July 27, 2017
Engagement Times Up 300% for Live Video, Even for Later Viewing
Turning the conventional wisdom on its head, TwentyThree finds live viewing popular even after the event is over, and longer videos more engaging than shorter videos.
Viewers Will Stream 47 Minutes of Video Per Day in 2017: Zenith
Streaming time will shoot up this year, and a dramatic increase in mobile viewing is the reason why. Viewing time for non-mobile devices is flat.
360° Video Is No Gateway to VR, says BBC
BBC R&D is not convinced of the case for producing news in VR, and warns against the perils of relying too heavily on tech company sponsorship of branded 360° or VR news content
Beware the Android TV Revolution
The pluses of Google's platform should be approached eyes wide open by operators, says 3 Screen Solutions MD Kai-Christian Borchers
Voting Open in the 2017 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards
It's time for you to cast your vote in one or all of our 17 categories in the only industry awards program in which the winners are decided by the people who use their products and services.
Streaming Video Alliance Announces New Technical Specifications from the Open Caching Working Group Available Immediately
Open Caching Working Group Adds New Subgroup, Edge Storage, Led by Alliance Member Western Digital
JW Player Announces Expansion of Global Footprint with Opening of European Headquarters in London, Adds Engineering and Support Teams in the Netherlands
The company also announces new global customers utilizing its best-in-class streaming, monetization and discovery technology including, Channel 5, Laguadere, Webmedia and Spiegel Online
VSTV Improves QoE for Subscribers With Broadpeak umbrellaCDN Solution
Using Broadpeak's CDN Selector, Vietnamese Broadcaster Can Balance Live OTT Traffic Between Multiple CDNs