MWC 19: 5G Operators Promise the Moon But Won’t Shoulder the Cost
"Don't get short-term greedy to kill the long-term goose," mobile operators warn governments. They want governments to ease up on regulations and spectrum costs.
What Will 5G Mean for the Broadcast and OTT Video World?
The coming 5G cellular revolution will bring big changes in how consumers view content on-the-go, but even bigger changes in how creators produce it.
Review: Cinamaker 2.0 iOS Live-Switched Streaming Solution
Cinamaker 2.0 is really coming together to a solid iOS-based production solution. Standout features include loading and saving projects, the built-in editor, and dedicated chroma key on each channel.
Review: Teradek VidiU Go
I found the VidiU Go to be up to the Teradek standard of professional production gear, now for the mobile, bonded streaming audience.
SMW '18: Tim Siglin Recaps Highlights of Streaming Media West
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin discusses key topics of Streaming Media West 2018, including microservices, interactive streaming, eSports, MR/AR (but not VR), low latency, and Women in Streaming Media.
The 2018 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Award Winners
The winners were announced today at Streaming Media West in Huntington Beach, California. Click through to see who took home this year's prizes.
SMW '18: Twitch's Tarek Amara Talks Multi-Codec Streaming
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interviews Twitch's Tarek Amara at Streaming Media West 2018.
SMW '18: Chris Knowlton Talks Microsoft Stream
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interviews Microsoft Principal Lead Program Manager Chris Knowlton at Streaming Media West 2018.
SMW '18: Teradek's Jon Landman Introduces the HEVC-Ready VidiU GO
Tim Siglin interviews Teradek VP Marketing Jon Landman at Streaming Media West 2018.
Video Engineering Summit: Netflix to Discuss VMAF's Future
In a presentation at Streaming Media West's Video Engineering Summit, Netflix software engineer Zhi Li will discuss the latest developments in VMAF, the quality metric Netflix developed and has open sourced.
Review: Teradek Link Pro Backpack and Core
Teradek's Link Pro Backpack offers enhanced MIMO (multiple input, multiple output) cellular connectivity, plus the reliability of bonded cellular, connected to Teradek's powerful Link WiFi Access Point, and all rolled together in a backpack powered by your choice of V-Lock or 3-stud battery.
The 2018 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
281 nominees. More than 25,000 votes. 90 finalists. Here's who made the shortlist of the top streaming video products and services in our annual reader poll.
Viacom Follows Disney's Lead, Bets on Digital Short-Form Video
"If you do the math, it works out your favor," Viacom Digital Studio's Kelly Day tells an IBC audience, all the while praying that Disney's Jeffrey Katzenberg is right about short-form content.
2018 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards: Vote Now!
Voting opens today in the only awards program in our industry where the winners are selected by you, the end users.
Best Practices for Premium Video Streaming, Part 3: Content Delivery
Steps for ensuring CDN performance meets audience expectations for OTT streaming
Head-to-Head: Switcher Studio vs. Teradek Live:Air Action
Today, producers can direct a professional multicamera live video event using just a few smartphones. Two apps stand out for multicamera live switching, so we put them to the test.
2018 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards: Make Your Nominations Now
Last year's awards drew more than 37,000 votes from almost 4,000 voters. Make sure your favorite products and services are in the running for this year's awards, to be presented at Streaming Media West in Huntington Beach in November.
Streaming Media West Call for Speakers Deadline Extended
Didn't get your speaking submission in by the original deadline? Don't fret—you've got until July 6 to submit proposals to speak at Streaming Media West, including the Video Engineering Summit, the OTT Leadership Summit, the Sports Streaming Summit, and of course the Live Streaming Summit.
YouTube Debuts Tools for Monetization and Community at VidCon '18
YouTube Stories will let creators shoot quick videos on-the-go, while membership and merchandizing tools will let them earn more money from fans.
SME 2018: IBM Cloud Video's Scott Grizzle Talks Protocols, Codecs, and Latency
Streaming Media Contributing Editor Tim Siglin interviews IBM Cloud Video's Scott Grizzle at Streaming Media East 2018