August 13, 2018
Online Video News
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Tops List of YouTube Signature Devices
YouTube now endorses phones that provide the best streaming experience on its platform, and VP9 codec support is an essential.
Roku Brings the Ad-Supported Roku Channel to All Web Viewers
The Roku Channel is now available online through desktop and mobile browsers. Also, the Roku OS gains a navigation option for free shows and movies.
Microsoft Joins Movies Anywhere, Offers Free X-Men Movie
Microsoft Movies & TV is the newest digital retailer to support the digital locker system, and all purchases play on Xbox and Windows 10 devices.
Live Streaming Summit Returns to SMW 18 With Real-World Strategies
"Live" isn't just a buzzword at the Live Streaming Summit, where experienced live video professionals will offer proven strategies for delivering live video and creating successful revenue models.
QoE Working Group to Deliver Standards Document by End of Year
A working group overseen by the CTA is creating recommendations for measuring performance quality, and some of the biggest names in the industry are participating.
Video Engineering Summit to Debut at Streaming Media West 2018
Hardcore video engineers have a new home at Streaming Media West, with Netflix, Akamai, and Vimeo leading presentations on video quality, compression, encoding, and more.
Video: Encoding Challenges with Next-Gen Codecs
Bitmovin Solutions Architect Paul MacDougall discusses the challenges to encoding and encoding decisions presented by emerging codecs in this clip from his presentation at Streaming Media East.
Ozer Updates Learn to Produce Video With FFmpeg in 30 Minutes or Less
Adds instruction on packaging with Bento 4, encoding and packaging HEVC for HLS, and Live H.264, HEVC, and VP9 transcoding
Discover Video and cielo24 Partner for Closed Captioning
Discover Video today announced its new partnership with video data solutions leader, cielo24, for video captioning and metadata services.
Latin America OTT revenues to climb by $4 billion
Net Insight AB: Net Insight strengthens executive presence in the Americas
Appoints new Executive to lead Resource Scheduling business unit based in the US
Gunpowder & Sky Launches Dust, a New Channel for Mind-Expanding Science Fiction Available on Roku
From Timeless Classics to Cutting-Edge Cult Favorites, Dust Is the Ultimate Destination for Sci-Fi Content
Wochit Partners with Newsflare, Grows Library of Pre-Cleared Assets by Adding Over 10,000 Newsflare Videos From Around the World
Platform users throughout the Americas to benefit from vast array of eyewitness videos provided by global network of contributors
Magewell USB Capture Solution Helps Phenix Deliver Real-Time Streaming for Interactive Sports Experience Your Call Football
Reliability, quality and plug-and-play ease of use make Magewell's external USB Capture devices the preferred choice of real-time IP video solutions provider