Streaming media? I thought it was called streaming video! Well, according to Google Streaming video is a sequence of “moving images” that are sent in compressed form over the Internet and displayed by the viewer as they arrive.
So, if you can have music, news, email, sports updates, and video on your mobile phone, why not TV? Going by this logic, some mobile operators have already started their own mobile TV service. Both Verizon and AT&T have launched their own mobile TV service and trust me, this is only the beginning. As of now, you have to pay a fixed monthly fee to use their mobile TV service. However, we could soon have free mobile TV service. Want to know how?
One way to get to watch TV on computer is by installing Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005. With just a click of a mouse you can get work done as well as watch some of your favorite TV shows, play some good music or a DVD. This program is designed in a way that you can enjoy work while having fun and doing things in the most interesting and enjoyable way.
Then there are other parts of the business that are slowing down. Shrinking. Consider local phone lines. We think local phones companies have a solid business. Not anymore.
Today they are in various industry segments like local and long distance telephone, wireless and cellular, regular and smart phones, high speed internet, and VANTAGENS IPTV which lets them compete with cable television.
Almost all Blu Ray and set top box manufacturers (DSTV HD PVR) include HDMI cables with the item and these are not suitable. These cables are of a lower grade and are fine for connecting directly to HD TVs if they are really short (less than 1 meter). I have had to replace many of them in the past.
The average person or family spends many hours in front of the TV for entertainment. With Internet TV you also have the ability to listen to streaming radio at no cost, so it’s no wonder why internet TV is becoming so popular and in demand.
This is only the beginning. The cable television industry has a lot to learn. They have to retrain their workers. They have to re-write their mission statements. They have to recreate themselves. It will take some time, but at least they are now headed in the right direction for customer, investors and workers.