May 07, 2012
Online Video News
Discovery Channel Buying Revision3
Two tech-heavy niche networks combine in a deal worth a rumored $30M to $40M.
Amazon Studios Searches for Comedy and Children's Series Ideas
Show creators are invited to submit ideas, which could turn into programs distributed through Amazon Instant Video.
Flingo Gains Funding from Mark Cuban and Gary Lauder
Smart TV app company now counts $8M in Series A funding, plans global expansion.
Google Announces New Channels and Partners Ahead of NewFront
YouTube is gaining a channel of scripted dramas for women and one for Olympic profiles and historic footage.
Will You Rent Your Next Live Encoder?
Cloud streaming delivery models such as Microsoft's Windows Media Azure could change the landscape for dedicated encoders
Epix's Premium Movies Become a Hot Property for Netflix and Apple
Netflix has exclusive streaming rights to Epix's library, and wants to renew before Apple can jump in.
Why "Instagram for Video" is a Bad Idea: Commentary
Facebook's acquisition of Instagram has the rumor mill running 24/7, and video sharing apps like Viddy and Socialcam are racking up the investments. That's not necessarily a good thing.
Viaway Media Streaming Platform Brings Cloud Service for accessing Content across the Widest Range of Electronic Devices
Viaway expands Cloud for accessing content across Samsung Smart TVs, Nook, Kindle, Roku Players, Android Smartphones, Google TVs and PCs
Online Warmongers Selects Highwinds GDN to Deliver War Inc. Battle Zone
Highwinds Delivers World’s First AAA Free-to-Play Shooter Game to Online Players Globally