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What is Livepeer?

Livepeer is a decentralized video infrastructure network and protocol built on the Ethereum blockchain. It offers a cost-effective and reliable solution for developers seeking to integrate live or on-demand video into their applications. The network leverages a peer-to-peer infrastructure and a marketplace secured by the Ethereum blockchain to distribute the computing power required for video transcoding.

Key Features of Livepeer

  • Decentralized Video Infrastructure: Livepeer provides a decentralized infrastructure network for video processing, reducing costs and increasing reliability.

  • Livepeer Token (LPT): The native token of the Livepeer network, serving as a coordination and incentive mechanism to maintain network reliability and security.

Benefits for Developers and Users

  • Cost-Effective Video Streaming: Developers can significantly reduce costs associated with video streaming by utilizing Livepeer's decentralized infrastructure.

  • High-Quality Streaming Services: Users benefit from more affordable and high-quality video streaming services powered by Livepeer.

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