July 04, 2016
Online Video News
Nielsen Announces Ratings for Orange Is the New Black, Seinfeld
The measurement specialist pulls back the curtain on SVOD ratings, and shows that some programs do as well as the top cable series.
Global Average Connection Speed Grows 23% YOY: Akamai Report
No state yet has an average connection speed of 25 Mbps, but the District of Columbia is close. U.S. mobile connection speeds lag behind Europe.
Getting TV-Like Quality Important for 86% of Streamers, Says VDMS
When it comes to viewing their favorite programs, viewers expect the same level of quality online as they get with broadcast, but millennials are more tolerant.
Brands Struggle to Build Relationships, Not Be Creepy: VidCon
Data is crucial to building relationships with viewers online, but use it badly and customers will feel like they're being stalked.
Live Video Production Hits the Biggest Tech Show on Earth: CES
This year, the CTA decided to live stream panel discussions from CES, but it made the decision at the last minute with no time left for testing.
Review: V-Nova Perseus: Does its Compression Live Up to the Hype?
London-based V-Nova has made some impressive claims about Perseus, its compression technology. Streaming Media's preliminary testing shows that it lives up to some of them.
Video: How Acorn TV Grew Subscriptions Across Platforms
RLJ Entertainment's Titus Bicknell describes how Acorn TV used an innovative strategy for adapting long-tail marketing to identify revenue streams in a broader assortment of niche content markets.
uZoom Launches New Personal Live Streaming Video Service, Summer-Long Rollout Will Begin in Seattle and Culminate at Summer Games in Rio
Patent-Pending Mobile App Enables Users to Be Visually Present, Virtually Anywhere
Cable subs under threat as Americans ‘feel the love’ of internet TV providers
US consumer focus groups show that cable TV providers need to dramatically improve customer service to compete with internet TV players
Harmonic Powers WRAL-TV's ATSC 3.0 Experimental TV Station
Harmonic's Broadcast Encoders Enable the Broadcaster to Make a Seamless Transition From ATSC 1.0 to ATSC 3.0
Panopto Announces Migration Program for Echo360 Customers
Conversion tool, professional services, and financial incentives enable Echo360 customers to switch to a modern, scalable video platform with industry-leading customer support.
Ramp’s AltitudeCDN Product Family Supports SNMP, Extending Network Infrastructure Monitoring and Diagnostics to Enterprise Video
AltitudeCDN Joins Network Delivery Infrastructure
AT&T Completes Acquisition of Quickplay