Streaming Media

 

Video Formats/Players/Codecs
Articles

Is 4K Doomed to Be the Next 3D? Akamai Says No

Not long ago, 3D was the next big thing in home video. The problem was that no one wanted it. Why will 4K video be any different?
Featured Articles, Posted 22 Jul 2014

JW Player Releases Version 6.9, Adds Chromecast Support

Customers can now bring their videos and ads to the biggest screen in the house using a Chromecast-enabled television.
Online Video News, Posted 22 Jul 2014

Hybrid Processing: When To Use the Cloud, and When Not To

Making sense of complex TV Everywhere workflows with intelligent design
Featured Articles, Posted 25 Jun 2014

Don't Buy That UHD TV: It May Go Obsolete Faster Than You Think

Different encoding profiles and color issues mean that today's UHD sets won't play tomorrow's content. Buyers, avoid a costly mistake.
Featured Articles, Posted 10 Jun 2014

How to Develop a Viable 4K Production Workflow

Since the NAB conference in April, 4K workflow options have swelled. Here's a look at the hardware, recording media, and codecs needed to produce and stream 4K video.
Featured Articles, Posted 09 Jun 2014

Hulu: 'DASH Is Definitely the Future for Us'

DASH is bringing cost savings to Hulu, and quality of service improvements to its subscribers. No wonder Hulu has plans to bring it to more platforms.
Featured Articles, Posted 05 Jun 2014

How to Create Interactive HTML5 Video

Turning a basic HTML5 video player into one with enhanced playback features is surprisingly simple. Here's the code to add chapter markers, captions, and more.
Featured Articles, Posted 05 Jun 2014

MPEG LA's HEVC Licensing Terms Are Flawed, Will Prevent Adoption

There's no reason for Adobe to add HEVC support to Flash, and that keeps HEVC from becoming relevant for general purpose streaming.
Featured Articles, Posted 04 Jun 2014

Don't Just Compress the Video, Compress the Content

Researchers are creating algorithms that remove non-essential information from a video, allowing viewers to watch it faster than in real-time.
Featured Articles, Posted 04 Jun 2014

Adobe Talks DASH Implementations at Streaming Media East

DASH is going to be the most reliable way to get content to HTML5 browsers, says an Adobe software architect.
Featured Articles, Posted 29 May 2014

The Codecs That Make UHD Video Possible: HEVC Vs. VP9

Which codec delivers better image quality? Which is more compatible? And what about Daala, the spoiler codec currently being developed from scratch?
Featured Articles, Posted 09 May 2014

Haivision Demonstrates Makito X Family and HEVC Savings at NAB

For a solutions company, Haivision offered some impressive hardware at NAB, as well as HEVC bandwidth savings that are in use today.
Sponsored Articles, Posted 02 May 2014

Envivio Helps Build the Future of 4K Video at NAB

In a red carpet interview, Envivio's CEO talks 4K, HEVC, and why his company's cloud-based end-to-end workflow will help broadcasters get to market sooner.
Sponsored Articles, Posted 25 Apr 2014

Elemental Pushes Into New Areas at NAB

While known as an appliance vendor, Elemental extends into CPU-only based systems and virtualized environments.
Sponsored Articles, Posted 25 Apr 2014

Industry Experts Discuss the Future of MPEG-DASH at NAB

The DASH Talks, a gathering of DASH supporters, compared notes on the standard's advancement, and highlighted the work being done.
Featured Articles, Posted 17 Apr 2014

Microsoft, Adobe, and DASH: The State of the Union

With the rise of MPEG-DASH and the NAB-related announcements from both Microsoft and Adobe on the topic, we sat down with both companies to discuss the status of DASH support as well as their legacy ABR protocols, Smooth Streaming and HDS
Featured Articles, Posted 08 Apr 2014

The State of MPEG-DASH Deployment

MPEG-DASH is slowly but surely becoming the main competitor to HLS, driven by adoption by major players and intrinsic strengths. Here's who's using it now, who's going to be soon, and what challenges still need to be addressed.
Featured Articles, Posted 08 Apr 2014

Elemental to Test 4K HEVC MPEG-DASH in NAB Demo with Akamai

The software video processing developer powers half a dozen 4K demos at NAB, is partnering with Ericsson EVE, and claims to be the fastest growing vendor around
Online Video News, Posted 05 Apr 2014

Rovi Selling DivX and MainConcept, Focusing on Search

Saying that its future is in entertainment discovery, Rovi lets DivX and MainConcept go for $75 million.
Online Video News, Posted 03 Apr 2014

Pages:  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32   Next >>
 
Companies