September 10, 2014
Online Video News
Online Viewing Now Almost Level With Traditional TV: Ericsson
A sweeping report on viewing habits finds that people turn to online sources for entertainment nearly as often as they turn to the TV.
Kaltura Debuts OTT TV, End-to-End Pay TV Solution
Using OTT expertise it gained from its Tvinci acquisition, Kaltura moves beyond its video-on-demand focus to include live and linear TV.
Verimatrix Improves Streaming Options in Pay TV Security Solution
With VCAS Ultra, publishers can meet UHD security demands while streaming to a wider variety of platforms.
Adobe Primetime Brings DRM Protection to HTML5 Firefox Browsers
A missing component isn't missing any longer, as Adobe promises additional browser support coming later this year.
Bit by Bit, Europe Leads the Way in Data Roaming Charges
A move by the European Union to control data roaming rates could lead to streaming throughput improvements that benefit mobile video.
With Sesame Go, Sesame Street Finds a Home Online
It's Netflix for nursery school: Sesame Workshop partnered with Kaltura to create a low-priced all-you-can-stream service that engages as it educates.
How to Win the Piracy War: Offer Premium Content at a Fair Price
The video industry has learned from the music industry's mistakes: Fight online piracy by offering easy access and affordable pricing.
Broadcom Announces World’s First Single-chip Hybrid Direct Broadcast Satellite Terrestrial and IP Devices for Set-top Boxes with Integrated HEVC and MoCA 2.0
New Family of SoCs Provides Broadcasters with Spectrum-efficient Content Upgrade Path Including Latest Advanced Video Compression Technology
Volicon and Nexidia to Co-host Webinar on Closed-Captioning Quality Compliance Rules and Solutions
Sept. 23 Webinar Featuring Turner Broadcasting's Ken Brady Will Outline New FCC Rules, Examine Real-World Deployment of Automated Compliance Solution
Aspera Partners with EVS and Elemental to Bring Unprecedented Second Screen Video Streaming to Millions of Sports Fans Worldwide
New cloud-based service delivers near-real time HD content to global sports fans
TVU Networks and Vislink to launch fully-integrated microwave and cellular IP mobile transmission Solution at IBC 2014
Joint live video transmission backpack dynamically aggregates bandwidth from cellular and microwave connections to offer superior resiliency
Ooyala Now Powering Premium Content Delivery to Presto on Chromecast Devices
Australia’s Presto using Ooyala technology to deliver movie entertainment service via Chromecast
LiveU Presents its New LU200 Ultra-Small Newsgathering Bonding Device with Unmatched Performance
The LU200 offers a very attractive price point and an easy-to-use solution for every broadcaster camera, integrated with LiveU’s cloud-based platform
AOL Expands Premium Offerings; Introduces Road Devil Interstitial for Mobile
Redefines Premium: Context, Data-Driven and Cross Screen – at Scale
Snipper and VidiGo launch cost-effective social TV solution
VideoFlow brings together new innovative technologies to create VIA CONNECT for professional video quality over unmanaged networks
Cloud power toolset cuts costs for broadcasters, telcos and OTTs
Winners Announced for the 4th Annual Streamy Awards
RRsat Announces Rebrand to RR Media Reflecting its Global Ecosystem of Digital Media Services
Unveils its scalable and innovative media service platform, smart global distribution network and enhanced media centers enabling broadcasters and content owners to offer richer viewing experiences, increase audiences and create new revenue generating opp
Transfer content back to the station or cloud with FS-H Portable Recorders’ built-in FTP
VITEC’s New Portable Recorder Firmware Provides FTP Transfer Feature for Uploading Recorded Clips and Snapshots to a Remote Server
SeaChange Cloud Adrenalin Selected by BBC Worldwide for BBC Store
SeaChange has been selected to provide a complete managed service based on its SeaChange Cloud Adrenalin™service that will enable BBC Worldwide to make available TV content online for purchase via BBC Store