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October 30, 2019

Online Video News

DAZN Partners With Snapchat to Promote Upcoming Boxing Matches

Original programs will promote the Canelo Alvarez-Sergey Kovalev WBO Light Heavyweight belt match and the rematch between KSI and Logan Paul.

Showtime, Vudu, and Crackle Sued by DASH Patent Holders

MPEG LA's DASH Patent Pool may have ceased, but Ideahub and Helios Streaming resort to a lawsuit, claiming defendants refused to engage in licensing discussions.

Average Viewing for Streamed Video and Broadcast Video Now Equal

Have we reached a tipping point? Hardly! We've already reached it—young adults watch much more online video than broadcast, says Limelight.

Featured Articles

Review: Roku Ultra Adds Valuable, if Minor, Remote Features

TV time becomes a little more enjoyable thanks to an upgraded remote with mute and two programmable buttons. It's appreciated, but it's no reason to upgrade.

The Need for Speed: Demand for Low-Latency Streaming Is High

Low latency video streaming is on everyone's mind, but figuring out the latency your project needs—as well as how to get it—can be a slow process. Let this article be your guide.

Review: Roland V-02HD Multi-Format Video Mixer

The new, extremely compact Roland V-02HD can be used to mix multiple sources for live event streaming and/or to output audio/video to in-house projection systems.

Short Cuts

WebRTC Deployment Basics

CosMo Software Consulting Founder & CEO Dr. Alex Gouaillard discusses the non-realtimeness of WebRTC encoders and how Netflix and others compensate on the decoding end in this clip from his Video Engineering Summit presentation at Streaming Media East 2019.

Which Streaming Metrics Do Stakeholders Care About?

VideoRx CTO Robert Reinhardt identifying the key streaming data points stakeholders care about in this clip from his Video Engineering Summit presentation at Streaming Media East 2019.

Blog

Apple, Amazon Fire TV, and Google Anchor Streaming Media West '19

This year's Streaming Media West has a new location—in downtown L.A.!—but the same impressive roster of streaming visionaries that the industry has come to expect.

Esports and Sports Streaming Summit Preview: Jamie Horowitz, DAZN

Sports leagues need to adapt to a new world of live streaming delivery. At the Esports and Sports Streaming Summit, DAZN will explain what interactive video can provide.

Industry News

SSIMPLUS VOD Monitor Production to Debut at Streaming Media West

SSIMWAVE presence to include Dolby Vision support, Discovery Track presentation

FloSports Announces Partnership with BD Global Sports

Future of Streaming Entertainment Starts Today With Launch of NVIDIA SHIELD TV, Starting at $149

New Tegra X1+ Processor and Deep Learning Technology Power Advanced AI Upscaling, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Vision