August 03, 2016
Online Video News
Scripps Networks Closes Syndicated Video Division, Fires Workers
While Scripps Lifestyle Networks served over 3 million ad impressions per day, changes in the programmatic marketplace made that difficult to maintain.
OTT Video Revenue to Swell to $65 Billion Worldwide by 2021
Subscription services currently make up the largest share of online video revenues, but advertising-based services will take the lead by 2020.
Rio 2016: The Race for OTT Gold
Unique viewers and concurrent streams are the metrics that get most of the attention, but QoE metrics are at least as important in judging the success of a major OTT event like the Olympics
Virtually Unlimited: Three Companies Push VR Into New Areas
Virtual reality video has uses beyond entertainment and gaming. Here's how it's making a different in the fields of advertising, medicine, and professional sports.
Video: VR 360° Live Streaming Workflow
Wowza's Ryan Jespersen outlines the workflow for streaming live 360° and virtual reality video from capture to ingest to stitching to delivery.
Video: Can Live Streams Be Secured?
TourGigs' Casey Charvet and Right Brain Media's Deke Hooper discuss the challenges of securing live-streamed paid content using traditional methods.
Future in Focus
Forget the Hype: The Future of Television Isn’t What You Think
Over-the-air broadcast isn't going away, cord-cutters will remain a minority, and millennials subscribe to pay TV services just as much as any other group does. But here's what will change.
TriCaster Advanced Edition and Facebook Live Enable Turkish Broadcaster TRT World to Report During Attempted Coup
With traditional broadcast outlets unexpectedly shut down, Turkish citizens tune into Facebook Live and other social media channels enabled by TriCaster for breaking news.
Verizon to acquire Yahoo’s operating business
Transaction will create a new rival in mobile media technology reaching over 1B users* with a roster of the world’s most beloved brands
Epix Launches First Ever Cross-Platform 360-Degree Interactive Video Experience
BerlinStation.com Extends Cross-platform Narrative for New Epix Original Series Berlin Station