Streaming allows immediate transmission of the beginning of a video while the remainder is still being loaded.
If you were a visitor at any of the Internet shows over the last few weeks, you will not have escaped the hype surrounding streaming video.
Over the past two weeks, streaming technologies have been battling for the headlines, all promising to offer high quality video direct to your desktop.
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