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Brightcove Enables BadaBusiness.Com To Set Two New Guinness World Records For Largest Online Streaming Event

The two online events broke the Guinness World Record with 18,693 attendees and 95,087 attendees, respectively Brightcove Inc., the world’s leading video technology platform, announced today that BadaBusiness.com, an ed-tech platform founded by Dr. Vivek Bindra, has set two new Guinness World Records for the largest online business and sales lessons streamed, which were powered by Brightcove. The live webinars were joined by BadaBusiness.com’s customers, as well as attendees looking to ‘learn and earn at home’ by…

LinkedIn Live Arrives in Beta to Disrupt Online Streaming Video Marketing

Video has Powered a resurgence in engagement for LinkedIn’s 600 Million Users LinkedIn has had an epiphany! The platform will be joining other Social Media such as Facebook and Instagram in supporting Live Streaming. The company emphasized that video, just like original content and breaking news, is extremely popular as a format among users, globally. No wonder, LinkedIn decided to embed video capabilities in its ever-popular platform. The announcement this week confirms LinkedIn’s launch of live-video, allowing users…

Online Video Streaming Giant iQIYI Seamlessly Serves Over 500 Million Users During COVID-19 With Avaya Work-from-Anywhere Solutions

Avaya replaced legacy UC platform and is now scaling across multiple country locations iQIYI, one of the largest online video platforms in the world with over 500 million monthly active users, has ensured business continuity and its ability to serve its massive customer base at a time of enforced remote-working, with collaboration and communications solutions from Avaya Holdings Corp. . iQIYI has implemented what it refers to as its intelligent office system based on unified communications (UC) and collaboration apps from…

VPN Usage Rises by 180% due to Skyrocketing Streaming of Netflix as Online Communities Unite in Isolation

VPN services have been on the rise, bridging the gap between individuals and uniting them into online communities and "watch parties" on Netflix, nearly doubling the usage of virtual private networks compared to the pre-pandemic period. ZoogVPN, a freemium VPN service provider, has shared more insights on how the newly changed habits have affected our network dependency To combat the loneliness crisis, people have been gathering into various online communities and "watch parties" on Netflix to lessen the emotional stress…

LENS Immersive, Stealth Australian Company Debuts New Encoder to Reduce Data Crunch for Online Video Streaming Sites

Streaming Fix: As the coronavirus pandemic forces people around the world to stay inside, streaming platforms have been forced to throttle video quality around the globe while coping with unprecedented network demand ENS Immersive launched access to their proprietary encoding tool TORII (T264.lens-immersive.com). The incredible amount of new network traffic, due to work-from-home and entertain-at home, has put major new strains on national and international internet infrastructure. Citing this incredible global demand,…

SuperData Unveils Premiere Tool to Measure Online Gaming Video and Streaming ROI

SuperData, a Nielsen company is launching the SuperData Arena dashboard, a breakthrough new viewership reporting tool developed to provide games publishers, brands and sponsors with in-depth audience metrics and insights across gaming video content (GVC) and esports platforms and services. This industry-changing tool determines the value of top games, industry influencers, popular streaming content, game channels and audiences by tracking a wide range of metrics, such as the number of hours streamed and watched, average…

Streaming Video Alliance Combats Piracy of Online Video Content with Publication of Considerations for Forensic Watermarking

Technical Document Released by the Alliance's Privacy and Protection Working Group; Alliance Continues Advancement and Growth with Addition of New Board Members The Streaming Video Alliance , an industry forum solving challenges to improve the video experience, announced the publication of a technical document that provides considerations for implementing forensic watermarking as a tactic for combatting the piracy of online video content. The Forensic Watermarking Implementation Considerations for Streaming Media was…

Akamai Survey Shows Increase in Confidence in Live OTT Streaming for Quality Online Video Delivery

More Than Half of Online Video Service Providers Believe Streaming Quality Meets or Exceeds Traditional Television Akamai Technologies, the world's largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, released survey data demonstrating growing confidence from online video service providers (OVSPs) in their live and live linear streaming offerings to compare favorably to traditional broadcast television. The finding is one of many within a new study, commissioned by Akamai and conducted by nScreenMedia and NewBay Media, that…

ViacomCBS Announces Leadership of Global Streaming Organization

Positions company to seize global opportunity in streaming through integrated strategy and structure across free and pay platforms Strengthens cross-house content and franchise collaboration across ViacomCBS streaming ecosystem ahead of Paramount+ launch in early 2021 Tom Ryan named President and CEO, ViacomCBS Streaming; Kelly Day, COO, ViacomCBS Networks International, to assume additional role of President of Streaming, ViacomCBS Networks International ViacomCBS announced a new leadership structure for its global…

BOSS Logics and DAVID YURMAN Partner to Bring Market Week Online Using ‘together,’ New Sales Platform That Redefines Online…

BOSS Logics, a leader in innovative software solutions that make it easier to bring products to market, announces a new partnership with DAVID YURMAN. Using the BOSS Logics together platform, DAVID YURMAN brought its Fall Market Week online for the first time. Created as a direct response to the increased need for a remote sales tool, together reimagines the way brands and retailers conduct appointments and sell through its sophisticated, interactive approach to online retailing. The platform goes beyond video…

Adjust Launches Subscription Tracking Product As Mobile Streaming And App Subscriptions Boom

New Survey Commissioned by Adjust Finds American Consumers Spend an Average $20.78 a Month on App Subscriptions, With More Than a Third Using Their Smartphones to Stream Video and TV Services Every Day As the mobile app subscription business accelerates, Adjust launches its new Subscription Tracking product to give marketers better visibility into subscription performance. This follows a broader shift toward subscription-based monetization models, with Apptopia estimates showing that app-based subscriptions generated over…

Survey: Americans Plan to Spend More on Gifts This Year and Now Spend More Time Streaming

Survey Reveals Dramatic Impact of Pandemic on Consumer Holiday Shopping Priorities and Content Consumption Roku, Inc. announced findings from its 2020 Holiday Consumer Shopping study in partnership with The Harris Poll, offering new insights into the rapidly evolving U.S. consumer shopping landscape as the country heads towards its first holiday season since the COVID-19 pandemic started. The findings of the survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults also offers a deep look at consumers’ shopping priorities and their shifting…

Free TV Application Is Now Streaming in Puerto Rico

Olympusat, International, LLC., a world-class media company with a fast-growing multi-platform portfolio and specializing in production, distribution, and commercialization of high-quality HD content for broadcast television, MVPDs, and OTT platforms in the US Hispanic market and Latin America, announced that Free TV,  the ad-supported, app-based on-demand video service, is now available in Puerto Rico on internet-connected devices through Google Play Store, Apple Store, via Web Browser, and mobile apps for Apple's iOS as…

Color Star Technology Announces Opening of Online Store

Color Star Technology Co., Ltd., a company engaged in the businesses of providing online and offline paid knowledge services for the media, entertainment and culture industries globally, announced that its Color World App is expected to add online store feature on October 25. Marketing Technology News: Blue Hat Announces Favorable Results from Streaming E-Commerce Initiative As a celebrity entertainment interactive platform, the Color World App has launched a celebrity course section and a live video broadcast section.…

Blue Hat Announces Favorable Results from Streaming E-Commerce Initiative

Blue Hat Interactive Entertainment Technology, a leading producer, developer, and operator of augmented reality ("AR") interactive entertainment games, toys, and educational materials in China, announced solid initial results from the Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) partnership with Xiamen Xing Meng Wei Lai Culture Media Co. LTD ("Xing Meng Wei Lai"), which was initially announced in June 2020 (Previously Announced Partnership with Leading Chinese Multi-Channel Network). Xing Meng Wei Lai is a leading Chinese multi-channel…

Bambuser Partners With Kjell & Company to Offer One-On-One Shopping Experiences to Digital Customers Using Live Streaming Video

Interactive live video streaming provider Bambuser and Swedish electronics chain Kjell & Company announced a partnership that will enable the retailer to provide customers with live, one-on-one shopping experiences via digital platforms. The initiative expands upon the capabilities of Bambuser's flagship, pioneering Live Video Shopping technology, and heralds the future of interactive e-commerce experiences. Kjell & Company, which first implemented Live Video Shopping with Bambuser in early 2020, is collaborating…

AirDroid Business Introduces Dynamic Mode: Remote Control With Real-Time Voice Calls And Adaptive Video Streaming

MDM Solution Enables Two-Way Communication and Smooth Video Quality to Remotely Access and Troubleshoot Devices Sand Studio, a mobile device management (MDM) solution provider, announced Dynamic Mode for AirDroid Business, which allows IT professionals and tech support teams to have access to audio while controlling an Android device remotely. In addition, Dynamic Mode can automatically adjust video quality by adapting to unstable network connection to give users the most fluid remote-control experience. Marketing…

Narrative Raises $8.5 Million Series A to Accelerate Growth of Data Streaming Platform

Launches Data Streaming category to replace “broken” data broker industry model; unveils e-commerce offering Narrative, the software company radically simplifying the acquisition and distribution of data, announced its $8.5 million Series A led by G20 Ventures with additional funding from existing investors Glasswing Ventures, MathCapital, Revel Partners, Tuhaye Venture Partners, and XSeed Capital. The new funding supports the launch of a new category: Data Streaming, which effectively replaces the broken data broker…

Mux Announces $37 Million Series C to Expand Video Streaming Technology

Led by Andreessen Horowitz, the funding round brings the total raised to $69 million Mux, the leading video platform for developers, today announced the close of $37 million in Series C growth financing led by Andreessen Horowitz with participation from Cobalt and Accel. Mux will use the capital infusion to expand product, sales, and marketing teams to help more of the world’s leading companies deliver the best online video streaming experiences. Mux does for video what Stripe does for payments - take the complexity out of…

Enhanced Technologies Help E-commerce Platforms and Merchants Deliver a More Intelligent Live Streaming Experience

Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) Core, including Augmented Reality (AR) Engine and HiAI, as well as 5G and AI technology, together brings a crisper, more intelligent, and efficient live streaming solution Huawei Developer Webinar was held today to unveil an enhanced live e-commerce solution. With global e-commerce sales increasing from $2.39 trillion in 2018 to $3.46 trillion in 2019, and as more retailers and consumers look to online streaming to sell and buy, live e-commerce is expected to represent a larger chunk of the…