Video Technology

Video Technology – Our look at streaming video technology, both today and in the future. You’ll read about online video and mobile video – production, video publishing technologies, streaming video delivery technology, etc… etc…

ClipBlast Redefines Online Video Distribution - Playbox

ClipBlast!, the premier Web-wide video search and distribution platform, today unveiled ClipBlast! Playbox™, a detached, cross-platform viewer frame that can play video from sources across the Video Web. ClipBlast!'s patent-pending Playbox technology gives viewers a universal way to search, discover, watch and interact with video, ...

Overview of Digital Video File Formats

Overview of Digital Video File Formats

The wonderful world of digital video is drowning in a sea of alphabet soup. Do you get frustrated not knowing an .avi from an .flv? To help you master the world of Internet and digital video, I have compiled a comprehensive, yet easy to understand ...

Motionbox Offers HD Video Options

Just like we said in our predictions for online video in 2008, sites are focusing on offering up HD video and overall better video quality.  We just saw Youtube update thier video quality along with other video sharing sites like Vimeo. Video-sharing and storage service ...

CBS Is Testing High-Definition Video Streaming

It appears that CBS released a high definition player yesterday at the CBS labs area of their website. In addition, they realeased a few HD clips that are streaming in H.264 with the best resolution currently at 720p. However, according to techcrunch, CBS plans to ...

HD Video Instant Messenger and Chat Launched

Companies form Technology Partnership to Address Growing Trends for HD Quality Video, Social Networks and Chat to Connect Consumers and Businesses in a High Definition World. Quanta Research Institute, the advanced technology research center of Quanta Computer Inc. (www.Quantatw.com), and ooVoo (www.ooVoo.com), the leader in ...

Youtube Is Testing High Quality H264 Encoding

So, just today I was speaking with a friend who could swear that the quality of a certain video on Youtube was much better than it was when we watched it just last week. Certainly Youtube knows that the quality of their videos needs improvement ...

Youtube Confirms Plans for Live Video Streaming

YouTube co-founder Steve Chen has confirmed that the 800 pound gorilla of the online video world plans to add a live video feature sometime in 2008. Chen spoke with video-blogger Sarah Meyers recently.

DoubleClick Launches High Definition Video Ads

DoubleClick Brings High Definition to Rich Media Online Ad Campaigns Using Latest Adobe Technology and Epson is First to Implement HD Video in "Epsonality”Online Display Advertising Campaign DoubleClick, a premier provider of digital advertising technology and services, today announced a new high-definition (HD) video feature ...

Revolutionary Model for HD Video Content Delivery

Digital Fountain, a leading supplier of underlying IP video and audio delivery technology to IPTV and mobile operators, will likely challenge the economic model that CDNs currently offer with it's beta launch of its own video content delivery network (DF Splash) that specializes in instant-on ...

Free OpenSource Multimedia File Properties Tool

Free OpenSource Multimedia File Properties Tool

Found a cool open source tool for quick reading of multimedia file properties, MediaInfo. MediaInfo is a cross-platform, light-weight, open source application that will enable you to view the detailed file properties for almost any audio or video multimedia file. Sure, you can find out ...