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300tube Tom Scott   23 May, 2016

Why Snow and Confetti Ruin YouTube Video Quality

  Your sports team wins. The confetti drops. And suddenly, the video quality falls apart. Why? Let's talk about interframe compression, bitrate, and unnecessary green screen effects.

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