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Easily Create Beautiful Marketing Videos

A new online video creation service is available. This changes the video creation market. While it makes it easier for small businesses to create their own marketing videos, it challenges trained video professionals and storytellers to create more value in their service. If you want to check out the new service called Promo go to: https://slide.ly/promo […]

Facebook paid to have first-rights to series

Two companies said they were paid between $10,000 to $25,000 per episode for their shows. They’ll also receive 55 percent of the ad revenue while Facebook takes the rest. In a move that could be seen as a direct competitive move to YouTube, paid series have to debut episodes on Facebook, according to the publishers. […]

Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Google invest in Blockchain

Excerpt from Virgin.com: What we like is that the Blockchain team, run by co-founders Peter Smith and Nic Cary, have built a platform that will allow them to be the custodian of any digital assets should alternate use cases of blockchain technology reach critical mass. Read the full article: https://www.virgin.com/richard-branson/investing-blockchain Excerpt from CNBC: The investment comes […]

Netflix rolls out to 130 countries

Talk about a crowd pleaser… Netflix CEO Reed Hastings today said the streaming giant has deployed to another 130 countries, executing what he called “the birth of a new global TV network.” The crowd at his CES keynote, predictably, went wild. As expected, India and Russia were both part of the roll out and — […]

The Battle for the Living Room

Google and Sony are dark horse candidates, while Roku and TiVo don’t stand a chance. And as for Plex, it had better pray that it gets acquired. Apple, Microsoft, and Amazon are the leading contenders for the Living Room. On January 14, 2016, Jason Thibeault posted an article on StreamingMedia.com Here is a copy of […]

Netflix Is the #3 Broadcaster in the U.S., Will Be #1 in 2016

While Netflix has been the biggest name is SVOD since its online debut, its momentum will soon make it the country’s biggest broadcaster. The subscription video-on-demand service Netflix is now the third biggest broadcaster in the U.S. That’s according to data released today by online video advertising company Alphonso. With Netflix’s current growth rate and […]

CRTC Talk about the Transformation of Television

Montebello, Quebec May 8, 2015 Jean-Pierre Blais, Chairman Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Here are some interesting excerpts from this talk about the issues that matter to us and are defining the future of the television industry. The time to change and innovate has come. Your advantageous position is your springboard to the future. As […]

The State of Online Video Advertising 2015

Advertising agencies that specialize in online video enjoyed a pretty solid 2014. Not only were sales up, but the most talked-about advertising videos all started online. The medium gives creatives the freedom to push their ideas farther than TV ever did. So what’s ahead for 2015? More of the same, we’re pleased to say. In […]

CRTC eases Canadian-content quotas for TV

The CRTC has unveiled a dramatic overhaul of its old protectionist rules for television programming, including the relaxation of its long-standing rules that require TV broadcasters to carry a certain quota of Canadian-produced content. “Television quotas are an idea that is wholly anachronistic in the age of abundance and in a world of choice,” CRTC […]

Delivering third-party video through a managed network

November 6, 2014 ActiveVideo thinks this demonstrates the global potential for the technology. As the company pointed out at the time, Liberty Global could use the same virtualization to bring YouTube to its entire footprint of millions of D4A boxes throughout Europe and Latin America. And it believes that other Pay TV operators can overcome […]

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