MediaKind Launches Cloud-Based Live 360º Video as a Service (360aas) at Nab Show 2019

Cloud-Based, Pay-Per-Event Service Replaces the Need for Upfront Investment and On-Site Equipment Previously Required for Live 360º Video Processing and Delivery MediaKind, a global media technology leader, announces the launch of its Cygnus 360º as-a-Service (360aaS) solution for live events. As part of MediaKind’s Cygnus Solution this new, innovative offering provides a cloud-based workflow for live 360º video processing and multi-platform publishing service which enables consumers to become fully immersed and engaged…

Universal Electronics Inc. to Work with Instreamatic to Deliver Voice-Enabled Interactive Advertising to Smart TV Manufacturers and Video…

Universal Electronics Inc. , the global leader in universal control and sensing technologies for the smart home, is entering a development relationship with Instreamatic, the voice dialogue marketing platform powered by AI technology, to bring Instreamatic’s interactive voice-enabled advertising to home entertainment devices such as set-top boxes and smart TVs. Instreamatic’s flexible platform includes an ad exchange for publishers and advertisers to manage, measure and monetize their content with conversational ads,…

Entel Deploys Velocix Solution to Power Chile’s Newest IP Video Streaming Service

Velocix’s CDN, Origin, and Recording Manager power OTT TV services targeted at Chile’s 42M connected users Velocix, the market’s leading provider of carrier-grade video streaming and advertising technology, has announced that Entel, the largest telecommunications company in Chile, has launched Velocix’s IP CDN, origin server and video recording management software to support the country’s newest OTT streaming service, which uses the first Android TV Operator Tier Box in the country. Marketing Technology News: EY…

FreeConferenceCall.Com Debuts Huddle: Delivering a New Premium Video Conferencing Service to Millions Around the World

New paid communication solution to allow first 10,000 customers to “pick their price” FreeConferenceCall.com, the world’s leading free conferencing service, today launched Huddle, an advanced communication solution. At the core of the company’s product philosophy is affordability, so starting now, the first 10,000 users can take advantage of the pick-your-price option for the feature-rich audio and video conferencing service, allowing them to determine how much to pay each month in perpetuity. The…

Tremor Video Expands Full-Service Digital Creative Studio for Brands and Agencies

Growth and diversification of company’s creative offerings unlock new opportunities for advertisers to harness the combined power of data and creative to optimize their CTV and video campaigns Tremor International, a global leader in advertising technologies, announced its expanded creative studio, Tr.ly (pronounced Truly). This newly expanded creative services team at Tremor Video is the result of strong collaboration between Tremor Video’s proven CTV and all-screen video creative pedigree and Unruly’s data-driven…

Global Consumer Spending on Media Content & Tech Defies Pandemic, Surges 6.1% to $2.01T in 2020, Fueled by Streaming Audio & Video…

Global consumer spending on media content and technology grew an estimated 6.1% to $2.012 trillion in 2020, driven by the COVID-19 lockdown that kept consumers at home binging on multiple forms of digital entertainment as relief from the pandemic, according to new research from PQ Media®. Global consumer spending on media content and technology grew an estimated 6.1% to $2.012 trillion in 2020, driven by the COVID-19 lockdown that kept consumers at home binging on multiple forms of digital entertainment as…

Storyvine Launches Grassroots Advocacy Kit, Expands Self-Service Video Tech Platform

New Video Creation Platform Developed to Engage Communities to Advocate for Key Issues with VideoGuide Templates Storyvine, Inc., a leading video technology company, announced the availability of Storyvine NOW Grassroots Advocacy Kit, a self-service version of the original Storyvine platform. The kit includes three new video creation templates designed for local citizens to engage their community to advocate for key issues. Storyvine NOW VideoGuide templates simplify video creation by guiding the user during the…

Video Lead Generation Google Ranking Expert Marketing Service Launched

Amali Digital Marketing Agency expanded its services to offer high-quality lead generation for local businesses in Port Elizabeth throughout Eastern Cape Amali Digital Marketing Agency, an online marketing agency based in Cradock, South Africa, announced an updated range of lead generation solutions for local businesses and the surrounding areas. The agency implements effective solutions designed to connect local businesses across sectors with more potential customers in their target areas. The latest announcement aims…

Amazon Prime Video versus Netflix: Understanding The Two Streaming Service Providers

Founded way back in 1997, Netflix is clearly the veteran and arguably the most popular online streaming service. Now, after two decades, there are plenty of online streaming services competing against the streaming giant. One of those services is Amazon Prime Video. However, Amazon’s Prime Video is more than just a streaming service. Let’s see what are the differences between the two online streaming service providers. Video Format Netflix’s subscription model offers three format viewing experience. It offers Basic (480p),…

Maintaining Demand for On-Demand: How Purchase Data Can Help Video Streaming Services Drive Spend

Video streaming trends have evolved dramatically in the last 6-8 months. The coronavirus pandemic has left many of us with idle time on our hands, largely stuck at home with few options for diversion. The best intentions of baking that sourdough loaf or learning to knit are easily set aside for the countless on-demand video options available. It’s no surprise then, that streaming media services have seen a lift in spending since March. What do Data show about Video Streaming Services? In fact, in Q2 of this year,…

Medianet Optimizes Video Streaming Service Delivery with Harmonic

AI-Powered EyeQ Technology Delivers Outstanding Video Quality and Reduced Bandwidth Expense Harmonic announced that Medianet, the largest independent pay TV and cable television provider in the Maldives, is using Harmonic's EyeQ™ content-aware encoding (CAE) to optimize video streaming and television service delivery. Powered by the latest developments in AI, EyeQ CAE significantly reduces Medianet's CDN costs while enabling the operator to deliver consistent, high-quality video experiences to subscribers on all screens.…

Tremor Video’s Self-Service DSP Leads With Substantial Growth of 650% in Ad Spend YOY

In Contrast to Industry Slow-Down, Advertisers Increasingly Leveraging Tremor Video’s Technology to Execute Campaigns With Efficiency and Flexibility Tremor Video, the leading programmatic video platform, today announced that the number of clients using its self-service DSP has more than doubled and self-service ad spend has increased by 650% since Q3 2019. Following Tremor Video’s investment in platform enhancements, increasing advertiser demand has reinforced the company’s DSP as an efficient, flexible and streamlined…

MCTV Selects MOBITV to Offer Innovative Video Services to Residential Customers

New MOBITV Partnership Enables MCTV to Cap and Replace End-of-Life Cable Plant and Offer Full Suite of Advanced Television and Internet-based Services MOBITV, a global leader in app-based TV video delivery solutions, today announces that MCTV of Massillon, OH, has selected MOBITV Connect managed services for delivery of MCTV Stream, its streaming video content and Internet-based services to residential subscribers in throughout Ohio. MCTV turned to MOBITV to replace end-of-life legacy technology and to offer more advanced…

Click4Advisor Launches Browser-based Video Chat Service for Advice Service Industry

Video Chat Service provides complete privacy and security to Advisors and Clients. It is a great service for Advisors to provide advice and Clients to obtain advice through an Internet connection using any major browser. The video chat provides convenience for Users to contact their favorite Advisors instantly through their camera and microphone on any desktop and mobile devices Click4Advisor, a provider of voice commerce solutions for the phone advice industry, text chat solution for online chat advice, email solution for…

Sendbird Launches Self Service Option for Sendbird Calls APIs, Making It Fast and Easy for Any Organization to Embed Voice and Video Calling…

Company continues to add new features to Sendbird Calls to facilitate online connections and reduce social isolation caused by COVID-19 Sendbird, the leading interactions API service for mobile and web applications, announced that it has opened a self-service portal for Sendbird Calls APIs. The new option makes it fast and easy for organizations to bring the power of voice and video to their apps. The company has also added several new features to the APIs, including call event webhooks and on-device recording.…

SLING TV Becomes First Pay-TV Service to Launch Watch Party Feature With Video and Text Chat

New beta feature allows customers to invite up to three guests to watch synced live or on-demand content together Now available on Google Chrome web browsers via laptop and desktop computers Guests may join a Watch Party simply by creating a SLING TV account through a special beta preview ending September 30, 2020 SLING TV, the most flexible live TV streaming service, launched a new feature in beta, "SLING Watch Party," which enables customers to connect with friends and family in remote locations via video and chat while…

SimulTV Picks Limelight Networks’ Edge Compute Services for Global Delivery of Its Fast-Growing Video Network

Limelight Networks, Inc., a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and edge cloud services, announced that SimulTV selected its Edge Compute services to help deliver more than 130 live, online channels worldwide. Working with Limelight, SimulTV is able to accelerate its time-to-market in key regions and ensure quality viewing experiences. SimulTV leverages cross-platform technology such as Over-The-Air (OTA) and Over-The-Top (OTT) broadcasting to deliver quality, family entertainment to people around the world…

Synamedia Brings the Benefits of Cloud to Its Entire Video Network Portfolio With New VN Cloud Managed Service

Synamedia, the world's largest independent video software provider, launched Synamedia VN Cloud, a managed service for its entire video network portfolio. Drawing on Synamedia's vast experience, VN Cloud brings together broadcast quality of service with the latest cloud technologies to provide the flexibility and scale broadcasters and video service providers expect today. VN Cloud is the industry's first solution to offer end-to-end video network functionality on any public, private or hybrid cloud, and breaks new ground by…

eCommerce Business SEO Content Marketing, Video & Media Full Service Launches

SEO content marketing full service includes video and written content that is distributed to millions of media channels for e-commerce and local businesses wanting to improve online exposure and brand awareness Press release distribution service and content marketing firm, prREACH, is pleased to announce the launch of its newest offering, a full service content marketing system for eCommerce and local businesses. Consisting of both video and written content, the company's new Brand Builder Program is designed to help…

AWS Announces Amazon Interactive Video Service (Amazon IVS)

Amazon IVS gives customers the ability to add live and interactive video in their mobile and web applications in minutes, using the same technology as Twitch (one of the most popular live streaming services in the world) Amazon Live, Blackboard, 17Live, DeNa, and ScreenCloud among customers using Amazon IVS Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced the general availability of Amazon Interactive Video Service (Amazon IVS), a new fully managed service that makes it easy to set up live, interactive…