Over-the-top video revenue grows 60% in 2012

The increased presence of Internet-connected consumer electronics devices helped drive the over-the-top video market past the $8 billion revenue mark internationally in 2012, a 60 percent year-over-year growth, according to statistics compiled by ABI Research in its “OTT and Multi-screen Services Research Service.” The growth pattern has caught the attention of content providers and could, […]

RED HERRING 2013 WINNER

Amsterdam, Netherlands – Red Herring announced its Top 100 award winners today, recognizing Europe’s leading private companies and celebrating these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Red Herring’s Top 100 Europe list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring’s editors were among the first to […]

Rise of long form content on mobile devices

Video consumption continues to skyrocket where devices like tablets and Connected TVs, set the agenda for the continuing growth of online video viewing, especially for long form content. Consumption of long-form online video content has taken a big leap the last couple of months and will continue to rise as viewers watch increasing amounts of […]

Next Generation Ingest Service

One of the biggest challenges within the OTT and TV Everywhere space today is how to ensure a simple ingest workflow when importing media assets from various content providers. For many service providers with a large media assets library, the ingest workflow can be a major headache with different processes for dealing with multiple video […]

Powerful Usage Statistics

A module making MediaMaker even more transparent, offering MediaMaker administrators the ability to see how their consumption of media fluctuates consistently, using the four main variables; encoding, DRM license acquisition, bandwidth allocation and storage. The usage statistics features the following: Report: Detailed report of how much time the customer has used encoding over a day, […]

Next generation Xstream Flash video player

Product features Our next generation Flash video player leverages some of the newest API’s of the Adobe Flash player framework, where we have developed a number of unique features, plug-ins and third party integrations. Furthermore the Flash video player comes with build-in support for a selection of MediaMaker components including implementation of metadata, subtitles, etc. […]

White Label Solution for Smart TVs

Xstream has developed a Smart TV app with a unique and highly user friendly interface. It is built to be customized to fit any company’s branding and design guidelines, as well as any need for special changes. Furthermore the White Label Smart TV app is implemented without needing heavy specs and time consuming workshops. Xstream […]

Xstream upgrades their innovative Jyllands-Posten news app with Videoplaza integration

Today Jyllands-Posten introduces the newest feature in their state-of-the-art Smart TV application designed and developed by Xstream. In May, Jyllands-Posten launched the world’s first news application to be made available on all Samsung Smart TV models and Blu-ray players. Following this launch, today Xstream announces integration with Videoplaza’s Karbon platform – enabling the Smart TV […]

Jyllands-Posten’s TV app in the final as Connected Home Display Device of the year

It is IBC, the International Broadcast Convention, who is behind the prestigious competition and the winners are being announced at this very convention in Amsterdam in September. App. 100 apps were nominated, and JP’s app, that is available on all Samsung Smart TV-models and Blu-ray players, is among the five finalists. “We are proud of […]

The battle of winning the war on the Nordic VOD market

Scandinavian consumers have been faster than the rest of Europe in adopting online media alternatives, additionally it has always been a first mover when it comes to technology and consumers quickly adapting to and demanding innovation and new technologies. Scandinavia is known for being a rich, educated and a highly digitally savvy populace, and is […]