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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

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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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Increasing Sales with… Interactive Video Quizzes?

There are plenty of ways for a business to increase sales. Developing competitive advantages, better marketing, greater incentives for sales staff, amazing promotions and deals, and making sure current customers stay happy and make big impacts. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. But most of these strategies have a single failure point in common:

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

Part of an on-going series about how to make great videos, without needing specialized tools. Read more here. In the last segment, we talked about why it’s so important for your video to have really great sound quality. Today, we’re going to talk about some of the easiest ways to ensure your video’s sound is

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How to Run a Successful Video Meeting

Video conferencing makes it easy to connect distant teams and talk to clients face to face. Kaltura partner VisoCon offers an easy way to incorporate video conferencing into your workflows. by Andreas Kröpfl Video conferencing is a huge trend, and it’s still growing. Organizations of all sizes are using video conferencing frequently for purposes ranging

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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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Mastering the Science of Marketing

I guess I’m a marketer now. Six months ago, Kaltura was looking for a digital marketer to expand its quickly growing marketing department. I’d never done marketing before – my most recent position was as COO of a brand new startup. There, I did everything, from sales to customer relations to putting together the acquisition

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Video in Education: Predictions for 2017 and Beyond

Adaptive learning tools and Artificial Intelligence: The trend of investment in adaptive learning will continue, but with an increasing emphasis on the AI tools to drive the adaptive logic.  Recent partnerships between IBM and both Blackboard and Pearson, to apply features of the Watson computer system to learning data, are steps in this direction.  These technologies