August 26, 2019
Online Video News
Video Streaming Will Be 5G's Killer App, Predicts IHS Markit
As the 5G era breaks, video streaming will be its killer app. IHS Market says 74% see streaming video as the most compelling reason to upgrade their home internet.
Netflix to Grow U.S. Subscribers But Lose Market Share: eMarketer
SVOD leader Netflix had a weak quarter, but the researchers at eMarketer see it bouncing back with strong subscriber numbers for the rest of the year.
Apple+ Will Reportedly Cost $9.99/Month at November Launch
Unconfirmed reports say Apple's Apple+ subscription video service will debut by November with a monthly price of $9.99.
Roland VR-1HD AV Streaming Mixer Review
Dive into the essential hardware functionality, features, and usability of the Roland VR-1HD AV Streaming Mixer, then learn about its software functionality, audio mixing, and how it works with programs like OBS, Vmix, and Wirecast to stream to services like Facebook Live and YouTube.
HEVC, AV1, VVC: How to Make Sense of 2019's World of Codecs
The old realities that used to dictate codec adoption no longer apply. Opening up new markets now matters more than reducing operating expenses. How are HEVC, AV1, and VVC positioned for the future?
Shangri-LA Chases Streaming Video Success in Paradise: A Q&A
Online series Shangri-LA is a funny and heartfelt look at oddballs on the extreme fringes of Hollywood. Here's a conversation with the director about calling in favors and creating a show.
What Makes a Good QoE Metric?
SSIMWAVE Chief Science Officer Zhou Wang discusses the shortcomings of traditional QoE metrics in this clip from his Video Engineering Summit presentation at Streaming Media West 2019.
Scaling Streaming Delivery: Technical Scale vs. Operational Scale
VDMS Principal Product Manager Scott Goldman discusses the combination of delivery and operational considerations in streaming at scale in this clip from a Live Streaming Summit panel at Streaming Media East 2019.
Voting Is Now Open for the 2019 Readers' Choice Awards!
Let the competition begin! Voting begins for the streaming video industry awards that matter most—because winners are chosen by the community itself.
Disney Raises the Stakes, and the Competition Should Be Worried
The Disney+/ESPN+/Hulu triple-play offers something for the whole family, and comes at a budget-conscious price. As opening shots go, it's a howitzer.
Insys Video Technologies to Unveil New Cloud Media Recording Solution and Expanded OTT Platform at IBC2019
Company will showcase new and established solutions in dual presence at the show – a dedicated exhibit pod plus demonstrations at the Amazon Web Services stand
IBC 2019: Synamedia unveils new solutions and services to combat piracy
Tidal Unveils Playable Video Sharing Capabilities For Instagram Stories
Users Can Also Share Songs and Albums Directly to Stories Across Social Channels