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Youtube Gaming vs. Twitch – which is better and why?

October 22, 2015 3:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Twitch, the Amazon owned live streaming service, has been the go to place for gamers to either stream their own gameplay, or watch someone else play since about 5 years ago, when it single handedly owned Ustream and ruled the web as leading livestream service. Today, however, Twitch is facing a formidable opponent- Youtube Gaming. Does Twitch really even stand a change against someone as big as this Google owned video service? Video player Youtube is well known for its lightweight HTML5 video player whereas Twitch only recently updated from the long dead and buried browser plugin, Flash. Kudos for... View Article

Watch our planet Earth from space in real time

November 7, 2014 12:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This live stream of our planet was activated on board of the International Space Station in April 2014 as an experiment to see how well cameras and similar equipment handle the harsh space environment. Just look how peaceful everything seems from up there. If you don’t see anything it just means that the International Space Station is currently on the dark side of the planet. (the area with no sunlight).     To read more about the experiment visit the High Definition Earth Viewing page (link missing, sorry).