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How to Make Great Video: Video Editing

Part of an on-going series about how to make great videos, without needing specialized tools. Read more here. Last time, we looked at some slightly more advanced ways to get great quality audio. So now, you should have a completed video! Well, almost complete. It’s tempting to just post as soon as you’re done filming,

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From Open Capture Standard to Lecture Capture – Our Journey to Kaltura Lecture Capture

For years, schools have been recording lectures. As storage costs decreased and technology improved, the volume of recordings has gone up. At the same time, students have become increasingly accustomed to turning to video first for answers in their everyday lives. Many students now expect to have all of their classes available online for them

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Introduce Yourself: Why Professors Should Do Video Introductions

Recently I was spending some time with my family. Since several of them were at University, I heard a lot about college life.  My nephew had just started at Uni and was describing his first days as he was embarking on an engineering degree. “I had no idea how my professor was going to be

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Why Enterprise Companies Should Go Interactive

By Erika Trautman, CEO/Co-Founder of Rapt Media Interactive video is one of the most effective—and exciting—new forms of video out there. Today, Kaltura partner Rapt Media explains how interactive video is making enterprise video efforts for training and other use cases far more engaging. The mass consumption of online video hit an all-time high in

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Your Accessibility Strategy: External vs Internal

With lawsuits in the U.S. such as the National Association of the Deaf against Harvard and MIT and Netflix, there’s increasing pressure to consider online spaces “places of public accommodation” in terms of the ADA and other regulations regarding accessibility. The precedents are murky (Netflix, for example, settled with a legally binding consent decree, but the

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Enterprise Technology Trends in 2017

We’re a month into 2017, and some definite trends are shaping up for enterprise technology. Here at Kaltura, we’re interested in seeing how those trends in particular are going to affect video. What should we expect to see in the remaining 11 months of the year in terms of enterprise technology trends? 1. Greater emphasis on

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How to Make Great Video: Getting Great Audio (Intermediate Level)

Part of an on-going series about how to make great videos, without needing specialized tools. Read more here. Last time, we talked about the easiest ways to make sure your video has good sound quality. Today, let’s get a little more technical and talk equipment. Not professional equipment—we’re not going to recommend you go out

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Helping Students Develop a Personal Brand

The University of Portland Pamplin School of Business features a co-curricular personal and professional development program. While students learn the technical aspects of business, they are also expected to learn about themselves. Students work to develop their own personal and professional goals. Director of Professional Development Program Gwynn Klobes wanted to help her students answer

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Free and Open Live Video Streaming

Live streaming is in much demand nowadays. Kaltura first introduced an end to end live streaming solution back in 2013. The Kaltura Live Streaming mechanism makes use of the Wowza streaming engine [http://wowza.com] and the code for Kaltura’s side of things can be found here: https://github.com/kaltura/media-server Wowza’s software is well established and it definitely works.

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Hackathon 2016

We rung in the new year with our annual Hackathon! Teams of determined coders from across Kaltura waged a fierce programming battle for the title.   In the end, the victory went to a team of Dana Farber, Ziv Hundert, Oren Melamed, and Omri Katz. Their project: SMACK your content! Social Media Audience Conversion by