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WATCH: Netflix is Riding High But It's Still Early Days

Shawn Amos | Posted 12.25.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

You know when the CEO wants people to just calm down already about his company's soaring stock, we're in a strange new world. So it was that Netflix...

Netflix - 5 Reasons Cable Companies Should Just Say 'Yes!'

Peter Csathy | Posted 12.23.2013 | Business
Peter Csathy

Netflix customers already can (and do) access their accounts everywhere and via multiple other access points, including their DVRs, DVD players, Xbox's, Apple TVs, and others of that ilk. That is the reality facing cable/satellite providers. So, why pretend it isn't there?

Video Gaming -- A Youth Movement We Need to Get Behind

Jose Antonio Tijerino | Posted 12.17.2013 | Technology
Jose Antonio Tijerino

So there I stood, absolutely mesmerized watching my five-year-old son adroitly maneuver through a complicated, life-like, labyrinth of activity and nefarious characters to accomplish his mission while sipping a juice box.

This Is How Much Time America Spends On Porn (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 11.11.2013 | Weird News

We now know Alaskans love a good view (no, not of Russia). California is all about staying young. Connecticut embraces motherhood. And education alway...

The Changing Face of Video: A New Creative Class

George Strompolos | Posted 08.24.2013 | Technology
George Strompolos

Technology is empowering creative people to share powerful ideas on a global scale, and that is making the world a better place.

Intro to Google Hangouts

Tim McDonald | Posted 08.12.2013 | Technology
Tim McDonald

As someone who's been using Google Hangouts for over 18 months, I am often asked to help people understand Hangouts. Here's an intro to Google Hangouts.

Video: Simon & Schuster Authors on "Game-Changing" Platform for Digital Book/Video Hybrid with a New "Vook"

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

In the fast-changing landscape of digital book publishing there is now something called a vook, a product and company which is a hybrid of text and vi...

(Video) Tim Berners-Lee to Hollywood: Move from "Channels" to Random Access

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, says that as video on the Web continues to grow, the movie industry needs evo...

7 Reasons Virtual Conferences Will Transform Industries Worldwide

Michal Tsur | Posted 08.11.2013 | Technology
Michal Tsur

Until a couple of years ago, I never seriously considered attending or launching a virtual conference. It seemed to me that I would miss out on the ma...

Brands Move Money to Online Video from TV and Display, Cite Better Engagement

Andy Plesser | Posted 08.11.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Nearly three-quarters of ad dollars flowing into online video is coming from TV money, according to a new study from AOL's global branded content plat...

(Video) Believe It: Niche Video News Producers like Beet.TV Can Succeed, msnbc.com Chief

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

As an online video news source, msnbc.com has the enormous advantage of the resources of NBC, but opportunities exist for video news producers who foc...

Video: Brightcove Launches Low-Priced Solution, Native iPhone App Dev Support and More

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Brightcove, the video platform services company, which has established a reputation for providing video services for big publishers and business enter...

"Social TV" is Here: Facebook Connect is Emerging as Powerful Catalyst for Video Views and Joost Integration Proves It (video)

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Facebook integration around video got its first high profile exposure with CNN and the Inauguration of President Obama, but the first was last year's ...

Video: Taboola's Cookies Could Sweeten Video Views for The New York Times

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Taboola is not a Middle Eastern grain dish, but an Israeli start-up which provides a solution to surface recommended videos for visitors to CNN.com, H...

Video: Elemental Technologies is Transcoding Video in "Record Time," The New York Times

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

SAN FRANCISCO -- At the NewTeeVee conference this month , we caught up with Sam Blackman, CEO of Elemental Technologies. The company has launched a ne...

Video: Web Video will be Soon be Created for the Mobile Device first in "Total Reversal" of Form Factor

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- With smart phone sales outpacing PC sales, mobile devices represent "the future of media" and video producers will soon begin to...

(Video) Exclusive: Justin.tv to Launch Pay-Per-View Service

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Justin.tv, the big live Web video site, which says it has 35 million monthly views, will launch a pay-per-view platform next month for a few content c...

Ustream Makes Big Move into Video Services Sector

Andy Plesser | Posted 07.23.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Ustream, the widely popular live web streaming site, has been quietly moving into a full-service, video solutions provider for small customers and big...

Razorfish Converge Shingerview -- Casey Neistat, Filmmaker

David Shing | Posted 07.06.2013 | Business
David Shing

Very few of us are lucky enough to accept work based solely on affinity for a product or the idea behind it. But for filmmaker Casey Neistet, there h...

The Content Brief: Can Online Video Win TV Ad Dollars? [WATCH]

Shawn Amos | Posted 07.05.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

We know online video viewership is on the rise, but is Madison Avenue convinced? A host of media giants showed off their best original video content ...

VIDEO: Adobe Adds HLS Support to Flash

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.14.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

CANNES -- In a move that that could widen the reach of TV Everywhere, tech giant Adobe added full support for the HLS streaming media protocol to its ...

How Video Should Be Adopted in the Enterprise

Michal Tsur | Posted 06.12.2013 | Technology
Michal Tsur

Video has become the new de-facto medium of choice for people online today. Specifically within the enterprise, video has seen very significant growth over the past 18 months.

Adobe Launches Primetime, Inks Deals with Comcast, NBC Sports

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

CANNES - Viewership of TV programming by cable subscribers on their digital devices is accelerating quickly , says Adobe's Campbell Foster in this vi...

CEO Video: Blip to Fund Web Video Content Creators

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.08.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

CANNES -- While far lower that the $100 million spent by YouTube last year on content channel creators, Blip is going to fund several shows and will ...

Reuters Global Programming Chief: We Are Not "Chasing Traffic" with Our Video Strategy

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.29.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

Rather than "chasing traffic" for monetization around its digital video product, Reuters is focused on sponsorships with brands who want to allign wit...