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Kaltura Goes All Multiplatform, With Support For iOS, Android, Xbox, And Google TV Apps

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Online video platform Kaltura has always been focused on getting videos in front of more viewers. Now, more than ever, that viewership isn’t happening in a web browser, but on a wide range of devices — from mobile phones and tablets to connected TVs. Which is why Kaltura has launched...
Kaltura Goes All Multiplatform, With Support For iOS, Android, Xbox, And Google TV Apps

Nielsen preparing 'Digital Program Ratings' pilot program to track streaming viewers

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According to the Wall Street Journal, Nielsen's TV ratings are about to get some company, with a system that covers internet watchers. A "Nielsen Digital Program Ratings" pilot program will debut with participation from NBC, Fox, ABC, Univision, Discovery and A&E, tracking the viewership of streaming video they post...
Nielsen preparing 'Digital Program Ratings' pilot program to track streaming viewers

Hitting the fan: The ugly details of the latest YouTube studio conflict

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Things have gotten ugly in the contract dispute between YouTuber  Ray William Johnson and his former production company Maker Studios. Recall that Johnson said in October he was leaving Maker Studios — a move the company attributed to declining viewership. Now, Johnson has hit back with a different explanation on Newmediarockstars.com,...
Hitting the fan: The ugly details of the latest YouTube studio conflict
Vevo's mobile traffic up 463% since July of last year

Jimmy Kimmel Is Getting Up To $2 Million A Year From YouTube (GOOG, DIS)

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Thanks to the videos he posts to YouTube, Jimmy Kimmel is bringing in between $1 and $2 million in revenue a year, the Wall Street Journal's Christopher Stewart reports. Kimmel's YouTube presence is made up of eight to 12 clips a day of material that either got cut from...
Jimmy Kimmel Is Getting Up To $2 Million A Year From YouTube (GOOG, DIS)

Hulu Gets 400 Hours of NFL Video

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Hulu struck a deal to host content from The NFL Network in January, including eight shows and highlights from every team in the National Football League. The network has been adding new content to the site ever since, and this week Hulu has posted an impressive 400 hours of...
Hulu Gets 400 Hours of NFL Video

Netflix: one billion viewing hours in June

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Netflix monthly viewing crossed the billion hour mark for the first time ever last month. A public posting on Netflix CEO Reed Hasting's Facebook page announced the landmark. The achievement is a testament to the growing popularity of video streaming as opposed to traditional television watching, and one analyst says...
Netflix: one billion viewing hours in June
A million more movies will be streamed this year than watched on DVDs and Blu-rays, according to researchers

Major League Gaming’s latest event racked up 437,000 concurrent viewers, smashing records

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Esports is a popular topic in the media at the moment, as CBS recently cornered the market on selling advertising on the content. Essentially, CBS signed contracts with the major competitive leagues outside of Korea, taking on the role of advertising boss. TNW hailed the deals as a moment of...
Major League Gaming’s latest event racked up 437,000 concurrent viewers, smashing records

RT @NewTeeVee: March Madness On Demand Posts Record Viewership After Just Four Days http://dlvr.it/LPyp

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RT @NewTeeVee: March Madness On Demand Posts Record Viewership After Just Four Days http://dlvr.it/LPyp

Grammy Awards partner with CBS for digital experience

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In these heady two-or-three-screen days, the Grammy Awards has been a classic case study in how social media engagement can pay off ratings-wise. Viewership of the on-air broadcast have increased dramatically since 2009 in younger demographics, with no small amount of credit due to the increasingly elaborate digital campaigns implemented...
Grammy Awards partner with CBS for digital experience
Amazon adds depth to Prime with MGM deal

Amazon swipes Dora from Netflix with new Viacom streaming deal

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Dora has found a new casa at Amazon. Amazon this morning announced a streaming deal with Viacom Networks that brings a broad selection of exclusive children’s programming to the Amazon Prime Instant Video service, following the expiration of Netflix’s deal with Viacom. Shows included in the deal include popular kids...
Amazon swipes Dora from Netflix with new Viacom streaming deal

comScore: Long-Form Video Content Views On The Rise In January

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comScore just released its monthly U.S. online video data, and while viewership dipped slightly in January 2012 (from December), long-form video content views are on the rise. According to comScore, 181 million U.S. Internet users watched nearly 40 billion videos of online video content in January, compared to 182 million...
comScore: Long-Form Video Content Views On The Rise In January
Netflix offers details on its recommendation engine, says it guides 75 percent of viewership

MLG's esports events now attract more young male viewers than the Rose Bowl

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Competitive gaming, often referred to as esports, has been on a tear in the last year. Long a sideshow, two blockbuster titles, Starcraft 2 and League of Legends, each of which sport a rapid fanbase and a harshly competitive upper talent echelon, have grown esports into an industry. Even more, powerful and...
MLG's esports events now attract more young male viewers than the Rose Bowl

And Now For Facebook’s Next Trick: Video

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Last week, comScore released its U.S. Online Video Rankings for April 2010. We noted that Vevo in particular saw big growth in its first couple of months on the Web. But as Clickz this morning wrote, social networking site Facebook has shot up the rankings, too. With 41,335,000 unique...
And Now For Facebook’s Next Trick: Video

SBNation & YouTube team up for sports channel

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Finally someone is using the internet to challenge ESPN! SBNation, the sports blog network started by Vox Media of Washington DC,  is teaming up with YouTube and launching a sports channel that will have everything from baseball to trash talk. The channel is part of YouTube’s new original programming efforts,...
SBNation & YouTube team up for sports channel

HuffPost Live Thrives On Tape

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Late last summer, Huffington Post launched a streaming video news service, backed by 100 employees, lots of cash and a heap of hype. So how’s it going? Pretty good, says HuffPost Live boss Roy Sekoff. Especially if you choose to look at HuffPost Live as a video clip generator: Sekoff...
HuffPost Live Thrives On Tape
NBC recruits Google and ComScore to measure viewership for 2012 Olympics

FORMER TV EXEC: Here's The Incredibly Stupid Way Cable Companies Are Screwing Up Their Businesses

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I moderated a panel on the future of television this afternoon. I'm a big believer in the future of video-based storytelling (a.k.a., TV), but I think the TV industry as it currently exists is headed for trouble. Why? Because consumer TV viewing habits are changing. And, eventually, when consumer habits...
FORMER TV EXEC: Here's The Incredibly Stupid Way Cable Companies Are Screwing Up Their Businesses

Game Of Thrones Season 3 Premieres To Record Ratings, Piracy

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Everyone, it seems, is a Game Of Thrones fan. The fantasy series, which was spawned out of a series of novels by George R. R. Martin and adapted for HBO, just aired its third season premiere last night and a whole bunch of people were watching. The show touted its...
Game Of Thrones Season 3 Premieres To Record Ratings, Piracy

Viacom's Dauman: Nickelodeon Isn't Losing Viewers To Netflix

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Nickelodeon, usually a ratings star, has been on a slide recently, and several analysts this week put the blame on Netflix (NSDQ: NFLX). On Thursday, Viacom (NYSE: VIA) CEO Philippe Dauman weighed in.  Nick parent company Viacom reported a 65 percent drop in profits for its fiscal first quarter...
Viacom's Dauman: Nickelodeon Isn't Losing Viewers To Netflix
Renewed or canceled? This social TV app thinks it knows

Vimeo continues as YouTube's foil: Now lets you tip creators, plans to introduce paywalls next year

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Continuing as YouTube’s foil, Vimeo is releasing a brand new “Tip Jar” feature today and has announced plans to launch a paywall option for creatives in 2013 that lets Vimeo PRO subscribers set up pay-to-view videos. Vimeo holds a special place in the hearts of many as an artistic video...
Vimeo continues as YouTube's foil: Now lets you tip creators, plans to introduce paywalls next year

Verizon Drops Muslim TV Channel Whose Owner Beheaded His General Manager (VZ)

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Verizon will drop the Muslim cable channel Bridges TV on March 14, almost a year to the day after the channel's owner was sentenced to life in prison for beheading his wife, who was also the station's general manager.The murder occurred at Bridges TV's studio in 2009, six days...
Verizon Drops Muslim TV Channel Whose Owner Beheaded His General Manager (VZ)
Hurricane Sandy blasts Weather.com to record traffic yesterday: 200M more pageviews than previous

Zou Bisou! Netflix Says It Brought a Million New Viewers to Mad Men

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Mad Men is in its fifth season and the AMC show is more popular than ever. This year’s debut episode attracted 3.5 million viewers, up more than a million from last’s season’s 2.4 million average. You’re welcome, says Netflix content boss Ted Sarandos. Sarandos, speaking at a panel at the cable...
Zou Bisou! Netflix Says It Brought a Million New Viewers to Mad Men

Top 20 technology articles of 2012: nickels, iPhones, dogs, Samsung and Pi

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The stats are in, so here's the rundown on the 20 most-read articles from last year. Killing internet memes turns out to be the most profitable thing you can do (in terms of attracting attention)Yes, it's 2013 and you're back at work (or soon will be). But even so there's...
Top 20 technology articles of 2012: nickels, iPhones, dogs, Samsung and Pi

The Walking Dead Season 3: brain-hungry walkers aren't the only concern

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Warning: This post—and likely its comment thread—contain speculation and potential spoilers. The moment nine million of us have been waiting for is finally here: tomorrow, 9pm, Walking Dead Season 3 (S3). Let's get logistics out of the way first. The show is riding under the new management that righted the...
The Walking Dead Season 3: brain-hungry walkers aren't the only concern
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