July 14, 2017
Online Video News
New Report from Wowza Evaluates Live Streaming Latency
The report, "Create the Streaming Media Experience Users Want," focuses on time to first frame and end-to-end latency in five markets: user-generated content, online gaming, sports, news, and radio.
Facebook and YouTube Neck-and-Neck in Live Stream Battle
Live video streaming is a regular activity for half of online consumers in the United States, with breaking news the most popular category.
Make.TV Takes $8.5M in Funding, Will Open U.S. Headquarters
The company will expand development of its live video ingest and distribution system, which relies on cloud-based applications.
The 2017 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards: Make Your Nominations Now
It's time for Streaming Media readers to submit your nominations for the best products and services in 34 categories from analytics to cameras to QoS and webcast solutions.
New FCC Caption Requirements: What You Need to Know
New captioning requirements went into effect on July 1 for live, near-live, and prerecorded broadcast video that is put online.
Beware the Android TV Revolution
The pluses of Google's platform should be approached eyes wide open by operators, says 3 Screen Solutions MD Kai-Christian Borchers
Video: VR vs. 360°: What's the Difference?
Scott Mayerowitz, Digital Storytelling Editor at the Associated Press, breaks down the differences between "VR/Virtual Reality" and "360," two terms often used interchangeably.
Video: The Challenges of Monetizing Premium TV Content Online
With the shift in consumer viewing patterns for premium TV content toward OTT, online, and mobile, how are major content providers meeting the challenges of monetization with reduced ad loads and different UX expectations?
Wazee Digital Announces Improvements to Core That Increase Efficiency
Policy Changes and a New Interface Enable Fewer Clicks, Faster Search, and More Nuanced Ingest
Telestream Offers Automated Solutions to Meet July 1st FCC Mandate for Captioning Online Video Clips of Live and Near-live TV Programming
Telestream’s automated solutions address the need for ingest, packaging and QC of live programming captioning