5 attractive young people will be living together 24/7 in a Beverly Hills house, surrounded by 56 H.264 live cameras. NewTeeVee has a great behind the scene overview. The presentation is mind blowing. A fully featured 3d house, with the ability to zoom into certain cameras, 3d models of the rooms, and excellent live video [...]
HBO launched their TV Everywhere product HBO GO this week, allowing subscribers to catch up with their favorite content online. The launch partner is Verizon FIOS, meaning if you have FIOS and are an HBO subscriber, you can enjoy the service today. . The videos are available in SD as well as in 720p HD [...]
EpixHD is an exciting new cable channel with movies from Paramount, MGM and Lionsgate. Their library includes blockbuster titles like “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” or “Iron Man”, in combination with interesting features like the private screening with friends. The service will be available through cable subscriptions as a regular cable channel, but also [...]
Amazing news for U2 fans – YouTube’s U2 channel will broadcast their live concert in LA on Sunday at 8.30 PM PST. It will not be limited to an US audience, but be available internationally in the US, UK, France, Canada, Italy, Spain, Japan, Brazil, Australia, NZ, Ireland, Mexico, India, Israel, South Korea, and Netherlands. [...]
Some exciting days for tennis fans – US Open is offering a free live webcast on their website in crip HD quality with great interactive features, including multiple game picture-in-picture and real-time statistics. Additional features include advertisement integration, an interactive fanbook, the ability to switch to different parallel games, and live video previews for the [...]
I’m hereby supporting Hulu’s efforts to take over the world by posting this clip on my “Bliggy-di-blog”. The technology behind the master plan is certainly less scary. But let’s assume for a second Hulu will take over the world, one of the important themes with the massive amount of video content will be be searchability. [...]
Festival de Cannes launched a public showcase site that uses FMS 3.5 dynamic streaming over Akamai’s network for the majority of the content. One of many sites that will use the new feature for HD video delivery. Visit the Festival de Cannes video showcase.