Posts Tagged ‘ video downloads ’

YouTube Goes Offline: Adds CC Licensing, Free and Paid Downloads

Feb 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts

Google video site YouTube today announced a number of new options for content creators and consumers who want to “take their videos offline.” The site has entered into working arrangements with several “partners” to allow sharing their videos “universally” and away from an Internet connection. Citing an interest among some of their content creators to […]

Association for Downloadable Media Members Adopt Standards and Measurement Guidelines

Feb 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: New Media Organizations, Podcasting, Video Podcasts

The Association for Downloadable Media (ADM) today released a list of association members from across the downloadable and new media industry, all of whom are in voluntary support of the preliminary standards and guidelines agreed upon by the organization. ADM officials characterize this as “another step toward creating a landscape favorable to the commercialization” of […]

Apple Adds HD TV Downloads, Still No Free Streaming

Oct 16th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video

Apple today announced that all four of the major networks are offering primetime programs in high definition on the iTunes Store. Apple still provides no ad-supported streaming offering, which has opened the door for Hulu and others to target the huge audience for free streaming Internet television. The list of HD programs now available on the iTunes […]

How To Increase Video Viewership: Podcasting

Aug 10th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcast Distribution, Video, Video Podcasts

Blog Maverick Mark Cuban argues that the best way to increase your audience for Internet video is to allow downloads: Many of the major video sites have added this option, but its amazing that newspaper, TV and other sites that have recently added video, for the most part do not. With online video, maybe adding […]

NBC To Use P2P To Distribute Internet TV

Feb 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, General, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts, Vlogs

NBC & Pando Networks, a provider of P2P content delivery services, announced today that Pando will be providing video delivery services for the NBC Direct service. While it’s interesting to see a mainstream network using P2P to distribute video, it looks like NBC Direct is going to be another misbegotten proprietary Internet television offering. It […]

Commercial Arm of BBC To Sell Shows Via iTunes

Feb 19th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Video

BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the British Broadcasting Corporation, announced earlier today that it would begin selling episodes of some of its popular television programming via the Apple iTunes Music Store. The BBC says it is the first UK television network to offer its shows on iTunes. Episodes of such programs as Torchwood and […]

The Shift To Digital Media

Feb 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts, Vlogs

Over at PBS’s MediaShift, Jennifer Woodard Maderazo offers her take on why she’s leaving print media behind for digital: In new media circles, one of the hottest topics of recent years has been the print-to-digital shift. People pundit about it, shout “print is dead” and wallow in the sadness sparked by nostalgia for a day […]

Updated: Download YouTube Videos To Your iPod In Five Steps

Jan 16th, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Internet TV, iPod Accessories, iPods & Portable Media Players

Tooble is a new program for OS X that automatically downloads, converts and imports any YouTube video to play on your video iPod, iPhone, AppleTV, or even on your computer with iTunes. Tooble’s browser lets you search YouTube, play videos, select the ones you want and then download them and load them into iTunes. Here’s […]

Netflix Prepping Apple TV Killer

Jan 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Digital Video Downloads, Internet TV, Video

Netflix and LG Electronics are reported to be prepping a Apple TV killer, a set top box that will let users stream video content from the Internet directly to HDTVs. Netflix has 7 million members. If it can convince even a small percent of its members to try the service, it could quickly leapfrog Apple’s […]

TiVo Intros Series3 HDTV Digital Video Recorder

Sep 12th, 2006 | By | Category: Video, Video Podcasts

TiVo announced today the launch of the high-end TiVo Series3 HD Digital Media Recorder ‚Äî the first stand-alone TiVo product that is HD compatible. With a built-in Ethernet jack and USB ports, the TiVo Series3 HD box also provides advanced connectivity and easy networking. TiVo users will also be able to access TiVoCasts such as […]