M-Go, the transactional VOD joint venture between Technicolor and DreamWorks Animation, has contracted with an Israeli technology company to enable less-expensive streaming of high-definition content, including 4K Ultra-HD.
castnow is commandline utility which can be used to playback media files on your chromecast device. It supports playback of local video files, youtube clips, videos on the web and torrents. You can also re-attach a running playback session.
// start playback of a local video file castnow ./myvideo.mp4
// start playback of video and mp3 files in the local directory castnow ./mydirectory/
// playback 3 videos after each other castnow video1.mp4 video2.mp4 video3.mp4
Integration Between Harmonic’s ProMedia® Origin Multiscreen Media Servers and Microsoft® PlayReady® Digital Rights Management Technology Strengthens Content Security, Simplifies the Delivery of OTT Multiscreen Services
Video isn't the only asset that can benefit from delivery via a CDN. Limelight Orchestrate Performance shows how website acceleration can significantly improve the performance of any website, not just video-heavy sites.
Broadcom was the early leader in developing the HEVC video decompression chips that are needed by OTT and pay TV services to handle 4K streams coming into the home. At CES 2015 it showed two new SoCs which support both HEVC and Google’s VP9 open video compression standard, which is needed for playing Google’s YouTube…
Passage from 2014 to 2015 Dear readers, Happy new year! May 2015 bring you happiness and success We just wanted to share with you our views on what happens in 2014 and what will happen in 2015. There are many … Continue reading →