June 15, 2020
Online Video News
Consumers' Appetites for New Streaming Services May Be on the Wane
A new survey-based report from Visual Objects finds that only 16% of consumers pay for more than 3 streaming services, and 78% pay $50 or less for all of their services combined.
Enterprise Video Viewing Rose 91% in First Quarter, Says Brightcove
We know that COVID-19 has resulted in an unprecedented increase in enterprise video, and the new Q1 Global Video Index from Brightcove finally reveals just how big of a rise we've seen.
RealNetworks Brings Facial Recognition to Real 20/20 and StarSearch Chrome Plugin
RealNetworks' SAFR technology has been primarily deployed in security-related applications, but the new Chrome plugin StarSearch and the company's own RealPlayer 20/20 bring it to consumers
Game On! With Traditional Live Sports on Hiatus, Will Esports Fill the Void?
The current spike in organized, competitive online gaming--driven in part by social changes brought on by COVID-19--lands on top of a widely reported 2019 esports boom, and already-high expectations for 2020 growth.
The Streaming Toolbox: Zixi, Cleeng, and Penthera
We look at a B2B intelligence layer for content transport, a company that enables customer relationship management decisioning, and a service that facilitates offline viewing.
Roundup: Compact Mics for Compact Cameras
Compact, prosumer 4K cameras like the Canon XA40 and XA45 pack enough professional features that they're well worth considering for pro producers who need to travel light or with a compact kit. Choosing such a camera also means accessorizing it with properly proportioned compact audio gear--like the options we'll explore here.
Has the Age of the Solo Live Producer Arrived?
Have the need to distance and the widespread availability of versatile, small-footprint, low-cost, multicam streaming-ready tools brought single-producer live production to the mainstream? Ben Ratner and Alex Lindsay discuss at Streaming Media East Connect 2020.
How COVID-19 Has Changed Streaming Workflows
As COVID-19 has necessitated the virtualization of formerly in-person live events, streaming producers' roles and workflows have changed, as Producer and Associate Director Liz Hart and 090 Media's Alex Lindsay discuss in this clip from Streaming Media East Connect 2020.
Teleos Media Integrates Zixi as part of their Innovative Video Distribution Network
Joint solution for the delivery of broadcast-quality, low latency live video at the highest bitrate
Digital Element and BuyDRM Form Data Security Partnership
There are many unscrupulous online users who try to access content they should not be viewing by masking their location, using proxies or Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). This represents a major threat to digital content providers. Learn how BuyDRM is pro
UpChord Music Moves Its Courses Online Using ATEM Mini Pro
Blackmagic Design today announced Beijing based music production training school UpChord Music has been streaming its courses to students around the world using ATEM Mini Pro and ATEM Mini switchers.
More Video Publishers Join Wurl’s Free Advertising Marketplace, the Largest Cross-Platform Service of its Kind
AdPool increases yield and fill rates at no additional cost for Wurl Network partners