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Registered: ‎04-15-2009
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Livestreaming

I've been attempting to livestream a videofeed.  I want to display a live stream, which could be from a webcam, or live TV, or any other live feed.  I'm developing a website which streams live video and the BlackBery is an integral part of our mobile service.  We currently do rtmp livestreams, which feed to a flash player, as well as RTSP streams which play on RealPlayer on Nokia phones.  I know from the BlackBerry specifications that BlackBerry can take an RTSP stream in 3gp format using H.263 video codec. 

 

My questions are:

 

Can this be used to stream a live feed, as opposed to on-demand video files a la youtube? 

 

If so, how? 

 

Has anyone successfully done this?  What encoding software, streaming server software, codecs, and protocol did you use?