Digital and Information Literacy: Music and Video Streaming, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
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  • ISBN-10: 1499437722
  • ISBN-13: 9781499437720
  • DDC: 006.7
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This succinct title breaks down the complex mechanisms behind audio and video streaming and explains them in terms a middle-school-aged audience can understand. This volume introduces the concept of streaming and then explains how it works and what its uses are. Along the way, important digital terminology and concepts are introduced, such as bandwidth, codecs, plugins, and protocol. A discussion of Internet safety and how to produce and share streaming content wraps up this enlightening text.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What is Streaming?.
2: How Does Streaming Work?.
3: Streaming Music and Movies.
4: Live Streaming.
5: Create Your Own Streaming Content.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.