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Video madness

It’s election day, and I created another short for King County Elections. This is turning into a “thing” of sorts. Certainly, it forces me to do something that I have less training and experience in, compared to writing.

Online Video News : 5 Tips

This post on the future of online video news is part of the September Carnival of Journalism. The history of online video production and distribution is one of fragmentation (competing formats and players) followed by easy-uploads-with-inferior quality (YouTube); one of dissatisfaction with the cross-browser and cross-platform work-around (Flash) with hopes pinned on a new savior […]

Online Video: Calling Apple A Market Leader Is An Understatement

The headlines from two days ago trumpeted Wal-Mart’s success in buying Vudu but the real story is that Apple holds two-thirds of the online movie market, based on revenue. The dollar amounts are, umm, less than stellar, however. According to IHS Screen Digest Media Research (press release), Apple’s iTunes store had captured 65.8 percent of […]

VideoNuze Shares Starz Media Consumption Data

A fall 2008 survey of 5,500 U.S. Internet users suggests that almost two-thirds (62%) watch “online video” each week, making online video more popular than time-shifted television (38%). However, almost half  (47%) who watch online video choose “short-form” video, so it’s not fair for my brain to compare that consumption pattern  with DVRs. Only 15 […]

The Future of Online Video

In ten years, we believe that online video broadcasting will be the most ubiquitous and accessible form of communication. So sayeth Chad Hurley, CEO and co-founder of YouTube, in a post on the official Google blog this morning. (tip) IF bandwidth gets better (ie, faster and available to more people, ideally with choice) AND network […]