Modulation vs Streaming - What's the difference?

modulation | streaming |

As nouns the difference between modulation and streaming

is that modulation is the process of applying a signal to a carrier, modulating while streaming is movement as a stream.

As a verb streaming is


As an adjective streaming is

that streams.




(en noun)
  • The process of applying a signal to a carrier, modulating.
  • Methods of modulating.
  • Derived terms

    * demodulation * paramodulation ----



  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • that streams
  • Noun

  • movement as a stream
  • (computing) The transmission of digital audio or video, or the reception or playback of such data without first storing it.
  • (UK, education) Division of classes into academic streams.
  • *{{quote-magazine, date=2013-07-19, author=(Peter Wilby)
  • , volume=189, issue=6, page=30, magazine=(The Guardian Weekly) , title= Finland spreads word on schools , passage=Imagine a country where children do nothing but play until they start compulsory schooling at age seven. Then, without exception, they attend comprehensives until the age of 16. Charging school fees is illegal, and so is sorting pupils into ability groups by streaming or setting.}}

    Derived terms

    * streaming data * streaming encoder * streaming media * streaming movement * streaming radio * streaming server * streaming tape * streaming video * streaming XML

    See also

    * live stream * stream


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