Streaming television

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Streaming television (also known as streaming TV, online TV, Internet TV, or TV streaming) is the digital distribution of television content, such as TV shows, as streaming video delivered over the Internet.wikipedia
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Streaming television (also known as streaming TV, online TV, Internet TV, or TV streaming) is the digital distribution of television content, such as TV shows, as streaming video delivered over the Internet.
Since 2010, with the invention of smart television, Internet television has increased the availability of television programs and movies via the Internet through streaming video services such as Netflix, Amazon Video, iPlayer and Hulu.

Internet

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Streaming television (also known as streaming TV, online TV, Internet TV, or TV streaming) is the digital distribution of television content, such as TV shows, as streaming video delivered over the Internet. Cord cutters are consumers who are cancelling their cable TV or satellite TV subscriptions and choosing instead to stream TV shows, movies and other content via the Internet.
Most traditional communication media, including telephony, radio, television, paper mail and newspapers are reshaped, redefined, or even bypassed by the Internet, giving birth to new services such as email, Internet telephony, Internet television, online music, digital newspapers, and video streaming websites.

Television show

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Up until the 1990s, it was not thought possible that a television programme could be squeezed into the limited telecommunication bandwidth of a copper telephone cable to provide a streaming service of acceptable quality, as the required bandwidth of a digital television signal was around 200Mbps, which was 2,000 times greater than the bandwidth of a speech signal over a copper telephone wire.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.

Satellite television

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Streaming TV stands in contrast to dedicated terrestrial television delivered by over-the-air aerial systems, cable television, and/or satellite television systems.
Satellite TV is being affected by the cord-cutting trend where people are shifting towards internet based streaming television.

Sling TV

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After 2010 traditional cable and satellite television providers began to offer services such as Sling TV, owned by Dish Network, which was unveiled in January 2015.
Sling Television, commonly known as Sling TV, is an American over-the-top internet television service owned by Dish Network.

Smart TV

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Smart TVs took over the television market after 2010 and continue to partner with new providers to bring streaming video to even more users.
Besides the traditional functions of television sets and set-top boxes provided through traditional broadcasting media, these devices can also provide Internet TV, online interactive media, over-the-top content (OTT), as well as on-demand streaming media, and home networking access.

Apple TV

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The first generation Apple TV was released in 2007 and in 2008 the first generation Roku streaming device was announced.
Major online content sources for Apple TV apps include subscription services for streaming television and film, cable and broadcast networks via TV Everywhere, and major sports leagues.

AT&T TV

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DirecTV, another satellite television provider launched their own streaming service, DirecTV Now, in 2016.
AT&T TV is a family of streaming pay television services offered in the United States by AT&T.

YouTube TV

In 2017 YouTube launched YouTube TV, a streaming service that allows users to watch live television programs from popular cable or network channels, and record shows to stream anywhere, anytime.
YouTube TV is an American over-the-top internet television service that offers live TV, on demand video and cloud-based DVR from more than 70 television networks.

Discrete cosine transform

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Streaming services were only made possible as a result of two major technological developments: discrete cosine transform (DCT) video compression and asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) data transmission.
The wide adoption of DCT compression standards led to the emergence and proliferation of digital media technologies, such as digital images, digital photos, digital video, streaming media, digital television, streaming television, video-on-demand (VOD), digital cinema, high-definition video (HD video), and high-definition television (HDTV).

Video on demand

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As of the 2010s, providers of Internet television use various technologies to provide VoD systems and live streaming.
Internet television has emerged as an increasingly popular medium of VOD provision.

Internet Protocol television

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IPTV delivers television content using signals based on the Internet protocol (IP), through the open, unmanaged Internet with the "last-mile" telecom company acting only as the Internet service provider (ISP).
Although IPTV uses the Internet protocol it is not limited to television streamed from the Internet (Internet television).

PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue (PS Vue) is an American over-the-top (OTT) Internet television service that is owned by the Sony Interactive Entertainment subdivision of the Sony Corporation of America division of Sony.

Digital television

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Up until the 1990s, it was not thought possible that a television programme could be squeezed into the limited telecommunication bandwidth of a copper telephone cable to provide a streaming service of acceptable quality, as the required bandwidth of a digital television signal was around 200Mbps, which was 2,000 times greater than the bandwidth of a speech signal over a copper telephone wire.
Finally, an alternative way is to receive digital TV signals via the open Internet (Internet television), whether from a central streaming service or a P2P (peer-to-peer) system.

Sony Liv

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Sony Liv (marketed as Sony LIV and formerly as SonyLIV) is a South Asian internet television channel and subscription video on demand service operated by Sony Pictures Networks in India and Pakistan.

FuboTV

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FuboTV (stylized as fuboTV) is an American over-the-top internet television service that focuses primarily on channels that distribute live sports, including NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and international soccer, plus news, network television series and movies.

Now TV (Sky)

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It offers a subscription-based internet television and video-on-demand service.

TV Everywhere

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A trend among major content producers in North America is the use of the "TV Everywhere" system.
Under the model, broadcasters offer their customers the ability to access content from their channels through internet-based services and mobile apps—either live or on-demand, as part of their subscription to the service.

Streaming media

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Streaming television (also known as streaming TV, online TV, Internet TV, or TV streaming) is the digital distribution of television content, such as TV shows, as streaming video delivered over the Internet. Cord cutters are consumers who are cancelling their cable TV or satellite TV subscriptions and choosing instead to stream TV shows, movies and other content via the Internet.
For example, in the 1930s, elevator music was among the earliest popular music available as streaming media; nowadays Internet television is a common form of streamed media.

SeeSaw (Internet television)

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SeeSaw was an Internet television service, born out of the BBC-led Project Kangaroo and launched in the UK on 17 February 2010.

TTNET

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Tivibu is an Internet television service that is provided by TTNET.

Cord-cutting

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Cord cutters are consumers who are cancelling their cable TV or satellite TV subscriptions and choosing instead to stream TV shows, movies and other content via the Internet.
In Q3'2018 and Q4'2018 1.1 million subscribers left traditional satellite and cable in favor of internet based streaming television.

Argela

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Argela's iTV is an Internet television service distributed via the Internet.

Netflix

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Netflix, a website originally created for DVD rentals and sales began providing streaming content in 2007.

List of Internet television providers

This article lists Internet television providers – broadcasters of Internet television using digital distribution – by region and by country.