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DVR, SVOD and Live TV Claim Similar Shares of Binge Watching

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Spotify: seven reasons why Google might buy the streaming music service

Streaming music is a financial sinkhole, as much due to the costs of expanding globally and the technical costs of hosting and streaming the music as to the royalties. 65 more words

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Shoutcast relaunches with new hosted streaming service

SHOUTcast was originally created in 1999 by Nullsoftt, which is better known as maker of the pioneering MP3 player software Winamp. Since then, it has been based on servers run by individual webcasters that use Shoutcast’s protocol to distribute their programming to listeners. 96 more words

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Streaming Video Enjoys Uptick, But Pay TV Challenged 07/24/2014

Market researcher TNS — in a quarterly survey of some 20,000 U.S. homes — that while one-third of U.S. homes — 34% — have streamed video in the previous month, the majority of those streaming homes also purchased pay TV services. 76 more words

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Google's Chromecast Turns One, Boasts Over 400M Casts To Date

Google launched the Chromecast exactly one year ago today, and the $35 streaming stick has made some impressive progress in the intervening 365 days. The media player has added a ton of features, but Google also revealed that it has powered over 400 million Casts thus far, which involve users running software on their Android, iOS or PC device to displays connected to the Chromecast. 183 more words

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NOW TV UK available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One to follow

You can hardly call the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gaming consoles anymore considering the amount of features and various content you have access to. Sky has now announced that Now TV is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One users will be able to stream to their device starting as early as next week as well.

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