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February 27, 2012

Online Video News

PlayStation Vita Offers More than Games — Streams Netflix, Too

Lack of access to the PlayStation Network's library of movies and TV shows is a curious omission.

Comcast Debuts Online Streaming Service Xfinity Streampix

The service looks especially light on new release movies, but it's $3 per month cheaper than Netflix.

Netflix Signs Multi-Year Agreement with The Weinstein Company

Oscar-Favorite The Artist and Madonna's W.E. are coming to Netflix's streaming service.

Featured Articles

Ustream Review: Strong Customization, but a Weak Embedded Player

The largest live streaming service, Ustream is strong choice due to its video control options and monetization programs.

Buyer's Guide: Video Editing Software

From format compatibility to storage integration, here are the issues you need to consider when choosing a video editor.

Digitas Expands NewFront Conference, Joins with Google, Microsoft

Hulu, Yahoo, and AOL will also take part in two-week season of conferences between brands and content creators.

Justin.tv Review: Simple Setup, Great for Reaching Gamers

For those streaming live video to a younger audience, Justin.tv is a top choice. It's easy to use, but doesn't stream to Apple iOS devices without a paid app.

Buyer's Guide: CellMux, Link-Aggregator, and Channel-Bond Devices

What to look for in cellular multiplexing devices -- perhaps the fastest growing streaming technology.

Buyer's Guide: Software Encoders

There are bundled, desktop, and enterprise offerings. Read on to learn which one is right for your needs.

Bambuser Review: A Simple Live Streaming Interface, but No Frills

While Bambuser is easy enough for video newcomers, it lacks configuration and monetization options.

Industry News

Restorm Launches Cloud Service That Radically Automates Music Licensing, Inks Rumblefish Music

First entity poised to commercialize Creative Commons; Joi Ito joins advisory board

UCISA Selects Sonic Foundry as Exclusive Webcasting Partner for Educational Technology Conferences

Sessions to be streamed live and on-demand via Mediasite to connect remote and in-person attendees

Rdio’s International Expansion Reaches Spain and Portugal

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