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December 16, 2019

Online Video News

TiVo Partners with SpotX to Manage TiVo+ and CTV Inventory

SpotX becomes TiVo's first-to-market supply-side platform

Liberty Global Boosts Video Delivery with Teltoo P2P

First rollout will be in The Netherlands, with plans to deploy in all territories Liberty Global serves

Walking with Daemons: BBC Imagines Interactive His Dark Materials

Latest BBC research into object-based media takes its cue from low-latency game streaming and puts data and compute as close as possible to the user device; uses BBC/HBO drama as example

Featured Articles

Building a Streaming Workstation? Here's What You Need to Know

We take a look under the hood and explore the four main hardware components that directly affect performance when building or configuring a streaming workstation.

Solving the Ad Tech Mystery

As ad-supported OTT services grow, the video engineering world needs to understand the complicated advertising technology landscape.

SMW '19: Mux Talks Measuring Player Performance

Streaming Media contributing editor Tim Siglin interviews Mux Founder & Head of Product Steve Heffernan at Streaming Media West 2019.

SMW '19: Brightcove Talks Context-Aware Encoding, 4K, and HEVC

Streaming Media contributing editor Tim Siglin interviews Brightcove Technology Fellow Yuriy Reznik at Streaming Media West 2019.

Short Cuts

What Tech Innovations Are Driving Live Sports Streaming?

Google Head of Sports & Entertainment Kiran Paranjpe, NASCAR Digital Media Director Brendan Reiley, World Surf League SVP Rich Robinson, and WWE SVP Jared Smith discuss what's driving sports streaming in their keynote at Streaming Media West 2019.

How to Budget Live Event Streaming

VideoRx CTO Robert Reinhardt discusses the key elements of budgeting and bidding live event streams for clients--from labor to equipment to deployment--in this clip from his presentation at Streaming Media West 2019.

Industry News

StreamGear Bringing Next-Level, Smartphone-Empowered Streaming Video Production to CES 2020

New VidiMo hardware and app let anyone with a smartphone and camera become a social media video star or citizen journalist by putting a full live production toolkit in their hands

Cloudbass Places Axon Technology At The Heart of Its First Multivendor, Fully UHD IP HDR Outside Broadcast Truck

Axon’s Neuron processing and Cerebrum Control & Monitoring platform make light work of a complex integration task featuring best of breed IP broadcast equipment.

Vizio Launches Direct Advertising Business

Smart TV Innovator Launches New Business Platform to Give Advertisers a Direct-to-TV Path to Purchase Preferred Premium Inventory and Targeted Audiences