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Binge No More?

Is binge-watching becoming a thing of the past? Not necessarily, but research from Reach3 Insights suggests that Netflix would be wise to follow Disney+ and Apple TV+ and embrace weekly episodes or even a hybrid approach.

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Are CDNs Hitting Their QoE Metrics Goals?

id3as Director Dom Robinson, Comcast Executive Director Matt Smith, and Akamai Principal Architect Peter Chave discuss CDN quality metrics in this clip from their panel at Streaming Media West 2019.

What Tech Innovations Are Driving Live Sports Streaming?

Google Head of Sports & Entertainment Kiran Paranjpe, NASCAR Digital Media Director Brendan Reiley, World Surf League SVP Rich Robinson, and WWE SVP Jared Smith discuss what's driving sports streaming in their keynote at Streaming Media West 2019.

How to Budget Live Event Streaming

VideoRx CTO Robert Reinhardt discusses the key elements of budgeting and bidding live event streams for clients--from labor to equipment to deployment--in this clip from his presentation at Streaming Media West 2019.

Gear in Use for School Esports Streaming

High School GG Executive Director Todd Conley and 1337 Facilities President Jordan Rambis discuss the video gear most commonly used in school Esports streaming workflows in this clip from their presentation at Esports & Sports Summit 2019.

Streaming Media Columns

Not All Content (or Devices) Are Created Equal

The one-size-fits-all approach employed in broadcast and cable is no good when it comes to streaming and OTT.

Can We Stop Talking About Disney+?

Sure, The Mandalorian is great, and Disney+ has shaken up the world of OTT. But the real revolution isn't happening in the living room.

All Roads Lead to ABR Royalties

As recent lawsuits regarding DASH-related patents make clear, royalty payments on adaptive bitrate streaming are inevitable—even if it's not yet clear who'll be paying who, or how much

The Smart Money is on Quibi. Go Figure

When Quibi launches next year, it will be the latest in a line of "mobile-only" streaming services. None of its predecessors have succeeded, but industry experts say Quibi will thrive where offerings like Go90 failed.

Streaming Media Industry Whitepapers

Field Guide to Education Streaming

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It’s a Hybrid Cloud/Multi-Cloud World: Why Intelligent File Transfer Matters Now More Than Ever

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RTMP vs. SRT: Comparing Latency and Maximum Bandwidth

Haivision

The Field Guide To Worship Streaming

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Streaming Media Research

The Impact of Apple's HEVC Adoption: A Survey-Based Report

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The OTT-Video Services Market: Today's Trends and What is Next for 4K, HDR, HFR, and VR

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Large-Scale Webcasting Services

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Hosted Video Services Survey and Analysis

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