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Full HD (i.e. 1920x1080) should definitely be your standard. It is a current standard now for movies, TV shows, etc., lots of digital media is Full HD. It will offer a better viewing experience on high-resolution tablets (e.g. Retina iPads) which have almost double that resolution. The file sizes as you said most likely won't be an issue with MP4 and H.264 ...


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The 150 rule states that the ideal distance for reading text is 150 X the height of the font. So the source content will matter. If the source is not known, I would take best practices for power point font size and use a comfortable tablet viewing distance and base my content window size on this. Ideally the computer video card producing the content ...


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I assume you're hosting your own videos and they will be streaming via a custom player (i.e. not using a service like YouTube or Vimeo embedded within a web-view)? Some questions that come to mind are: Do you have control over content strategy / production? Are there bandwidth/storage limitations on your side? If you are using a custom player, are you ...


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Any resolution sufficiently high as to be able to render the text should be fine. People were successfully reading powerpoint presentations across a crowded hall using projectors in the mid 90s. Using any modern HD resolution is more than sufficiently usable for your needs. I'd probably standardise on 720p, because you can guarantee that every current and ...


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Summarizing the answers being provided, I think it is best practice to try and separate the actual item that you are trying to download and its status. That is, you would not use anything other than the text for the title, and you can choose from a number of different strategies to indicate its status: Icon to show download status, possibly including ...


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iOS 7 & 8 do this with the new clock circle progress widget. You can see this widget in the AppStore when you upgrade an app, or download one from the cloud. Each app to be upgraded has an "upgrade" button next to it, while each app in the cloud has a "cloud" icon button. You can also see it in the Music app, if you have songs in the cloud. When ...


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Not sure what your interface currently looks like but maybe something like this could work. download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups


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I like how BeyondPod does it when you download podcasts. Amazon music app shows downloaded files under 'Recently downloaded' section



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