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buffering

the action produced by a buffer.

buffering agents
amongst other uses these substances play a part in dairy cattle nutrition by helping to prevent damaging ruminal acidity on high grain rations. Sodium bicarbonate and magnesium oxide are the preparations most commonly used.
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The adaptive streaming format has gained the support of IC vendors, consumer electronics device manufacturers and studios.
com produced very consistent data rates when encoding in constant bitrate encoding (CBR) mode, which many producers prefer when encoding for adaptive streaming or streaming to mobile and other constrained bandwidth scenarios.
Other HTTP-based adaptive streaming solutions followed: Microsoft launched Smooth Streaming in 2008, Apple debuted HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) for delivery to iOS devices a year later, and Adobe joined the party in 2010 with HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS).
This enforces the most conservative theories of adaptive streaming, but it may be too inflexible for some producers who seek the additional quality that VBR, or even 2-pass CBR, often delivers.
Video services delivered to mobile devices are highly popular today, and thanks to the increased bandwidth capacity of LTE networks and modern adaptive streaming standards such as MPEG-DASH, the quality of such mobile video services is rapidly improving and approaching a quality of experience consumers know from HDTV broadcasts, DVD, or Blu-ray.
Enhanced adaptive streaming security for OTT video to iOS and Android-based tablets and smartphones, smart TVs & STBs, and PC/Mac platforms.
To resolve these challenges, the Moving Picture Experts Group Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP standard, better known as MPEG-DASH, promises to dramatically simplify streaming by standardizing content delivery on both the server and client sides.
The advanced adaptive streaming format brings a cutting-edge feature set to streaming media that is typically characteristic of the Blu-ray Disc consumer experience.

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