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VR 360 Fulfills Dreams and Captures the Imagination

    Virtual reality and 360-video have the power to fulfill dreams. Case in point: Vital Zinger is an accomplished lawyer, an advocate for people with disabilities, and a member of the Israeli national Wheelchair DanceSport team – a form of competitive dancing where one of the participants is in a wheelchair.  Yet despite her

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Teachers Community Releases Cheat Sheet Aimed At Helping Clients Use Kaltura

These teachers don’t mind if you copy their homework. Teachers Pay Teachers – the world’s largest online marketplace where teachers exchange tips and info with each other – put out a blog Monday describing how it integrated Kaltura into their platform, complete with helpful code and easy-to-understand charts. Earlier this year, the online teaching community

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Using Video to Get Closer to Customers

In a recent Forrester Research report, “Enterprise Video’s Future Aligns with Customer Obsession,” Forrester analysts tackle the issue of how to use video to support a customer-obsessed culture. They note that to do this right, a unified video strategy is necessary to personalize the video experience for both customers and employees. Using live and on-demand

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What Makes for a Women-Friendly and Productive Workplace?

It’s terribly unfortunate that even in this day and age, women have yet to be completely incorporated in the tech world. The territory is still considered male-dominated, with women occupying less than 30% of tech jobs, according to the Huffington Post (July 2016). There’s a correlation there with a series of disturbing harassment cases that

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The Great Video Convergence

One of the biggest stories in technology today is convergence. The number of technology stacks used by the average business has increased to the point of becoming unsustainable. Now, these stacks are starting to blend together, as vendors offer products with increasingly wide ranges of applications. It’s clear that in the future, companies will be

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Highlights from NY EdTech Week

Just before the holidays, I was fortunate enough to be able to attend NY EdTech Week. The morning session especially was crammed full of speakers from across the educational spectrum – everything from city officials to charter school administrators to university professors to EdTech visionaries. While they covered an enormous diversity of topics (including updates

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Video Takeaways from CES 2017

Last week was CES, arguably the biggest tech conference of the year. While the show featured everything from self-balancing motorcycles to e-ink watches, we obviously focused on the world of video. Hulu has a new live TV experience, Razer managed to build a gaming laptop with three giant 4K screens, and some amazing TVs are

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The Results Are In: Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management

As we begin to wrap up the year, we were delighted to have been positioned as a Leader in the Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management [1]. Enterprises are increasingly under pressure to manage their video content effectively. To help businesses choose the best technology provider for their needs, Gartner prepares this annual

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What’s the State of Video in the Enterprise in 2016?

Yesterday, we released the results of our third annual survey, The State of Video in the Enterprise 2016: A Kaltura Report. We talked to nearly 500 professionals in businesses around the world, from the associate level to the C-suite. They represented IT, Training, Operations, Sales, Marketing, Product, HR, Finance, Management, and more. We received responses

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Designing OTT TV Apps with the Living Room in Mind

As connected TV devices become more popular, it’s no longer enough to create an OTT experience designed just for web and mobile apps. Today, the 10-foot experience is becoming just as important. Customer expectations are rising. When your screen fits in your hand and your point of comparison is YouTube, a high-quality experience has one set