April 03, 2019
Online Video News
Applicaster Takes $20M in Funding, Serves D2C Media Market
Applicaster runs a software-as-a-service platform called Zapp that lets content owners create and launch over-the-top D2C services and integrate media in third-party apps.
VDMS Launches 4K Encoding, Built-In Multi-CDN Support at NAB
Streaming viewers expect an instant-on, high-quality experience. Verizon Digital Media Services improves its quality of service tools to continuously monitor for problems.
Sony and Chicken Soup Announce Crackle Plus, an AVOD Aggregator
Sony will contribute movies, TV shows, the brand, the audience, and even the back-end technology to the new company. But what it won't contribute is any more money.
Vizrt Acquires NewTek Creating Live Video Production Specialist
Two leaders in the live video space join together with the promise of creating software-driven production solutions for clients at any level.
Advanced Features to Consider When Choosing a Video Host
Choosing a video host for an online production means considering a balance of features, cost, and ease of distribution. This article highlights a range of solutions depending on the needs of the project and client.
Buyers' Guide to Video Quality Metrics
Video quality measurement is more crucial than ever. In this buyers' guide, we'll identify the most commonly used metrics and discuss tools that deploy them.
For CBS, Tentpole Shows and Intense Testing Lead to D2C Success
Having an exclusive new Star Trek series got viewers to take a look, but keeping them around required an investment in programming and performance marketing.
Video: Early Window Anti-Piracy Case Study, Pt. 1: Strategy
Twentieth-Century Fox SVP, Content Protection Ron Wheeler presents Part 1 of a case study on UHD/HDR anti-piracy strategy presented at Streaming Media West 2018.
Video: Early Window Anti-Piracy Case Study, Pt. 2: Results
Twentieth-Century Fox SVP, Content Protection Ron Wheeler presents Part 2 of a case study on UHD/HDR anti-piracy strategy presented at Streaming Media West 2018.
Everything Is Video: Rocket Mortgage Offers Lessons for Success
How can marketers make people want to watch content about mortgages? By experimenting, keeping things fun, and not worrying about budgets.
BuyDRM Launches KeyOS ESP Partner Program for Leading Encoders, Servers and Players at NAB 2019
Industry’s Largest DRM Ecosystem Streamlines Multi-DRM Deployments for OTT, AVOD and SVOD Platforms
Brightcove to Power Live Stream and On-Demand Video Portal for the 2019 NAB Show
Tubi Now Available on Cox Contour Giving Customers Access to Over 12,000 Movies and Television Series Completely Free
World’s largest free movie and TV service becomes the latest streaming app to be added to Contour after Netflix, YouTube, and iHeartRadio
Grass Valley Premieres Live Esports Action and Professional Gamers at NAB Show
At NAB Show 2019, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, will underscore its leadership in helping gaming companies, esports platforms and specialist esports venues produce brilliant content and connect to fans.
24i Media Launches Innovative ATSC 3.0 Solution at NAB
Rapidly growing video app company extends its future-proof technology stack with ATSC 3.0 solution