February 10, 2014
Online Video News
Google Releases Chromecast SDK; Expect a Flood of Enhanced Apps
While Chromecast functionality has been limited so far, that will quickly change. Uses could go far beyond what set-top boxes allow.
Telestream Now Offering HEVC Encoding Using x265 Codec
Debuting the first commercial product using the x265 codec, Telestream credits the work of the global open source community.
Google Glass Primed for Entertainment, Adobe Report Finds
According to the latest Adobe Digital Index report, Google Glass will mainly be used to access online entertainment, with sports being the key driver.
Cable and VOD Are Complementary, Not Exclusive, Says Comcast
Viewers aren't choosing on-demand services instead of cable, they're using both types of viewing to get more of what they enjoy, Comcast states.
How to Add Interactivity to HTML5 Video
Add overlays, control the video timeline, insert subtitles, and offer localized content. Create new experiences with interactive HTML5 video.
Haivision to Showcase 4K Support for Digital Signage at DSE Conference
CoolSign digital signage system supports 4K resolution with Display Engine players
Haivision Video Cloud Gains Momentum Globally with Channel Partners
Hulskamp Audiovisueel and Ikonik Media Choose Haivision Video Cloud to Simplify Customers’ Video Management, Publishing and Delivery
The Padcaster Mini Kickstarts Production Dreams
Visionary Solutions, Inc. 2014 NAB Show News Preview
At the 2014 NAB Show, Visionary Solutions, Inc. (VSI) will demonstrate a complete IPTV environment designed to support a variety of applications.
Float Left Interactive Taps Gary Delfiner as Chief Digital Officer
Gary Delfiner, former President of Screen Media Digital and creator of Popcornflix™, has been tapped to become Chief Digital Officer of app development company, Float Left Interactive, announced today.