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February 17, 2016

Online Video News

Netflix Integration Not Right for All Pay TV Operators, Says IHS

While some pay TV operators have seen increased customer satisfaction with Netflix integration, others will likely face lower average revenues.

Twitter Rolling Out Video Ads at the Top of Members' Timelines

Will giving premium placement to video ads reverse Twitter's stock decline? The social networking company certainly hopes so.

Gooru Launches in the U.S. Offering Easy Streaming, Monetization

The white label platform wants to help education, media, and enterprise customers share and profit from their live events.

Featured Articles

Best Practices for Friction-Free TV Everywhere Authentication

In this strategic session, speakers from Adobe, Comcast, Viacom, and more look at the recommended best practices that the Open Authentication Technology Committee has proposed to achieve friction-free authentication and discuss a set of guidelines that aim to create a seamless user experience.

Live Video Encoding and Transcoding Techniques

In this session, Jan Ozer presents a live video comparison that includes cost, stream redundancy, packaging flexibility, bandwidth requirements, DRM and captioning support, and scalability.

Go Backstage With TourGigs on a Live Video Shoot

In this session, we will review what it takes to pull off a live multi-camera concert film, backhaul a compressed stream from a crazy location, and deliver it at scale to users on multiple screens.

Industry News

New Vantage Features Automate Captioning & Subtitling, Reduce CDN Costs in Multiscreen Operations & Extend Camera Ingest Support

New Timed Text Flip takes strain out of closed captions and subtitles in intelligent Vantage workflows

Cinemax debuts on Sling TV

Sling TV first live standalone Internet TV service to deliver Cinemax over the top