June 04, 2018
Online Video News
In U.S., 40% Own a Set-Top Box, Over Half Own a Connected TV
Connected TV ownership is strong, but consumers prefer the experience set-top boxes provide when streaming movies and TV shows.
Cheap Data Plans Leading to Increase in Long-Form Mobile Video
Roughly 60 percent of all video plays start on mobile devices, and viewers are choosing long-form programming across all screens.
Verizon Backs Away From Creating OTT Subscription Video Service
Is the skinny bundle marketing saturated already? The big player everyone expected to make an announcement—Verizon—sees a future in partnerships.
Kaltura Acquires Rapt Media for Personalized Video Experiences
Rapt Media—and its personalized branching interactive video technology—is becoming part of Kaltura. Viewers can choose their own path.
SME 2018: RYOT Studio's Kathryn Friedrich Talks Storytelling and Brand Engagement
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interviews RYOT Studio's Kathryn Friedrich at Streaming Media East 2018.
Should Video Publishers Be Manipulative to Get What They Want?
Definitely! Learn how to deliver video content and ads efficiently and effectively using lightweight, low cost manifest manipulation.
SME 2018: GigCasters' Casey Charvet Talks Large-Scale Live Event Streaming
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interview GigCasters' Casey Charvet at Streaming Media East 2018.
SME 2018: RealEyes' Jun Heider Talks AI, MAM, and Advanced Video App Development
Streaming Media's Tim Siglin interviews RealEyes Media Chief of Technology Jun Heider at Streaming Media East 2018.
Video: How Netflix Optimized Encoding Quality for Jessica Jones
Netflix Director of Video Algorithms Anne Aaron describes the encoding quality testing and optimization process used for Jessica Jones and other popular Netflix series in this clip from Streaming Media East 2018.
Sarah Silverman & Group Nine Studios' Jash Release New Show "Please Understand Me"On Facebook Watch
Executive Producer Sarah Silverman Narrates New Series with a Fresh Take on Couples Therapy
Frame.io Debuts All New Image Review Tools and Raises the Bar for Video Collaboration Products
Frame.io's new Image Review & collaboration tools for high resolution images and graphical assets is the first of many new features coming to the All-New Frame.io this summer; manage all your team's video project assets and rich imagery in one place.
Youtube and Whistle Sports Announce “F2 Finding Football”; New Global Soccer Series Premieres This June on Youtube Premium
YouTube duo, The F2 Freestylers, take viewers and celebrity guests around the world to learn about how places effect a player's style of play, whether it's football or music
Bill Demas Joins Conviva as CEO as Company Scales Up to Meet Unprecedented Demand for Its All-Screen Measurement and Analytics Video AI Platform
Co-Founder Hui Zhang Takes on Chief Scientist and Chairman of the Board Roles and Former Nielsen Executive John Zelenka Joins as SVP of Global Sales
Seachange Launches Powerful Cloud-Based, End-to-End Multi-Screen Video Management and Delivery Platform
The PanoramiC Platform offers video providers an integrated, open PaaS solution built on complementary streaming technologies from leading vendors
AP to Automate Video, Audio Transcription with Trint
MASV.io Launches MASV Teams, Customizable Branding & More
Microsoft Partnership Helps Firm Surge Past 10x Growth in Network Traffic
Pixelworks Expands OTA Video Streaming Leadership to Mesh Networking Platforms
Creates Groundbreaking Solution for Streaming Local OTA Broadcast by Leveraging the Qualcomm Mesh Networking Platform’s Video-Over-Mesh Features
Wazee Digital Launches Revamped Commerce Portal for Faster, Simpler Licensing Experience
Buyers Looking to License Clips for Their Projects Benefit From Better Search, Preview, Download, and Purchase Process
TVU Networks to provide reliable equipment and top-tier connectivity throughout Russia for major international soccer tournament
Full rental package includes the TVU One transmitter for live streaming of video footage
iStaging’s VR Maker Can Now Create Floor Plans
Haivision Releases the Makito X HEVC Rugged Encoder for Low Latency Video Transport in the Most Demanding ISR Environments
Military-grade appliance features a ruggedized MIL-STD-810G/DO-160G compliant form factor with full KLV/CoT metadata support