through the noise has developed the first crowdfunding platform specifically for live classical events. The platform will be trialled with a new grass-roots classical performance series: noisenights. The first noisenights this summer feature members of Chineke! orchestra, BBC Young Musician winner Laura van der Heijden, and violinist Max Baillie.


Hay Festival has today revealed its free digital programme for its 34th spring edition, bringing writers and readers together for an inspiring array of conversations, debates, workshops and performances online, Wednesday 26 May to Sunday 6 June.

Excio launches its exclusive on-screen gallery on iPhones

As a testament against the growing and overwhelming world of online image sharing, the idea behind Excio allows talented photographers of different experience levels to join the Excio community and share their favourite work. Featured images and stories behind the shot are then automatically displayed on people's screens as wallpapers or widget.

Global Video Streaming Market - In-Depth Analysis with Booming Trends Supporting Growth and Forecast

Video streaming is the one-way transmission of video content over a data network. It is a type of media streaming in which data from a video file is continuously transferred through the Internet to a remote user. This content is sent in a compressed form via the Internet and is displayed in real time by the viewer. While streaming, the user does not have to wait to download it on a computer or host it to play the file. Hence, a player is needed for uncompressing the file, which sends the audio data to the speakers and the video data to the display.