Is 4K Practical?

Have you ever bought a tv with the very latest in super-premium, mind-blowing display technology only to realize that it's almost too cutting edge? You turn it on and it's amazing! Any more detail and you'd be seeing into another dimension. Then your internet takes a nap and you realize that even though you have more pixels than raindrops in a storm cloud, it doesn't matter if you don't have a fast enough connection to handle all that extra data. A similar issue was covered by a recent blog post in which Chris Kranky explored whether 4K video for WebRTC…

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The weather is turning cooler here in New England, and as usual our team has been hard at work. We are excited to announce version 1.4.0 of Red5 Pro Server. For this release we focused on Video on Demand (VOD). The new server release supports recording and retrieving VOD content via Amazon S3 cloud storage. In addition, as a number of people have requested, we added in post-processor support for transcoding FLVs to MP4s, for ease of playback. We’ve also added support for HLS VOD! In addition, we’ve added a recording option to the live/broadcast.…

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