Why doesn't YouTube automatically select a higher video quality if I have excellent Internet connection?
I have an 1Gbps Internet connection speed that can easily support even multiple simultaneous Full-HD (1080p) video streams. However, when I watch videos on YouTube, the 480p quality level is ...
Does the website http://www.speedtest.net enforce any limit on the number of speed tests from a given IP? (e.g. max 1000 tests per day)
YouTube used to work just fine for me. I could stream videos in 1080p HD with no problems or buffering. Now, for the past few weeks/months I haven't had even close to that experience. Only 480p and ...
Other than downloading the video, is there any way to re-enable youtube's speed-up controls, which allowed playback w/ 1.5x, 2x, 4x at the original speed? (This was the only way I could watch lectures ...
VLC has a nice feature which allows to play videos faster/slower without affecting the audio pitch. Can this be somehow achieved for YouTube videos as well?
I want users at my site to be able to measure their connection speed. I don't want to use ookla's flash speed test because their license is too restrictive (it only lets me put the test on one URL). ...
For all the talk of how HTML5 can do anything Flash can, I have yet to see a broadband speed test, created in HTML5. SpeedTest.net is built in Adobe Flash. MeasurementLab.net uses Java-based tools. ...
The content on dictionary.com is clear and comprehensive... once... it... finishes... loading. It's even slow if I disable advertising, plus I prefer not to do so as I appreciate that ad-revenue may ...
When I first signed up with Gmail, I was impressed by how fast I could search through my email. Now even simple single-keyword searches can take 5-10 seconds. Perhaps this is related to having over ...