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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.

Featured Articles

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.

Industry News

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.