Learn From Lisa Blog

Archive for Web Video News

Multi-Bitrate and Multi-Screen Streaming With Flash Media Server 4.5

Last week’s Streaming Media East conference is a wrap. I had the opportunity to present two talks this year, one on multi-bitrate streaming to Flash and iOS using Flash Media Server 4.5, and the other on approaches to building mobile video players. In this FMS talk, I gave an overview of what the latest version […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Flash Media Server, HTTP Dynamic Streaming, Prebuilt Players, The Basics, Training, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (3) →

Mobile video presentation at SME 2012

Thanks to the great crowd who showed up for my talk last week at Streaming Media East 2012: Multi-Bitrate and Multi-Screen Streaming With Flash Media Server 4.5. As promised, here is a link to my presentation: http://bit.ly/multiplescreens SME is publishing all sessions online on their Streaming Media TV Livestream channel so you can check it […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Announcements, Prebuilt Players, The Basics, Training, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (1) →

Google Hangouts on Air announced – Free live broadcasting for everyone!

Today Google announced their pilot product, Google Hangouts on Air, will be made available to the masses, worldwide. (Hmm… except China, that is. But that’s another story altogether.). Notice the name is “on Air” as in live, not “on AIR” as in Adobe AIR. This will be totally browser based live streaming, through Google Hangouts (part […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Ideas, Interactivity, Prebuilt Players, The Basics, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (3) →

Thank you, Hillman.

Generous. Passionate. Gracious. Talented. A presence, but someone who made you feel comfortable and never less-than; a man who regularly brought his son along to conferences, sharing his world. This is what I think of when I remember Hillman Curtis. Hillman passed away last week, surrounded by his family, succumbing to a hard-fought battle with […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Announcements, CodingKarma, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (1) →

Coolness: OSMF 2.0 released

[UPDATE: OSMF has been deprecated by Adobe, sorry to say] Adobe has released a new version of the Open Source Media Framework this week, with some major improvements to adaptive bitrate logic, and some new APIs that now include interesting attributes such as “Doneness” and “Liveness”. Updates include: Two modes for adaptive streaming: manual and automatic […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: HTTP Dynamic Streaming, OSMF, Prebuilt Players, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (4) →

4/10 Workshop: Encoding, Serving, and Player Development for Multiple Screen Delivery

On April 10th I’ll be teaching at a two-part workshop on encoding, serving and player development for multiple screen delivery. If you are a web developer, content producer, or video professional, come join us and add multi-screen delivery to your skillset! The full-day workshop is presented in two sessions and I’ll be teaching the afternoon workshop, […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Announcements, Training, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (0) →

New live streaming app now available for Android

Streaming dev guru Paul Gregoire just launched his new app, Broadcaster, for Android last week, and he’s already been hard at work upgrading it, adding a Pro version. Broadcaster Pro works like Flash Media Live Encoder, but works flawlessly on an Android device. You can now stream FLV or F4V video over RTMP, RTMPT, RTMPS, or […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Encoding, Flash Media Server, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (8) →

Video encoding guidelines for tablets

Maxim Levkov, Adobe encoding specialist extraordinare (I don’t think that’s his official title) has published another white paper in his series on video encoding optimization. This one goes into depth about encoding for tablets. The focus is on BlackBerry PlayBook, but the recommendations can apply to delivery on any tablet. I edited this one as […]

Continue Reading →

Posted in: Encoding, Flash Media Server, HTML5, HTTP Dynamic Streaming, Web Video News

Leave a Comment (0) →
Page 3 of 6 12345...»