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October, 2019

  • 28 October

    Showtime, Vudu, and Crackle Sued by DASH Patent Holders

    Ideahub and Helios Streaming LLC have sued three streaming publishers, Showtime, Vudu, and Crackle (and other Sony Properties), for infringing upon a set of DASH patents. The suits, all filed in Federal District Court in Delaware, came within days after MPEG LA seemingly shuttered its DASH Patent Pool, which now states, …

  • 4 October

    MPEG LA DASH Pool Stops Offering New Licences

    On August 12, 2019, I reported in Streaming Media Magazine that the hugely unpopular MPEG LA DASH Pool might be shutting down. I shared what was purported to be a draft letter from MPEG LA President Larry Horn to pool members which stated the following: “Regrettably, with more than one …

January, 2016

June, 2015

  • 2 June

    New Book Helps Business Users Produce More Effective Webinars and Videoconferences

    Book by streaming expert Jan Ozer provides media and technical training to help non-media professionals produce top quality audio and video. Galax, VA, June 2, 2015. Doceo Publishing announces a new book entitled Mastering Webcam and Smartphone Video: How to Look and Sound Great in Webinars and Videoconferences: Webinar Edition …

May, 2014

  • 28 May

    Ozer Releases Online Training: Mastering the Adobe Media Encoder

    New online training workshop helps Adobe Creative Cloud producers efficiently encode top-quality video for streaming, mobile and optical media Galax, VA – May 28, 2014 – The Streaming Learning Center announces the immediate availability of an 80-minute training course entitled Mastering the Adobe Media Encoder CC. The course costs $25.00 …

March, 2014

  • 5 March

    Ozer releases Udemy Course: Video Compression for Web, Disc and PC/TV/Console Playback

    Ozer releases Udemy Course: Video Compression for Web, Disc and PC/TV/Console Playback New video compression course helps novice to intermediate streaming producers optimize quality and encoding efficiency when producing for multiple target platforms Galax, VA – March 5, 2014 – The Streaming Learning Center announced the immediate availability of Video …

August, 2013

  • 20 August

    Indiana University Adopts Ozer Book for Online Video Presentation Class

    Indiana University to use Producing Streaming Video for Multiple Screen Delivery as textbook for Online Video Presentation Course. Galax, VA – August 20, 2013 – The Streaming Learning Center announced that Dr. Edgar Huang, Ph.D., MFA, Associate Professor, School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, will use …

July, 2013

  • 29 July

    Streaming Learning Center Launches Streaming Webinar Series

    Just a quick note to let you know that the Streaming Learning Center will host six free webinars on encoding and distributing streaming media. The series will start with a very basic webinar designed for totally novice users, and will progress to topics like Fundamentals of H.264 Encoding, Distributing to …

April, 2013

  • 2 April

    Ozer releases book: Producing Streaming Video for Multiple Screen Delivery

    New book helps streaming producers navigate the confusing waters of live and on-demand delivery to multiple platforms, covering both adaptive and single file delivery. Galax, VA – April 2, 2013 – The Streaming Learning Center announced the immediate availability of Producing Streaming Video for Multiple Screen Delivery. Written by streaming …

February, 2012

  • 14 February

    Web Video Workshops to offer one-day workshop for multiple screen delivery

    Most web video producers know that effectively serving video to mobile and other platforms like HTML5 and OTT is increasingly important. However, this is easier said than done. To efficiently deliver to multiple screens, you have to encode your files into the proper formats and parameters, configure your streaming server …