Streaming Media West News Roundup
Official attendance numbers aren't available yet, but last week's Streaming Media West was one of the best-attended in recent memory, and the new Online Video Platform Summit added new energy and an expanded focus to the event.
The events featured keynotes from Xbox LIVE's Marc Whitten, FLO TV's Bill Stone, Brightcove's Jeremy Allaire, and EPIX' Emil Rensing, as well as the third-annual Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards.
Click any of the links in this paragraph for articles about those events as well as video. (Video of the Marc Whitten keynote isn't available yet; it will be online soon. In the meantime, you can see a video interview with Marc that was done by Peter Cervieri of Scribe Media Streaming Media TV is featuring more than a dozen interviews done at the show. In addition to Whitten, there are interviews with execs from MobiTV, NBC, Comcast, Tubemogul, and Roku, as well as other speakers from the West and Online Video Platform Summit events.
Finally, there were more vendor and industry announcements made at this year's Streaming Media West than in recent years, and you can find them all in Streaming Media's Industry Announcements section, which is where we post all industry press releases.
Larry Kless, who co-chaired the Online Video Platform Summit, also did a great, and quite comprehensive, roundup of news, blog posts, and video from the events on his blog.
FOX Business broadcast live from the Streaming Media West show floor on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Excerpts of their coverage are available at video.foxbusiness.com, and here's a sample, an interview with Vizio VP of products Matthew McRae on the TV manufacturer's new internet apps:
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