Post Tagged with: "Video-on-Demand"

HBO NOW Adds Support For Google’s Chromecast
/ August 6, 2015 1:02 pm
HBO NOW Adds Support For Google’s Chromecast

TechCrunch reports "HBO’s over-the-top streaming service may not be making money just yet, but it is rapidly expanding its footprint. Starting today, the service will support Google’s Chromecast for streaming from your mobile device to your TV, according to the update text in the iOS versionthat just arrived on the iTunes App Store. The Android app has not yet been updated, as of the time of writing, but will arrive later today.". Read More

HBO Streaming Service Not Cannibalizing Subs, Execs Say
/ August 5, 2015 10:34 am
HBO Streaming Service Not Cannibalizing Subs, Execs Say

The Hollywood Reporter reports "Time Warner's HBO launched its standalone streaming service HBO Now in the second quarter, but subscription revenue didn't get a major boost in the period, management said Wednesday.". Read More

Japanese Networks Partner on Streaming Service as Netflix Launch Looms
/ July 20, 2015 3:25 pm
Japanese Networks Partner on Streaming Service as Netflix Launch Looms

The Hollywood Reporter reports "Japan's top five commercial TV networks are banding together to launch a catch-up streaming video service to extend their programming's reach online. The service, named TVer, will debut in October – right around the time Netflix is expected to begin operating in Japan. The service was announced on Monday.". Read More

DRAMAFEVER TO BRING HIT BRITISH CONTENT FROM BBC WORLDWIDE NORTH AMERICA TO ITS PROGRAM LINE-UP
/ July 1, 2015 2:47 pm
DRAMAFEVER TO BRING HIT BRITISH CONTENT FROM  BBC WORLDWIDE NORTH AMERICA TO ITS PROGRAM LINE-UP

Starting today, Pride and Prejudice, Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Upstairs Downstairs, Sense and Sensibility to be among First British Programming Available on the Powerhouse Digital Video Network. . Read More

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Meerkat Outs An Embeddable Player, Hooks Discovery Channel’s Shark Week
/ June 26, 2015 1:09 pm
Meerkat Outs An Embeddable Player, Hooks Discovery Channel’s Shark Week

TechCrunch reports "Livestreaming app Meerkat has launched an embeddable player so that content being broadcast to the app can be embedded into and viewed on other digital services. The first implementation of the player is with the Discovery Channel, for its annual Shark Week multi-platform event — which begins July 5.". Read More

Playwire cuts rates for streaming and hosting video
/ June 25, 2015 4:40 pm
Playwire cuts rates for streaming and hosting video

VentureBeat reports "Playwire announced today that it has cut the rates for streaming, hosting, and encoding video by up to 50 percent as part of its plan to compete with rivals such as Amazon. The Deerfield Beach, Fla.-based company makes it simple for publishers and content creators to create online video and monetize it without incurring a lot of costs.". Read More

Streaming Service Feeln Greenlights First Original Talk Show
/ June 25, 2015 4:34 pm
Streaming Service Feeln Greenlights First Original Talk Show

Variety reports "Feeln, the Hallmark-owned subscription streaming service catering to the baby-boomer market, has greenlighted its first original talk-show series. Six episodes of “Breaking Bread With Brooke Burke” will launch on Feeln in the fall. The 22-minute episodes feature the actress cooking along with celebrity guests.". Read More

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