If you are looking to get more into a holiday mood, UStream has a new Reindeer Cam. Time to sit back, relax and wait to see how the Reindeer is preparing for its upcoming duties. Webcams of animals have been very popular in the past, specifically the famous Shiba Inu puppy camera in 2008, which gathered [...]
HTML5 video has been a hot topic for the last few years, but even though it seems to be conceptionally easy with simply an additional HTML video tag, there are important basics to consider before using it. If you are new to online video, I would recommend reading my beginner’s guide to online video first. This [...]
As part of Adobe’s announcement of M6 using Adobe Primetime comes a new video that unveils some very interesting facts about video on Android and the mobile trends in France. Android came late in France, but now it’s getting really, really strong for sure. Tomorrow it will be like 75 or 80% of the market. [...]
Netflix has been releasing monthly ISP speed reports that show the performance of Netflix content on different internet providers worldwide. The Netflix ISP Speed Index is based on data from the more than 36 million Netflix members who view over 1 billion hours of TV shows and movies streaming from Netflix per month. [via Netflix [...]
An interesting Chrome experiment based on WebRTC, which incorporates webcam and microphone input, and the ability to play a 3d version of Pong, an arcade classic. It works around the firewall limitation of P2P by using a TURN relay server. Cube Slam uses getUserMedia to access your webcam and microphone (with your permission, of course), RTCPeerConnection to stream your video to a [...]
Since the Harlem Shake went viral a couple of days ago, its popularity is constantly increasing. Harlem Shake Roulette is a fun combination of Chatroulette and Harlem Shake, providing endless hours of pure joy. Curious where is all came from? Here is the original. Visit Harlem Shake Roulette.
If you are looking for some refreshing summer fun in December, check out “The Gif Me Some Party” online video site from MTV Mobile. It allows to join a vivid summer pool party, and virtually become and switch between party guests – even the dog. As a bonus, besides the poor joy of participation, you [...]
An amazing video about the history and the success of Adobe Pass, and how it changed the broadcast world. Approximately 98 percent of pay TV households in the U.S. are now able to view TV content via the Adobe Pass authentication service and consumers are pushing TV Everywhere adoption to an all-time high. Given the track [...]
An interesting demo application video posted by Derek Wischusen showcasing Feathers, the new Starling based UI framework, running on multiple devices. Since Feathers is based on Starling, which is based on Stage3D, it provides smooth, fully GPU accelerated UI animations.