This Tech Giant Taps Into the Streaming Revolution

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This video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series in which technology and media editor/analyst Andrew Tonner and industrials editor/analyst Brendan Byrnes discuss topics across the investing world.

Is the rise of streaming here to stay? If recent activity on the part of some of the world's biggest tech firms indicates anything, it's that the streaming revolution is very real and here to stay. Over the past 18 months, nearly every player in consumer technology has invested heavily in order to tap into this potential growth market. And recently, we saw yet another major tech player position itself to compete in this burgeoning market. In this video, Andrew weighs in on the specifics of the deal and its implications for this massive growth opportunity.

The emergence of mobile computing isn't a new story, but there's still plenty of opportunity for savvy investors to cash in on this once-in-a-lifetime trend. We already know many of the largest players well, but some of the best ways to play this shift are still under the radar. To expose our readers to these companies, the Fool recently wrote a free report detailing three unknown ways to play the mobile revolution. We made it absolutely free to our readers as well, so click here to access: "3 Hidden Winners of the iPhone, iPad, and Android Revolution."The report is free today but won't be forever, so check out your copy today by clicking here. Enjoy, and Fool on!

At the time this article was published Andrew Tonner has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Brendan Byrnes owns shares of Apple. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Google and Microsoft.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendApple, Google, Microsoft and Netflix. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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