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CEA Study: OTT Video Enhancing, Not Replacing, Traditional TV

Are physical discs going away? Not any time soon. Study finds that people overwhelmingly prefer DVDs and Blu-ray to online sources.
Online Video News, Posted 28 Feb 2014

Netflix and Comcast: Exploring the Numbers Behind the Agreement

It's time to clear away the many myths and misconceptions surrounding the controversial distribution deal between Netflix and Comcast.
Featured Articles, Posted 27 Feb 2014

FreeWheel Report: Streaming TV Starting to Look Like Broadcast

According to FreeWheel's Q4 2013 Video Monetization Report, ad views on long form content are exploding, and completion rates are strong.
Online Video News, Posted 27 Feb 2014

Zefr Takes in $30M in Financing, Will Grow Software Development

Zefr's BrandID platform helps major companies monitor YouTube activity, attracting clients such as Adidas, Warner Bros., and Sony.
Online Video News, Posted 26 Feb 2014

Roku: 8 Million Sold and Counting

Number includes both Roku boxes and Roku Streaming Sticks; company also says that average user streams 13 hours per week and that total streaming grew by 70% to 1.7 billion hours in 2013
Online Video News, Posted 26 Feb 2014

Transit: What it Is, How it Works

Thanks to the Netflix/Comcast agreement, there's been a lot of discussion about transit in the press. Unfortunately, most of it is uninformed.
Featured Articles, Posted 25 Feb 2014

January Video Rankings: Views Are Down, SpotXChange Jumps Up

Video views took a tumble this cold January, but that could simply reflect changes in how and where people stream content.
Online Video News, Posted 24 Feb 2014

In Defense of MPEG LA

Patent pool organization MPEG LA continues to come under fire from the likes of Steve Forbes, but most of the criticism is based on false premises and ignores innovators' right to generate revenue from their work and investments
Featured Articles, Posted 21 Feb 2014

Ustream Launches Charitable Program: Ustream for Change

While the company is pivoting to enterprise clients and de-emphasizing free services, it wants to make sure citizen journalists still have a place.
Online Video News, Posted 19 Feb 2014

Apple Starting to Build Out Its Own CDN

Apple's CDN buildout will deliver content to consumers, though it's not clear if Apple will use it for popular or longtail content, or what the effect will be on the company's relationships with Akamai and Level 3.
Online Video News, Posted 03 Feb 2014

TiVo Buying Digitalsmiths for $135M in Cash, Looks to the Cloud

Freeing itself from the box, TiVo will create cloud-based services powered by Digitalsmiths metadata and recommendations.
Online Video News, Posted 29 Jan 2014

MPEG LA Announces Proposed HEVC Licensing Terms

The news is good for content owners and not so good for encoding/decoding vendors, but gives everyone a feel for how the issue will play out.
Featured Articles, Posted 17 Jan 2014

December Video Rankings: Online Video Ads Jump, LiveRail Advances

Facebook shows impressive growth, but the inclusion of uploaded Vine videos and the use of auto-play videos are the chief reasons.
Online Video News, Posted 13 Jan 2014

4K Reality Check: Content Owners Can't Afford the Bandwidth

Everyone's talking about 4K and HEVC at CES, but nobody's talking about what it costs to deliver. Here's a breakdown of delivery costs, and a look into why we shouldn't look for too much 4K streaming content any time soon.
Featured Articles, Posted 08 Jan 2014

CES 2014: iStreamPlanet Adds PlayReady for Live and Live Linear

PlayReady expands users' ability to address both content protection and business rules, including ad insertion, in Aventus; workflow solution will also add DASH support, RTMP output, and multicast in the next year
Online Video News, Posted 08 Jan 2014

CES 2014: Verizon Debuts its End-to-End Solution

One size doesn't fit all, says Verizon Digital Media Services. With new acquisitions and a new management team, the company is ready for business.
Featured Articles, Posted 07 Jan 2014

CES2014 : Marissa Mayer Announces Sweeping Yahoo! Revamp

The internet giant introduces a revised suite of ad tools, declares 2014 year of video, and buys contextual search specialist Aviate
Online Video News, Posted 07 Jan 2014

CES 2014: Sony to Launch Live and VOD Cloud TV Service

Focus will be on recommendation, personalization and "watch and resume" functionality across devices including tablets, phones, and of course PlayStation and PS4.
Online Video News, Posted 07 Jan 2014

CES 2014 Roundup: Sony, Panasonic, Sharp, and an Answer to the 4K Bandwidth Question

At Monday's Sony press conference, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings finally addressed the issue of 4K bandwidth, saying 15Mbps would be required for 4K encoded in HEVC
Featured Articles, Posted 07 Jan 2014

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