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.
Posts about Video-On-Demand
  • 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. Here’s a breakdown…

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  • ZeptoLab Launches Om Nom Toons Video Streaming App

    … Cut the Rope creator ZeptoLab announced the release of Om Nom Toons on iOS and Android. The videostreaming application allows users to watch episodes from the Om Nom Stories video series, as well as videos from “selected partners.” The Om Nom Stories series follows the adventures of Cut the Rope’s main character, a friendly green monster named…

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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…

    Eric Blattberg/ Digiday- 11 readers -
  • Inside the HuffPost Live video-generating boiler room

    … standard display units. Those market conditions explain why Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington said she’s aiming for half of the site’s content to be video. “It’s going to be a bigger and bigger part of what we’re doing,” she said. Cadillac and Verizon signed on as founding sponsors when HuffPost Live launched in August 2012, but the video…

    Eric Blattberg/ Digiday- 9 readers -
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