Dump the TV set, watch the web instead

 作者:韶羸     |      日期:2019-03-01 12:15:01
By Duncan Graham-Rowe Watching programmes on your television set is so last century. Television studios are increasingly using the net to transmit their programmes to viewers on demand. While this is fine when a relatively small number of people are downloading files at different times, if the internet were to transmit live television broadcasts to millions of viewers simultaneously, the sudden demand for bandwidth could create a huge bottleneck. Now a British company has developed a way to send live video to millions of computers at once without overloading the web. The system, called the Live Delivery Network,