September 02, 2020
Online Video News
Consumers Go to Streaming Before Pay TV: Hub Research
Netflix and other OTT services are now the first stop when consumers are looking for something to watch
Bingie Spotlights Word-of-Mouth Streaming Recommendations
The app, which launches on iOS today, aims to improve search and discovery by putting focus on friends, family, and other trusted sources
Take the State of the Streaming Fall 2020 Survey
How has the streaming industry changed in the last 6 months, and what's in store for the future? Take our Fall 2020 State of the Streaming Industry survey and get a copy of the exclusive report before anyone else.
The Algorithm Series: Video Player Performance
Multiple algorithms for encoding, transfer, and playback intersect in the end user's player. So how can you make the numbers work in your favor?
Biggest Challenges Facing OTT Providers
Verizon's Darren Lepke, fuboTV's Geir Magnusson, and Reality Software's Nadine Krefetz discuss the present and future of OTT in this clip from Streaming Media East Connect 2020.
How CDNs and Content Providers Flatten Network Peaks
Akamai's Peter Chave discusses how CDNs and major content providers like Netflix "flatten the peaks," adjusting bitrates and deploying other strategies to manage network congestion during traffic spikes.
The ABCs of the "New Normal" for Streaming Services
Streaming usage is way up, and it's not going back down anytime soon. By focusing on analytics, bandwidth, and compression, OTT services can deliver high-quality experiences at scale.
ZUMSTREAM DVEO Division Emerges from Stealth Mode with Cloud Services
Wurl Network Has Launched 42 Channels on Plex
Wurl, the leading provider of streaming video distribution and advertising services for connected TV (CTV), announced today that Plex, the popular streaming media platform for all your favorite media, recently launched 42 channels on the Wurl Network.
NDI Showcases the Power of Moving Video – and Moving the World – With Newly Launched NDI TV
NDI®, the free protocol enabling video over IP and a part of the Vizrt Group, is launching its own unique, digital-first communication platform under the banner of NDI TV (www.ndi.tv). The new programming schedule on NDI.tv highlights relevant and tangibl
Cobalt Releases "Ultra-Low Latency Mode" for Encoder
Development designed to dramatically improve live production