December 22, 2014
Online Video News
Dish Becomes First Pay U.S. Pay TV Company to Add Netflix
Subscribers using second-generation DVRs got the option automatically. Support for additional clients is coming.
NBC Will Launch Authenticated Live Linear Broadcast Stream
In a win for TV Everywhere, pay TV customers will soon have the option of watching live NBC programming on any device.
HBO Signs With MLB Advanced Media for Streaming, Causes Firestorm
Longtime HBO CTO Otto Berkes resigned the company after his internal streaming platform was shut down.
State of CDN Services Survey: A Supply and Demand Mismatch?
Social media video only accounts for 8% of content from a delivery perspective, but 23% from a consumption standpoint, according to a recent study by Streaming Media and Akamai. Why the disconnect?
Found in Translation: How to Stream Video in Multiple Languages
Reach out to an international audience. Here are video translation steps to follow for strong results, as well as expert tips for high quality.
Four More Ways Streaming Quality Must Improve to Compete With TV
Viewers aren't seeing 50 shades of gray because streaming video color calibration is outdated. Here's what else needs to impove.
Popcornflix Free Movies and TV Now Available on Xbox One
Popcornflix App Delivers Free Entertainment to Xbox One Users in the US and Canada
Amazon FreeTime Unlimited Adds New Content from Disney, Nickelodeon, Toca Boca, Sesame Street and More
FreeTime Unlimited selection is up 6x since launch
HBO Go Now Available on Amazon Fire TV
HBO Go joins a growing list of services that support Amazon Fire TV voice search — customers simply say the name of a movie or TV show to find it on Amazon, HBO Go, Hulu, SHOWTIME ANYTIME, Vevo, and more
Xstream launches MediaMaker Loading Dock, simplifying the OTT & TVE Content Supply Chain
Xstream has redefined the content supply chain and ingest process by launching MediaMaker Loading Dock, a Supply Chain service for OTT & TV Everywhere services – helping operators automate and customize the workflow in the content supply chain.
VBrick Named Market Leader by Frost & Sullivan
Company Strategy, Innovation Lauded in 2014 Enterprise Video Webcasting Solutions Report