Transfer of data, usually audio or video, that allows the end user to consume the content without having to fully download a data file first.

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What rtmp streaming software solutions exist?

I've been doing some live streaming lately, and learned that Adobe's Flash Media Live Encoder is cross-platform. Unfortunately, it's been ludicrously unstable crashing occasionally during use, and ...
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Best way to stream video from iPad or iPhone to Macbook ?

I am planning to create some app tutorials (screencasts) using Screenflow on my Macbook The apps are iPhone and iPad apps so I want to show the live app in the tutorial and mix in other aspects ...
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How to determine what kind of Safari plug-in for streaming video is missing?

Platform: Yosemite 10.10.4; MacbookPro 15" Retina (mid-2015). I can't succeed to open properly certain video streaming sites, like in following link example: ...
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How to AirPlay or stream video to PS3 from OS X?

I'm hitting brick walls it seems on finding any topics that pertain to streaming video and / or live display to a PS3. I am not sure if I'm just missing the correct terminology or if a solution ...
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Apple TV mirroring performance

I have a MacBook Air (April 2013) and a new Apple TV. Mirroring of the desktop is alright if I disable my TV's post-processing of the image. But If I start a video (VLC or Netflix for example), the ...
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Safari cancels request made with jplayer

I have an application that uses jplayer to listen to radio. It works in Chrome, but fails on Safari. The network request to http://46.20.4.4:4030/;stream.m4a responds: ICY 200 OK ...
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Any way to force download from AFP as opposed to streaming?

I have a Yosemite file server that I use to host video files I've taken on my GoPro to various friends and family who want them. Unfortunately, asking "please download them (aka drag them to your ...
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Is there a way to stream video to an Apple TV without iTunes?

Can I stream video to an Apple TV without using iTunes? iTunes is good, but if I can have another way to stream video, it would be great.
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Stream audio from Mac OS X to Android?

My audio on my Mac computer is broken, there are no input devices found. (Although there used to be, then instantly wasn't.) I have searched everywhere, nothing works. So I was thinking I could ...
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Play torrented video while downloading in uTorrent

I've seen this feature is available in uTorrent 3.0, but the mac version is only 1.8.7? How do I play torrents while they download on OS X?
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Can I watch the WWDC from the beginning when the event has not finished?

I want to watch the WWDC tomorrow however I will traveling home from college. This means that I will miss some of it and do not want to start watching it half way through. Is there a way how I can ...
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Stream a Video URL to Apple TV

I know that, for example, when I'm playing a video in YouTube on my iPhone then I AirPlay it to Apple TV, iPhone simply pass video link to Apple TV than iPhone works only as remote (in fact, turning ...
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Stream screen over local network to shift processing burden for livestreaming

I have a bit of an odd problem. I'm not too sure if it fits in here, but I thought I might as well try. I want to start Livestreaming to Twitch TV. The problem is, I can't play a game and ...
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Streaming from iTunes to iPhone without Home Sharing

I have a gigantic iTunes library on my Mac and would like the ability to stream directly to my iPhone. I can accomplish this by switching on Home Sharing and accessing my library via the Shared ...
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Photos on iCloud are not streaming

I've had iCloud set up for streaming photos. I just updated to iOS8 and now my iPhotos on my Mac book are not streaming on my iPhone. In fact, now there are no photos on my iPhone. How do I get ...
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My pictures are gone from my photo stream on my ipad

My photos from Photo Stream on my iPad were here one minute, and gone next. I charged it, but it didn't show up still.
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Live TV Streaming from MacBook pro late 2008 to TV

I have a late 2008 MacBook Pro with Yosemite installed. I wish to stream Live TV contents (from the web) from my MacBook to my TV. By googling around I realized that AirParrot with Apple TV would do ...
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After 2 hours of downloading, iTunes still cannot play one minute of the movie and how can this be solved?

I wonder when Apple does the testings for iTunes, do they always do it on the high speed Internet, because I am at a hotel, and the download speed is about 300kb/s, and after 2 hours of downloading of ...
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Is it possible to stream from Safari to Apple TV with a MacBook Pro late 2008 with OS X 10.9.5?

I have a MacBook Pro from late 2008 running OS X 10.9.5. Is it possible to stream contents, playing in Safari, to Apple TV?
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Airport Extreme, Apple TV line-of-sight

I have an Apple TV (3rd Gen A1427), connected to my Airport Extreme (6th Gen). I often stream music from iTunes on my retina MacBook Pro. The Apple TV, Airport and MBP are all connected on the same ...
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IPad 2 photo stream

How do I download photo stream from my iPad to my iMac , iPhoto? I have sync my iPad but it only downloaded the videos from my iPad to iPhoto and not the pictures. The pictures that are on my iPad ...
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HTTP music stream app for Iphone?

I have an mpd music server set up on a remote server to stream http music data on port 8000. I'm having trouble finding an app on the store that will server as a client music player for this http ...
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Can I stream media from one Plex server to another Plex server?

I have Plex on a laptop and I can use Plex for the iDevices to stream media to them. Can I do the same with Plex on another computer around the house like ZumoCast?
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Is it possible to view an rtmfp peer-to-peer stream on iOS?

From what I understand you need Flash to play any rtmfp stream, and you can't install Flash on iOS as far as I know. Is there any workaround or have I missed something? An example stream: ...
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Streaming video without an internet connection

I have a customer that wants to stream his Iphone 5 and iPad video and audio files over his wireless network. this network is not connected to the internet 80% of the time making using an Apple TV ...
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Stream movie from iPod Touch to DLNA device

I'm trying to play a movie from my iPod Touch to a DLNA device. I'm using the iOS 8 app TV Assist but it can't find my "WD TV HD" device but they are both in the same WiFi network. Does the DLNA ...
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Is there a way to access and stream one's iTunes music collection from a web browser?

Does the possibility exist to access one's iTunes music collection from any web browser? e.g. to browse the library and stream the songs.
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dlna server which can stream safari

is there any dlna server for OS X which can stream a safari window? I know there are some servers which can stream youtube or other video plattforms but I'm interested in a server which can stream ...
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How to stream music from a Mac to an iOS device?

I have an MP3 file that I'd like to stream from my Mac to an iOS. I think VLC can be used to achieve this, but I couldn't find the right settings on the VLC app and in iOS. If I pick RTP multicast, ...
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Is it possible to stream music TO an iPod touch via bluetooth?

Say you have the iPod connected to a dock to your home stereo. Is it possible to pair another bluetooth enabled device with it and stream music to the iPod? In effect making the iPod like those ...
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Can I stream Audible audio books from Airstash or a Seagate Wi-Fi Hard drive?

I made the mistake of buying a 16 GB iPhone 5s and now it is full. Can I put Audible audio books on my AirStash and listen to them?
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how do i get OLD photos out of my photo stream folders

I have 700 photos on my photo stream (recovered after a lost phone! and older than 30 days) but I can't figure out how to download them. only the most recent (100-ish) photos upload to iCloud photos. ...
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Do I need Apple TV to stream wirelessly to my TV?

I recently bought a new TV. Now I want to mirror my MacBook Air on it. I don't need all the other fancy features of Apple TV (I don't have an iPhone/iPad, don't use iTunes etc.). Right now I'm using a ...
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Start reading movie before file is fully copied

Wifi speed in my flat is not that good, and I often have to copy big video files from my nas to my mac. In these situations I'd like to be able to start playing the file after few seconds and that the ...
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Streaming high quality videos without loss of quality?

Is there any software on PC/Mac which just 'serves' the files of system to iPad (instead of converting them on the fly) and any app which is able to play such content? I tried Plex, though it streams ...
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Will photos still appear in photo stream if it was taken and deleted while my iPhone closes the photo stream?

I am curious about this question. I closed photo streams on my iPhone. The other day I took some photos and deleted them afterwards. Later I opened photo stream again and it seemed that those photos ...
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How do I stream Mac audio to Linux computer?

is there any way to stream audio from my Mac to my Linux computer (my av receiver is connected to that)?
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Old Photos synced to icloud

I am trying to clean up my Iphone 4S and moving photos to icloud. I tried to create a photo stream but I do not have the option on this phone. any suggestions?
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iTunes ignores track name in M3U playlist for URLs

I have M3U file like #EXTM3U #EXTINF:187,Track Artist - Track name http://my.site/3fe49f5deb06.mp3 (the URL locates the file on remote server, not a radio or stream) I see there is some track info ...
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How can I stream audio to multiple computers at the same time?

I'm trying to stream music to different computer's speakers simultaneously. Currently I'm doing this by physically timing the start of the song on each computer. Are there any built in utilities or ...
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Aggressize standard stream buffering in latest Command Line Tools (6.1)

I just upgraded my "Command Line Tools" via App Store.app's update process to Version 6.1. It seemed to install just fine, but a lot of commonly used command line tools now have much more aggressive ...
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What software alternatives support streaming via AirPlay?

The Apple TV arrived! I'm slightly bummed that I can only stream from iTunes, and therefore only use formats that iTunes supports. I haven't found a single other video player that supports AirPlay, ...
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Play live .ogg stream on iPad

I have an iPad and an online .ogg audio stream. I don't want to install anything on the iPad but I want to be able to play the stream. Is there any way that I can do this easily? I have an iPad Air ...
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Schedule Twitch Stream Recording

So I have installed the livestreamer program that lets me launch a Twitch.tv live stream through VLC player. I start it by the Terminal line: livestreamer twitch.tv/nameofchannel source Which ...
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Wirelessly play audio from an iPad to a Mac

Is it possible to send audio from an iPad to a Mac to make use of speakers connected to Mac? Either Bluetooth or WiFi will work, it doesn't matter to me. The problem is, it's much easier to play ...
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Website embedded video stream in VLC

Sometims I’m watching live events on websites that have an embedded flash video player. Is it possible to take the stream to a native player such as VLC? If so, what would be the steps?
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Are there any car stereos out there that support AirPlay?

First, I understand that I'm walking a fine line but, to be clear, I am sticking to the FAQ and I am not asking for hardware recommendations. Instead, I simply want to know if there are any car ...
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DVD drive connected wirelessly to iPad

I watch a bunch of movies on DVD that I get from Netflix. I'd really like to watch them from my iPad, but of course my iPad doesn't have a DVD drive. Is there a way to have a DVD drive somewhere in ...
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Is it possible to stream audio via AVB between two Macintoshes?

I have two Macs that I am trying to stream AVB between. Both machines are running Mavericks and can see other AVB devices and stream with them. However when trying to stream from one Mac to another ...
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Can I stream music from my laptop to my iPod Touch over wifi?

Rather than running a long cable from my Laptop to my stereo, I've been thinking for a while about getting one of those wireless devices that lets you transmit audio from your PC to a receiver plugged ...