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Miro 4 Lets Android Users Sync Music & Video From Multiple Digital Libraries

Miro 4 Lets Android Users Sync Music & Video From Multiple Digital Libraries

Since I just got back to the US and picked up an Android phone. I've been doing a lot of reading about it, because I like to get the most out of the tools available to me. Miro has been on my radar for quite …

DiSH Buys Blockbuster to Compete with Netflix, Best Buy and Amazon?

DiSH Buys Blockbuster to Compete with Netflix, Best Buy and Amazon?

The premium online video sector is going to heat up as DiSH Network was given the nod in the recent Blockbuster auction and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York approved the deal. DISH's offer of $320.6 million was selected as …

Amazon Launches Unlimited Video Streaming, Netflix Endangered? Probably Not

Amazon Launches Unlimited Video Streaming, Netflix Endangered? Probably Not

Amazon Prime has launched an addition and that means that, in the US, you can stream some 5,000 films and TV shows from their cloud thanks to their Amazon Cloud Player for just $79 a year. Since I'm not in the US I can't use …

The 2010 Online Video Report Card – Consumption Grows Across The Board

The 2010 Online Video Report Card   Consumption Grows Across The Board

comScore compiled 2010 into a new report called The 2010 U.S. Digital Year in review. In the report, as you might guess, they take a look at the U.S. Digital Media Industry. How did the year fare? ComScore says it was a year of, "renewed …

The State of Video for E-Commerce Retailers: Q4 2010 Report

The State of Video for E Commerce Retailers: Q4 2010 Report

Sunday Sky released their Q4 2010 research about video in eCommerce. I just managed to get into it and process the info so I could tell you about it. Their research looks at the top 50 online retailers and their use of video marketing in …

Why YouTube’s Recommended Videos Sucks, and How It’s About To Improve

Why YouTubes Recommended Videos Sucks, and How Its About To Improve

Did you ever wonder how YouTube settled on the algorithm that powers their Suggested Videos feature? Me neither, but thanks to WebProNews, we now know that it is based on something from Amazon.com. Specifically, it's based on the "old Amazon recommendation engine." We know this because of …

75% of Consumers Are Willing To Pay for Web Video Content

75% of Consumers Are Willing To Pay for Web Video Content

Here's some news that should get the attention of Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, Apple, and anyone else trying to sell video content to the online masses: most of them are willing to pay for it. A new report from Elastic Path shows that the video-consuming public …

Media Metrix November 2010 – Retail Prevails, Google Ad Network Reaches 93 Percent of US Surfers

Media Metrix November 2010   Retail Prevails, Google Ad Network Reaches 93 Percent of US Surfers

So is it any surprise that retail and eCommerce sites showed massive uptakes last month? Nah, I didn't think so. How about Yahoo! unseating Google as top prop(erty) on the web? Here's a scary fact, the Google Ad network has more unique visitors than the  …

Following Google’s Lead for A Super Obvious and Powerful Video Marketing Tip

Following Google’s Lead for A Super Obvious and Powerful Video Marketing Tip

While researching possible article topics today, I ended up going down a rabbit hole of my own making over at the main Google blog.  See, I started by reading a post about the new Nexus S smart phone, which will run the much-hyped Gingerbread version …

Online Video Advertising Is Starting To Look A Lot Like TV

Online Video Advertising Is Starting To Look A Lot Like TV

Online video ad management firm Freewheel has found that the number of ads that run in the middle of online video shows has increased by 8 times from the start of the year. This is the latest evidence that Internet TV is going to be …

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