July 24, 2017
Online Video News
Artificial Intelligence Doubles Video Analytics Market in 5 Years
Telling video providers how their content is doing isn't enough. Tomorrow's video services will rely on AI and machine learning to improve performance.
TV Time-Shifting Most Popular During Mornings and Primetime
An Alphonso report looks at when viewers are more likely to see TV ads live and when they're more likely to DVR right past them.
Netflix Posts Strong Subscriber Numbers, Now Bigger Overseas
The subscription video leader's global strategy is paying off, as Netflix now has more non-U.S. subscribers than U.S. subscribers. But is this strategy sustainable?
360° Video Is No Gateway to VR, Says BBC
BBC R&D is not convinced of the case for producing news in VR, and warns against the perils of relying too heavily on tech company sponsorship of branded 360° or VR news content
Streaming the Latest in Nanotechnology
The Remotely Accessible Instruments in Nanotechnology (RAIN) initiative gives students across the U.S.—and the world—the chance to control and view nanotechnology instruments that aren't available at their home schools
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.
Video: What's the Best Camera for 360° VR?
AP Digital Storytelling Editor Seth Mayerowitz discusses the pros and cons of different 360 VR camera solutions in terms of features and price points.
Video: What's the Best Way to Test Video Encoding Quality?
Streaming Learning Center's Jan Ozer compares four approaches to testing video compression quality in this clip from Streaming Media East.
Streaming Video Alliance Announces New Technical Specifications from the Open Caching Working Group Available Immediately
Open Caching Working Group Adds New Subgroup, Edge Storage, Led by Alliance Member Western Digital
JW Player Announces Expansion of Global Footprint with Opening of European Headquarters in London, Adds Engineering and Support Teams in the Netherlands
The company also announces new global customers utilizing its best-in-class streaming, monetization and discovery technology including, Channel 5, Laguadere, Webmedia and Spiegel Online
Vimeo Appoints Anjali Sud as CEO
Hulu and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution Strike Agreement for Nearly 3,000 Episodes of Hit Dramas, Comedies and Fan Favorite Series
Deal to Add Full Libraries of Popular Programming Including How I Met Your Mother, M*A*S*H, NYPD Blue, Bones, Glee, Burn Notice and more to Hulu