CES 2021: The Dial's Not Moving on 5G
Mobile edge compute and in-person experiences provide the strongest use cases for 5G, but the pandemic has stalled progress. Wi-Fi 6, on the other hand, will have a real impact in the short term.
Sony Is All Ears at Virtual CES
Sony showcased its 360 virtual mixing environment and 360 Reality Audio Services at its CES 2021 showcase
TikTok, YouTube Challenge OTT, According to Hub
During the pandemic, young consumers are watching nearly as much online video content as TV shows and movies
Take the State of Streaming Spring 2021 Survey
We're sizing up the size and health of the streaming industry in early 2021, and we need your help. In return, you'll be among the first to get a copy of the report and be entered into a drawing for an Oculus Quest 2
COVID Relief Bill to Make Illegal Streaming a Felony
The Protect Lawful Streaming Act targets commercial, for-profit illegal streaming services with penalties of up to 10 years in prison
Haivision Completes IPO; Debuts on Toronto Stock Exchange
Video streaming and networking solution provider completes IPO and trades on TSX with symbol HAI
The State of Streaming Autumn 2020
The latest State of Streaming report shows that in addition to increased viewing, the pandemic has hastened streaming publishers' moves to the cloud and software-defined infrastructures.
Verizon Preps 5G Edge for 8K Live with AWS and Zixi
Zixi's Software-Defined Video Platform and live protocol are being used to deliver the 8K stream with AWS and Verizon for a major global broadcaster
Limelight Brings Even Lower Latency to Realtime Streaming
Award-winning Limelight Realtime Streaming now offers increased global scalability and bi-directional data sharing, enabling new, innovative online video business models
AWS Takes SDI in the Cloud to Next Level
Proof of concept of uncompressed live video workflow in the cloud demonstrates future production possibilities and opens up interop can of worms
Google Partners With Zixi for Live Video Distribution
Native integration facilitates an efficient, cost-effective solution for the distribution of live video
NASA Seeks New Partners to Help Put All Eyes on Artemis Moon Missions
NASA is seeking partners to help the agency tell the story of lunar exploration in new ways that engage, excite, and inspire a worldwide audience.
Mediasite Events Announces New Complete Virtual Event Platform
Virtual experience includes customized website, streamed sessions, e-posters, an expo hall with sponsors, interactive activities, live chat and more
The 2020 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
More than 2,200 readers voted in 26 categories. We'll announce the winners later this month, but here's a tease—the top three vote-getters in each category. And you just might be surprised at the names you see.
Quickstream Unveils First Rapid-Deployment Live Video Exchange Cloud Service
Quickstream Cloud enables easy IP video channel exchange, with global connections, over any transport stream
YouTube Now More Popular Than Facebook for Sports Highlights
A new study from Ring Digital shows the rise of YouTube as the "go-to" destination for highlight viewing, and finds that the standalone D2C market for highlights is between $2.7 and $4.5 billion
Nearly Half of Global Viewers Added a Streaming Service Since March, Limelight Says
A new report by Limelight Networks tracks significant shifts in consumer streaming, including a marked increase among younger viewers
Akamai Announces Support for LL-HLS, Among Other Enhancements
New developer APIs give providers more control over live and on-demand streams, and the company has improved its Cloud Wrapper and security offerings as well.
FuboTV Announces IPO
The initial public offering will consist of 15 million shares of common stock, with an expected offering price of between $9 and $11 per share
IBC: 5G Live Broadcast Demo Shows Work Needs To Be Done
An ambitious demo for IBC's Showcase brought together multiple broadcasters and vendors to demonstrate 5G's potential for remote production, but showed that it's a long way from ready for primetime