The internet of things would be a lot more quiet without music, which is why we invited Pandora’s new CTO Chris Martin to Structure Connect.
Dear Author, a leading romance blog, reported on digital publisher Ellora's Cave's tax violations and missing author payments. Now Ellora's Cave is suing Dear Author and its founder for defamation.
New-media companies like BuzzFeed, Gawker, VICE Media and Tumblr are all expanding rapidly both in New York itself and around the world -- almost all are moving into new buldings or…
Getting your app onto Roku's platform is free. But once you start to make real money, the company will ask you to sign a new deal -- to the surprise of…
Android TV devices will be available for sale in the U.S. in the next few months, but in France, they may also come in the form of pay TV set-top boxes…
Thursday at 2pm ET, I’ll be moderating another StreamingMedia.com webinar, this time on the topic of, “Best Practices for Enterprise Webcasting.” As more organizations discover the benefit of streaming their communications and events live, they are faced with a wide range of technical requirements. Join this webinar to learn the best practices for webcasting […]
There are millions of articles on Wikipedia, but less than 6000 contain a video. That's despite long-running efforts to get more video onto Wikipedia.
Apple TV users can now catch up on episodes from shows like Sons of Anarchy, American Horror Story and Archer, thanks to a new FX Now app that was added to the…
Apple may be getting ready to sunset the Beats brand as part of a bigger music refresh. Here are five things the company should do with iTunes.
Pioneering social TV service Miso will shut down this coming Thursday, according to an email sent to Miso users. The shut-down comes roughly 18 months after Miso's assets had been acquired by…
Otter Media, the adorably-named joint venture between AT&T and the Chernin Group, just bought a majority stake in Fullscreen.
Remember Airtime? The Sean Parker-led startup finally shut down its web app during the last few weeks, and no one seems to have noticed.
What happens when brands become media entities in their own right, with all the same tools for reaching readers or viewers? Journalists and traditional media outlets have to try harder to…
Want to binge-watch like it's 1956? RerunCentury makes it possible by curating classic TV shows.
Getting Netflix to work on Linux has always been a bit difficult. Now, Ubuntu could gain native Netflix playback capabilities, thanks to Netflix's adoption of HTML5 video streaming.
Earlier this week, Dyn launched a new Internet Intelligence platform that allows customers to look at the routing that makes content delivery possible and see the performance between transit providers that impacts customer experience. Using the tool to look at Apple iOS 8 release gives a global view of the event and what is happening […]
While Apple is delivering the majority of iOS 8 downloads from their own CDN, third-party content delivery providers Akamai, Limelight Networks and Level 3 are getting some iOS 8 traffic. Based on traceroutes and other data from Cedexis, DeepField, DYN and internal data from ISPs, it’s clear Apple is using a multi-CDN strategy especially in […]
YouTube is once again investing in original content. But this time around, it is focusing on producers who are already successful on the site.
Stephen Phillips co-founded We Are Hunted and led Twitter's music efforts. Now he's back with a new music discovery site.
Cable subscribers in Hungary have been watching a million minutes of YouTube every day since the video service became available on their set-top boxes.