Video is the technology of recording, processing, storing, transmitting images and reconstructing by digital or analogue electronic means a sequence of images representing moving scenes. Etymologically the word video comes from the Latin verb video, vides, videre, which translates as the verb 'see'.
Video technology was developed for the first time for television systems, but has been derived in many formats to allow video recording of consumers and can also be viewed over the Internet.
In some countries it is also called a recording of images and sound on magnetic tape or optical disc, although with the appearance of these last term is generally identified with previous recordings on magnetic tape, VHS type, Betamax. Many videos are hung on websites, such as YouTube, which contains different types of views.