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The Evolution of Flash Video

Recently, an overtly negative attitude seems to have arisen towards the use of third-party plugins such as Adobe's Flash Player. Despite this attitude however, leading open-source players, rather than pushing users to abandon Flash in favor of native browser playbacks, seems to still be making use of these third-party plugins, and the reason is fairly simple. The two key components to any video playback system are a video decoder and an application framework. While HTML5 offers a quality application framework, due to certain limitations, it has not yet developed a working video decoder. A decade ago, given its superior functionality to HTML, whole websites were being built in Flash. Occasionally however, the disadvantages won out and Flash gave way to Javascript. Flash did not die out however, as it was discovered to be work as a near universal video player among browsers. As a result, when the web video boom took off, YouTube and just about everyone else used Flash as their video player. Also, until just a couple years ago, Apple products also made use of Flash before suddenly rejecting it in favor of other options. Even companies such as Netflix, who have avoided using Flash, took a similar approach with third-party plugin players. Still, as it turns out, most web videos wind up being played through Flash, despite preferences in programing language. Even the newest version of...

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Latest Wedding Planning Tips

The new hype in the Netherlands. The American Wedding Planning trend has now hit the Netherlands with a big bang. Wedding couples are now using more and more the services of a Wedding Planner to organize and be present on the day of the wedding to make sure that everything runs smoothly and act as a focal point for the family members, suppliers and the couple themselves. What does a Wedding Planner do actually is the usual question for most? A Wedding Planner can assist you from A to Z with the planning and organizing of your special day and will be there on the day myself to ensure that nothing goes wrong and goes exactly how you dreamed and wished for. In today's modern society we live in couples are finding that they just do not have the approximate 250 hours themselves to organize their dream day. Stress is another factor why a Wedding Planner is asked to assist. Why would you stress when someone else can do all the stressing for you? Planning a wedding for most couples can be a task, from finding the right location to finding the perfect dress! Your Wedding Planner will offer you suggestions and ideas and will provide you contacts with suppliers and locations. You will always be in charge of your own wedding day and your WP will act upon...

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Healthy Food For Dogs – A Brief Review

If you want to live healthily, besides exercising regularly and sleeping well, you will also need to eat healthily. This is no different for a dog. The truth is, if you feed your dog junk food, there is a danger of it passing away at a premature age. If you feed it healthy food, you will have a healthy companion that will live a long life. If you are at a total loss of what kind of healthy food to feed your dog, you may want to consider this guide, Healthy Food For Dogs Homemade Recipes. Without over 245 recipes to choose from, your dog is definitely in for a treat. Here are some of the things that you can learn from Healthy Food For Dogs Homemade Recipes. 1) Insecticides that are safe for your dog 2) How you can make your dog's own shampoo 3) Home cook recipes that can chase away ticks, lice and fleas 4) How to get rid of stale basement smell that dogs give out when they are on a certain diet Do not feel overwhelmed by 245 recipes. Chances are, your dog may be picky and will like some of those food and dislike others. So, this is the opportunity for you to take note so that next time, you know which recipes you should focus on. It is important that you take...

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Ten Important Things to Look for in Choosing a Royalty Free Music Website

Looking for some great music for your newest film but do not have the budget for hiring a composer? You're in luck because there's actually a lot of great music out there that is royalty free or in the public domain that may work perfectly for your next film. Whether you're a pro filmmaker or a novice YouTube video creator, having a quality soundtrack behind your visual masterpiece is going to make a huge difference. There's nothing more frustrating than selecting link after link of MPEG or WAV files in search of a good, moody piece of music, only to find some crappy, poorly recorded junk. The good news is, there are a few sites that offer superb songs with quality arrangements that were recorded in a professional studio. These sites have their music categorized by genre to help you weed through the stuff you're not interested in, so you can get to the gems. I've compiled a list of the key things to look for when choosing a royalty free music website. I believe these suggestions will help you find the music you're looking for. Keep in mind, most of the time the hardest part of finding good music is sorting through the junk once you've found a site. You'll be looking for sites that offer the best music and are easy to navigate. Also look for sites...

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The Mobile News App

Sharing of news, exciting or mundane, is one of our most favorite activities. On a daily basis, we share a number of updates on our social networks. Gathering information from various sources, following latest trends- these are what interest us the most. But this does have a fair share of hassles and involves considerable effort. That’s where Mobile News Apps come in as a boon! What is a News App? A news app is an OmniReader which gets news feed from multiple different categories like Fitness, Food, Art, Hollywood, Bollywood, Photography, Politics, Art and similar topics of interest. The feed is generally customized according to the user’s geographical location, undoubtedly a lucrative advantage for local digital natives! They not only focus on premium content publishers but also get quality content written by well-known authors. What are some features of News Apps that make it ‘right up our alley’? When we are sharing information, or reading up on the web, we instinctively want things to happen faster. That’s exactly what a news app provides. It consolidates the information in one place. This also allows us to skim through the information immediately. Moreover, it is possible to read the entire story on the app itself without needing to go to the original webpage. Some news apps allow bookmarking so that we can get back to the exact place where we stopped,...

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