April 13, 2011
Online Video News
Adobe CS5.5 Welcomes Back Audition, Offers Encoder Improvements
Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 offers new pricing options, the return of Audition, and new mobile presents for Adobe Media Encoder
Ooyala Intros Ooyala Everywhere at NAB; Streamlines OTT Delivery
Suite of technologies is designed to help content owners stream their videos to multiple devices.
Panasonic and Sony Introduce New 3D Cameras at NAB
With James Cameron set to give a keynote about 3D at NAB Monday, Sony and Panasonic unveiled their latest entrants into the 3D camera market
4K and 3D Are 1 and 2 at NAB
Sony wowed NAB attendees with its 4K camera, while Meduza showed off its new 3D unit. Both could have serious implications for digital cinema.
UltraViolet: Does the DECE Finally Get DRM Right?
The Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE) is trying to bring together an amalgam of DRM schemes that will let consumers achieve the long-sought goal of "buy once, play everywhere."
How to Get Your Video on As Many Devices as Possible
OK, so you can't get your content on every device that's out there. But by following some simple rules, you can make sure your video or app finds maximum reach.
Video as a Force for Social Change
From Tunisia to Egypt to the rest of the Middle East, social media and online video are emerging as powerful tools for revolution
Volkswagen's Mini-Darth Vader Ad: Behind the Screens
The Green Bay Packers weren't the only winners at the 2011 Super Bowl. Deutsch and Volkswagen won the advertising contest with their Star Wars-themed spot.
Digital Rapids Previews Next Generation of High-Volume Transcoding Software with Cloud Support, Intelligent Automation and More
Transcode Manager 2.0 powered by new Kayak application foundation
Telestream Unveils Wirecast Live Webcasting Software Features at NAB Show
Seamless partner integrations with LiveU video-over-cellular, Teradek Cube video-over-WiFi, Matrox Multi-Ingest, Viewcast Osprey and audio support for Skype increase choices for live broadcasting
New partnership generates IPTV-in-a-box solution
Breeze Technologies and Vianeos form partnership to create IPTV 'in-a-box' solution, to be distributed by Imago Group
Verizon Unveils Advanced Digital Media Management and Distribution Platform for Entertainment Industry to Capitalize on New ‘Content-to-Consumer’ Experiences
Trailblazing Solution Reduces Complexity, Provides Unprecedented Scale and Scope to Drive New Media Business Models
BuyDRM Previews Content Security In The Cloud Powered By The Windows Azure Platform
Large Scale On-Demand Cloud Encryption Technology To Be Demonstrated at NAB
National Association of Broadcasters Selects Highwinds to Stream "NAB Show Live"
Highwinds' CDN Leveraged for Third Consecutive Year for Delivery of All Live and On-Demand Video from the 2011 NAB Show
Digital Rapids Unveils Quartet of New Products and Upgrades for Live Multi-Screen Encoding and Streaming
Digital Rapids has unveiled a wide array of new products and enhancements in the company's comprehensive range of encoders for live multi-screen delivery. The new offerings include the launch of the StreamZ Live IP encoder for repurposing live IP-based in
AEG Digital Media Expands With Cisco Streaming Technology to Provide an On-Ramp to Videoscape Experiences
ZiXi Announces $4 Million Investment Round
VUDU Launches Browser-Based Streaming of Expansive Content Library on VUDU.com
Fox Digital Media Selects Kaltura to Power Online Video for Fox Networks Group
Fox Digital Media has begun the development of a Kaltura-powered video asset management platform geared to serve online video across the Fox Networks Group.
VMIX Introduces Vidcinity iPhone App for Location-based Video Capture and Discovery
Influxis Hosts Wowza Media Server for Live and On-Demand Streaming to All Media Platforms
Influxis Adds Wowza Media Server 2 Hosting Service to Enable Interactive Media Streaming to All Popular Media Platforms From Web to Mobile
Wowza Media Systems and Verimatrix Partner; Preview Secure Any-Screen Streaming Solution at 2011 NAB Show
Wowza Media Server Integration With Verimatrix VCAS Enables On-the-Fly Live and VOD DRM for Mobile Phones, Connected TVs, Set-Top Boxes, and More Devices
KIT digital Acquires ioko, Solidifies Position as Global Leader in IP Video Management and Delivery
ioko Strengthens KIT’s Capabilities in Managing Complex and Large-Scale IP Video Deployments in the U.S. and the U.K. , including AT&T U-verse, BSkyB SkyPlayer, BBC iPlayer, Univision’s Digital Media Platform and Disney & Sony’s FilmFlex
DIRECTV to Launch HBO GO and MAX GO, April 12th
Latest Online Offerings from HBO to Bring More Than 1400 Titles to DIRECTV Customers Who Subscribe to HBO, with an Additional 400 Titles to Cinemax Subscribers
Vaddio Launches Squiggle IP at NAB 2011
New Squiggle IP Software Module Features Live Streaming and Network Capture / Control
Level 3 to Acquire Global Crossing
Combination Creates a Premier Global Communications Provider with Extensive Network Reach, Global Scale and a Comprehensive Service Portfolio to Deliver Enhanced Capabilities to Customers
Transaction Creates Significant Value through Synergies; Result
Cotendo Announces Patent-Pending Cloudlet Platform, The First CDN Integrated High Performance Cloud Application Environment
Patent-pending technology moves business logic to the cloud and closer to end users and reduces origin-server calls by up to 90% while delivering instant scalability and content automatically customized by device, user, context, or location for optimal de