Video-On-Demand

Video on demand (VOD) or audio and video on demand (AVOD) are systems which allow users to select and watch/listen to video or audio content when they choose to, rather than having to watch at a specific broadcast time. IPTV technology is often used to bring video on demand to televisions and personal computers. Catch up TV is a form of video on demand.Television VOD systems either stream content through a set-top box, a computer or other device, allowing viewing in real time, or download it to a device such as a computer, digital video recorder (also called a personal video recorder) or portable media player for viewing at any time.
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    • AT&T to Launch DirecTV Now Videostreaming Service Nov. 30

      AT&T announced that it will launch its DirecTV Now videostreaming service on mobile and other platforms Nov. 30. The service will allow users to subscribe to one of four programming packages to watch live and on-demand content on iOS and Android mobile devices, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, the web and more.

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  • How to Monetize Your Video Content on Every Screen

    … Today, video-content owners have more opportunities to reach viewers than ever, thanks to the popularity of online video viewing, which accounts for one-half of all mobile traffic, according to Digiday. But meeting viewer demand is more complex now due to the proliferation of devices and fragmentation of video-playback technologies. Before…

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  • In YouTube’s shadow, Vimeo turns to exclusives

    …. The video-streaming platform has inked a deal with New Form Digital Studios, which will produce four video series from YouTube stars for Vimeo. When the episodes go on offer later this year, they’ll join more than 14,000 other titles on Vimeo on Demand, including “High Maintenance,” Vimeo’s first original series. The New Form series…

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  • Inside the HuffPost Live video-generating boiler room

    … someplace in the conversation, and sometimes the payoff is surprising and rich.” Still, HuffPost Live could benefit from some programming variation and more tightly-produced content. That’s why it’s looking to produce a few flagship shows, including at least one documentary series, which it expects to roll out sometime next year. Sekoff pointed…

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