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Delivering on the Promise of HTML5 Video

Earlier this month the Web standards body, W3C, announced the first draft of the Encrypted Media Extensions (EME) specification, which will allow content providers to add content protection to HTML5 videos for the first time. While EME will not handle the encryption process or Digital Rights Management (DRM) system, it will provide a standard for third-party

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Online Video Monetisation Models: Which Will Prevail?

Two interesting reports have surfaced in recent weeks relating to online video monetisation. First, the New York Times (NYT) decided to stop restricting access to its online videocontent for non-subscribers. While these non-subscribers are still limited to 10 articles per month, videos no longer count as part of that quota. Second, according to a number of

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The Stanford University School of Medicine Kaltura Video Meetup and Hackathon – May 28, 10am to 4pm

We’re really excited to invite you to our first Kaltura Education hackathon – The Stanford University School of Medicine Kaltura Video Meet-up and Hackathon. Join the Stanford University School of Medicine and Kaltura for exciting video application hacking, learn about Kaltura in Stanford School of Medicine, build cutting-edge video applications and a chance to win

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Plugins-Free WebRTC Based Peer 2 Peer Video Delivery – HTML5 Video

Peer-to-peer has always been a disruptive technology, enabling new applications and high efficiency. It has become an essential building block for distributed, scalable services such as Skype, Bittorrent and more. Until today, the P2P has been absent in the rich world of the Web. Various plugins tried to fill this gap but lacked standard conformance


On Ability vs. Disability: Working with Epilepsy

Today is a really important day for me for two reasons: 1. This week, I will celebrate the anniversary of my first year at Kaltura! 2. Today is Global Epilepsy Awareness Day.   To many of my friends and colleagues, it will come as a surprise that I have epilepsy. It’s not something that I shout


The Launch of The Kaltura Education User Group (Video)

Tuesday 19th March saw the launch of the Kaltura Education User Group in London. Kicking off at 11am, attendees met at The Harrison Pub in Camden to hear two great speakers, to share their experiences and to network. First up was Mark Stubbs (@thestubbs), Head of eLearning at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU). Mark showcased how

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What to Produce First – Viral Videos or Product Videos? Best Practices For Your Online Video Marketing Strategy (Video)

Many companies wish that their videos would go viral. There’s no doubt that you know you’ve created the ultimate marketing campaign, when your viewers do much of the distribution for you. However, most companies have a limited video production budget. So what is more important and how should they prioritize their video production queue? Usually