August 13, 2012
Online Video News
AOL Upgrades and Rebrands Smart TV App, Adds TiVo Support
The AOL On app will deliver ad opportunities for brands running multiplatform campaigns.
DaCast Introduces Payment Platform for Facebook
Content owners can now offer live and on-demand video for sale all within the Facebook environment.
Smartphone, Tablet, Console Video Viewing Doubled in Q2: Report
Video ad management company FreeWheel finds content viewing up slightly, ad loads up greatly.
Al-Jazeera Enables Citizen Journalism With Online Video
With its redesigned citizen journalism portal, Al-Jazeera is letting eye-witnesses upload video from some of the world's biggest hotspots.
Venera Pulsar Review: Quality Control for Adaptive Streaming
The rise of adaptive streaming video calls for new quality control solutions. In this comprehensive review, we put Venera Pulsar to the test.
The Fall TV Launch: Time for OTT to Join In?
The big networks generate buzz each year with their fall TV season announcements. Online video publishers like Streamin' Garage and MyDamnChannel are of two minds as to whether it's time for OTT to do the same.
Livestream Broadcaster Review Revisited: Testing 4G Performance
When Jan Ozer looked at the Livestream Broadcaster last month, he wasn't able to test its 4G performance. He's fixed that by taking the Broadcaster on vacation.
Streaming Poised to Overtake DVD and Blu-ray Rentals
Viewers will rent a billion more streaming movies and TV shows than DVDs or Blu-rays this year, a rise of 135% over 2011
NASA Safety Center Slashes Training Costs with Streaming: Case Study
Video capture provides a 40-to-1 return on investment for NASA's Safety and Mission Assurance courses
The 2012 Encoding and Transcoding Buyers' Guide
Discover the best hardware and software for video encoding and transcoding. We spotlight solutions from Elemental, Digital Rapids, Apple, Adobe, Sorenson, Harmonic, Telestream, Wowza, and Encoding.com.
Be Unsatisfied! Demand Technology that Works as it Should
For anyone not getting the results they need from technology, be like blues great Blind Lemon Jefferson and demand something that works better.
Ustream Adds Former WebEx and Yammer Executives to Accelerate Company Growth
Live, Social Video Streaming Leader Welcomes David Thompson as SVP of Marketing and Matt Imbach as VP of Finance
Albis Technologies' SceneGate Micro II STB Enhances Viewing Experience With HD Graphical User Interface
Through a Flexible Software Development Kit and Open APIs, Service Providers Can Offer a Richer User Experience
Anvato Offers Broadcasters Full Compliance with FCC Closed Captions Regulations
Anvato enables closed captions for TV broadcasters on both Desktop and Mobile Devices
Revizzit Announces New Sales and Streaming Platform for the Digital Media Industry
Selling products online without the fear of piracy just went mainstream.
My Damn Channel Celebrates 5th Birthday with Record-Setting Growth and Cake
300 Percent Increase in Original Video Production Drives Substantial Growth in Viewers, Engagement and Revenue
Sonic Foundry Webcasts Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning
Keynotes and select sessions to be live streamed via Mediasite
Supersonic Networks Introduces Digital Cable Services in North India With Harmonic Video and Edge Processing Solutions
Featuring Unparalleled Density, Scalability, and Video Quality, Harmonic's Encoding, Transcoding, Network Management, and EdgeQAM Systems Maximize Efficiency During Digital Migration