Is a media container format designed for streaming over the Internet. Used on popular video hosting sites. Video is usually stored in h.263 and h.264 formats, audio is a in MP3 or other less popular codecs. FLV-file format is a bit stream, which provides high-quality image even at low bit rates.
Is a project with unlimited possibilities, the basic idea of which is the creation of an open source media container that works across formats. MKV format involves multiple selectable subtitles, video and audio tracks. Besides, MKV provides an online broadcast, instant rewind of the file and the partition of files into heads.