My Damn Channel to Produce Four Original Comedy Series for Blip

Two pioneers in the online video space have come together to create and distribute four new comedy series. Who knew these guys weren’t already partners?

My Damn Channel will produce four original comedy series for Blip, including new seasons of My Damn Channel hits Wainy Days and Daddy Knows Best, and two others currently in [...]

Sorenson Releases Squeeze 9

Perennial video encoding champions Sorenson Media released their latest version of the popular Squeeze platform, Squeeze 9.

You can even take it for a free test drive.

I’ve yet to give it a full workout, and won’t personally benefit from the HTML5 optimization, but Sorenson promises speed and quality improvements and a new user interface. Some [...]

Innovid Raises $4mil for Pre-Roll, Mobile, Europe

Interactive pre-roll providers, Innovid, announced a strategic investment from Deutsche Telekom’s T-Ventures to accelerate their growth and pave the way for their entry into the mobile market, connected TV, as well as Europe. Genesis Partners, who lead the company’s Series A round, also participated in the $4 mil raise.

Earlier in the week, Innovid [...]

Tapping Into Video SEO: A Guest Blog Post

Tapping Into Video SEO: A Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Story
By Yaniv Axen, Co-founder and CTO of SundaySky

Remember those old choose-your-own-adventure books? They were great. You got at least two choices for how the story would end, and if you finished the book and didn’t like the outcome, well, you could just go back, re-read it, follow [...]

AppleTV Announcing Netflix Partnership?

So says Bloomberg which cites no less than 3 sources. The announcement is expected tomorrow at that Apple press conference with the vague guitar picture on the invite. Apple will reportedly lower the price of the new AppleTV to $99.

The company is also expected to release a new iPod touch with a higher res [...]