As YouTube Celebrity Enters the Mainstream, VidCon Grows Up
In 2015, the media finally took notice of VidCon, the wildly successful conference for YouTube creators, fans, and the rest of the online video industry.
Authentication Remains a Challenge, and Not Just for Streaming
Broadcast snafus for pay-per-view events show ongoing authentication flaws, but seamless authentication via intelligent request routing might save the day for both broadcast and streaming.
Educational Videographers Need to Make Time for Creativity
While the school year is a hectic one for video teams, it's important to carve out a few hours to meet together and think creatively about upcoming projects.
Welcome to the Broadcasting Revolution, Open to All Creators
The internet is liberating broadcasting, turning anyone with a camera and an online connection into a creator capable of reaching a mass audience.
If Taylor Swift Doesn’t Like Free Streaming, Then Turn Her Off
Taylor Swift pulled off a publicity stunt when she complained about free music services. Maybe the industry needs a way to stop her from cheapening its technology.
How to Keep Enterprise Video Safe and Secure…Most of the Time
The CEO wants company videos shared in-house, but doesn't want trade secrets ending up on YouTube. Here's a primer on video security for the enterprise.
Think Streaming 4K Is Years Away? Think Again, Says XI Media
The future of UHD is happening right now. Here's how one production company streamed low-bandwidth 4K live from a South by Southwest music stage.
Is Flash Undead? What Will it Take to Finally Kill the Beast?
Everybody's using HTML5 and MPEG-DASH these days, right? Not so fast. Reports of Flash's death have been greatly exaggerated.
Hulu’s Move to DASH
The U.S. OTT service's Baptiste Coudurier talks about the hard work—and black magic—behind the smooth migration to MPEG-DASH, which now accounts for 75% of its traffic
2015 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Winners
The votes are in, and here are the winners. Read on to find out who our readers voted the best products and services in the world of online video.
Implementing Real-Time Video Collaboration in the Enterprise
For many companies, the path is clear: understanding, championing, and leveraging video collaboration for more efficient business models.
Review: Libcast, an OVP for Small Business and Higher Education
This French online video platform offers strong customization and is priced right for budget-minded companies. Read on to learn what essential features it lacks.