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VLC gets new version across all platforms, including Android TV

yesterdayWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

The popular open source video player app VLC got updated across all of its platforms Friday, including iOS, Android, Windows phone and RT as well as all desktop versions. VLC also…

TiVo buys Aereo name, auction fetches under $2M

2 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

Aereo, the streaming start-up that was poised to upend the TV industry until the Supreme Court shut it down, has been sold for scraps. Aereo's assets fetched under $2 million at auction, according to a person…

Labels start making more money from streaming than downloads

2 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

Streaming is starting to overtake digital downloads as a source of revenue for independent labels, according to a new blog post from British indie music heavyweight PIAS (hat tip to Hypebot)…

What do a Seal, a Tiger, a Penguin and a Dragon have in common? They are all the stars of the Hulu Original Behind the Mask premiering today!

2 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

The critically acclaimed 2014 Emmy®-nominated second season takes a peek into the colorful and never-before-seen world of sports mascots. Told from four mascots’ perspectives, Behind the Mask takes an authentic look at the sports world’s most unsung heroes. Joel Zimei, dubbed the Cal Ripken of mascots, has never missed a game in his 15 years […]

The Internet Has Always Been Open, It’s The Platforms & Devices That Are Closed

As expected, today’s vote on the FCC’s proposed net neutrality rules passed with a 3-2 margin. While this is a big step in a process that has been going on for thirteen years now, we’re still a long way off from this debate being over. Since a draft of the proposal wasn’t shared with the […]

While others shut down comments, the NYT wants to expand them

3 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

While many other media organizations have gotten rid of their reader comments, including Reuters and Bloomberg, the New York Times says it plans to expand its commenting features and invest more…

Surprise: Cable viewers really like YouTube on their set-tops

3 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

Looks as if cable subscribers really like online video, especially if they can access it on their existing boxes: UPC Hungary’s experiment to add YouTube to its set-top boxes has been…

Lytro moving into virtual reality, video

3 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

Photography startup Lytro has confirmed it raised $50 million in funding, but also plans to cut between 25 and 50 employees. “We are going to have to make some cuts in some areas so we…

Robots vs. pop stars: Who is better at curating your music?

3 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

The Apple rumor mill is getting its groove on these days as new details appear about a revamped streaming service slated to be launched in the coming months. 9to5Mac reported last…

Introducing the reimagined Hulu App for iPhone

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

At Hulu, we always strive to make watching TV an even more delightful and convenient experience for our users. And, today, we are super excited to introduce a focused and simple way to watch Hulu shows, clips, movies and more on the go with the reimagined Hulu app for iPhone. One of the first things […]

Hulu Goes Purple for #SpiritDay

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

We’re feeling a little purple today…and that’s because we’ve traded in our signature Hulu green and are going purple to celebrate national #SpiritDay. We’re so proud to be joining countless supporters, from brands like MTV to celebrities and organizations– even the White House(!), to actively take a stand against bullying by visibly showcasing our acceptance […]

My Little Pony remains on Netflix, for now

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

Good news for My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic fans: The cult show remains on Netflix for at least another three weeks, despite the fact that the original contract between Pony franchise…

Job Opening: Sony PlayStation Vue, Technical Product Manager With CDN Expertise

The Sony PlayStation Vue team is looking for a Technical Product Manager with solid CDN and HLS skills. Must have experience with video streaming technologies such as HLS, CDNs and understanding of the caching layer and scalable architecture. Show More Summary

More Episodes from Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, and more coming to Hulu

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

     When we launched our first major agreement with Viacom in 2011, shows like The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report quickly became top shows on Hulu. Three years later, these shows – as well as many more from the Viacom family of networks – still remain among the most popular […]

Oscar®-Nominated Director Jason Reitman Comes to Hulu in Straight-to-Series Order for CASUAL

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

As we expand our offering of premium original programming, we look for unique voices that can bring a memorable, distinct style to Hulu. With acclaimed, award-winning titles under his belt such as Up in the Air and Juno, Oscar® nominated Director Jason Reitman is definitely one of these storytellers. And, today, we are excited to […]

Transparency reports on trial: New front for free speech?

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

The latest high profile free speech fight isn't over a book, a movie or even a video game. Instead, the court case is over a corporate report, and has led media companies to…

Happy Huluween: All 13 Episodes of ’13 Nights of Elvira’ Now Streaming on Hulu

5 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

We all know that nothing says Halloween like Elvira, the iconic Mistress of the Dark. Hulu has celebrated the horror icon by premiering 13 Nights of Elvira, her new series featuring more of the cheesy B-movies and sassy commentary we grew up with. Premiering a new episode each day for 13 days leading to Halloween, […]

Behind the Mask Returns Featuring World Series Champs SF Giants’ “Lou Seal” and More!

6 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

We are thrilled to reveal that season two of the Emmy®-nominated Hulu Original Behind the Mask will feature one of the team’s most valuable players, the San Francisco Giants mascot, “Lou Seal” – among three more mascots who will uncover what it’s really like to balance real life between the pressures of game day. Set to […]

Hulu Gives the Gift of Laughter With a Brand New Season of The Wrong Mans on Dec. 24

6 days agoWeb / Web Videos : Hulu Blog

Scratch all your holiday plans because Hulu Original The Wrong Mans returns this Christmas Eve – bringing viewers the perfect gift of action, adventure and comedy. The new season of The Wrong Mans brings more thrills and more laughs as the dynamic duo of James Corden and Mathew Baynton find themselves in the thick of […]

ABC’s Oscars Webcast Riddled With Technical Problems, Again

For the second year in a row, ABC wasn’t able to pull off a successful Oscars webcast without some major technical problems. The backstage stream I was watching on the PC got messed up and cut over to the World News Tonight program just before the start of the awards ceremony. Later, while watching the […]

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