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November 06, 2013

Online Video News

FCC Issues Video Programming Rule Requiring Navigation Devices be Accessible to Blind, Deaf

New rule covers devices used for over-the-top streaming to televisions, including game consoles and set-top boxes, as well as tablets and other mobile devices

Senate Approves Wheeler, O'Rielly to FCC Posts

Sen. Ted Cruz lifted his hold on the Wheeler nomination after receiving assurance that a proposal to modify disclosure around political ads would not be a priority for the commission

Cisco Open Sources H.264 for WebRTC

The announcement looks like a game-changer for WebRTC, but what does it mean for HTML5 playback in web browsers? Experts from Cisco and Mozilla provide the answers.

Featured Articles

How to Create Google+ Hangouts On Air: A Complete Walkthrough

While producing a Google+ Hangout is easy, pulling in participants and keeping them engaged demands making many smart choices. Here's everything a Google+ host needs to know.

How-To: Calculating Outbound Bandwidth Requirements for Live Events

Outbound bandwidth used to be easy to calculate, but with more and more streams and encoding/transcoding alternatives, today it can be a challenge. Here are some tips to figure out how much you need for your event.

Industry News

Discover Video Introduces H.264 Multi-Channel Video Encoder for Live Streaming

Discover Video today announced its new H.264 MCE – Multi Channel Encoder for streaming HD or SD channels live. The MCE is ideal for organizations that need to deliver multiple streams simultaneously and need a low cost, high performance, and reliable li

Blackmagic Design Announces UltraStudio 4K with Thunderbolt™ 2 Technology

Blackmagic Design today announced a new model of UltraStudio 4K, the world's first video solution to include super fast Thunderbolt 2 technology. The new UltraStudio 4K replaces the previous model and is available now from Blackmagic Design resellers worl

Engage Sports Media Selects thePlatform as Centralized Cloud-based Video Publishing System

thePlatform’s mpx System to Manage Online Videos for Leading Sports Federations, including the International Rugby Board (IRB) and other ESM clients.