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Sharing home media on the web

I believe using Google Drives sharing technology will more than fit your needs. You can make folders and share numerous properties of said folder to other people. They don't even need a Google Profile ...
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App to play YouTube music videos in the background while multitasking

Since Firefox for Android is hit and miss with YouTube background play, I've been using: NewPipe instead. It's free and open source, can do background play (saves data by only downloading audio), ...
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App to play YouTube music videos in the background while multitasking

Firefox for Android can play YouTube videos in the background, even with the screen off. It even provides a notification with a play/pause button.
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Is there a FOSS music streaming service?

Short answer: No. In the FreeGameDevWiki you can find an up-to-date list of web services of FOSS music (CC:BY and CC:BY-SA). Of those, the only one I am familiar with is Jamendo, and while it does ...
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Looking for streaming server options

You can use plex to make simple media center that all people without technical knowledge can use and stream over the net or local network https://support.plex.tv/hc/en-us/articles/200288666-...
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Software to teach my class from distance

Teamviewer is the software I've been favoring lately, so I'll add it to what the others said. Features: screen sharing audio and video sharig file transfer capabilites free for personal use cross-...
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Watch movies remotely with a friend

Based upon your requirements, there are a few options I could provide you. Please be aware I've used all the below options, but not to screen share music and movies, so these may all fail to meet your ...
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Stream a movie to a friend

Actually, yes. VLC I have noticed that the popular, alternative media player: VLC, appears to provide options for this. If the menu is hidden, you should be able to access it with the alt key. ...
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Browser-based music player (self-hosted)

A friend of mine has had a great experience with Ampache. It is released under the Gpl v2, and has been in development for over 10 years. It has a clean looking interface for a web client. To my ...
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Stream PC games near realtime to friends over the Internet?

Discord's screensharing works nicely for sharing gameplay with a small group of friends. Streams video quality at 720p, 30 FPS Little to no latency Supports up to 10 users Built in voice & text ...
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Broadcasting audio to multiple listeners

VideoLAN VLC can act as both a server and a client for media streaming, both audio and video. Just open VLC on your host computer, select Media->Stream, point it to the source(s), step through the ...
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Software for live streaming - sequencing videos and overlays

If you're looking to create your own software to do this on hardware you already have, I would recommend checking out the LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDK for this type of application. This library contains ...
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Remotely Play Games on PC While Someone is Using It

Well, all these years later someone upvoted which reminded me of this question. There is one way to do it that I've found that works. First, use RDPWrap to enable multiple RDP sessions if you have ...
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What kind of software would you use for broadcasting an event?

The way we do this (and graduation, and sports events and ...) uses multiple bits - Multiple cameras, connecting to a TriCaster mixing board, which records and encodes to send out to youtube, vimeo, ...
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Software to download part of an ASX stream

You could try ffmpeg: Free, gratis & opensource Cross platform including windows My windows install is 112MB twice what you are looking for but you could probably cut that down quite a bit. ...
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Alternative to Motion for streaming video in linux

So as per this link but with some condensing and adjustments, first run these commands: apt-get update apt-get install git libv4l-dev libjpeg8-dev imagemagick cmake -y git clone git@github.com:...
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Alternative to Motion for streaming video in linux

I use VLC for streaming. This works with the Raspicam: raspivid -o - -t 0 -n | cvlc -vvv stream:///dev/stdin --sout '#standard{access=http,mux=ts,dst=:8090}' :demux=h264 But I prefer streaming via ...
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Stream a movie to a friend

You could set up a Plex Server and then allow him access to it but it's going to be difficult as I guess you have a dynamic IP.
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Stream camera from iOS to Android

You can use iPCamera on your iPhone, but the app is not gratis. You can protect the access to the app by HTTP authentication. The username and password for this can be set up in the app preferences (...
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Music server with associated client application

Have you considered SONOS, of course its not free but if you have your music on a NAS then you don't need any other computer hardware. Each SONOS speaker is a standalone speaker and as you add more ...
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Is there any app that would let me play Witcher 3 remotely?

TL;DR: I believe cloud gaming for such high profile games is not currently possible. Perhaps it will be in a few years time While Steam does offer a streaming service, it is meant to be used on local ...
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Best way to transcode/stream media from my Laptop?

UMS (Universal Media Server) Should cover all your points. In particular I never had problems seeking, it supports almost any existing video format (ffmpeg-powered) and it automatically uses all the ...
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Video server for LAN (headless) with RTP and DLNA?

I think that you are searching for minidnla https://sourceforge.net/projects/minidlna/ (Now is called ReadyMedia) you can install on ubuntu using apt-get install minidnla
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Save stream from video grabber/capture device (2821)

If you're okay with command-line, and you're on Windows, you can try ffmpeg's "dshow" option. First, run this command to see what DirectShow devices are available and what they are called: ffmpeg -...
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Save stream from video grabber/capture device (2821)

Although I haven't used below stated software for this purpose I think that they will work for you. GrabBee - AV - user A. Koziol from amazon.com recommends this software. BS.Player PRO has support ...
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Software to stream Windows PC games (with Amazon EC2)?

I know this is incredibly late, but try Splashtop. Maybe someone else will find it useful. Splashtop is basically a remote desktop software for Android, PC, MacOSX, and iOS, and they claim they can ...
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Live Broadcasting and server-side playlist - LiveStream.com alternative

Just go to https://www.youtube.com/my_live_events and you're done. Live streams can be added to channels which are optionally paid.
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Sharing home media on the web

If you thought Tonido might be an answer, then you should look at OwnCloud. This enables you to host your files locally or in a storage cloud and grant permission to users to access them from your ...
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