-exists one that we call “live-streaming”.