VOD Rides the Off-the-Shelf Wave
- Report: Live Video Still Trumps Video-on-Demand. GRUENWEDEL, ERIK // Home Media Magazine;6/30/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p7
The article discusses Ooyala's "Q1 2012 Global Video Index" report, which tracks the viewing habits of viewers in 239 countries that found that viewers watched 53 minutes of live video per session on a connected television (TV), compared with 4.6 minutes of recorded or video-on-demand (VOD).
- TV One to Launch VOD. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;12/13/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 50, p18
Reports on the plan of African American targeted network TV One to launch a free video-on-demand (VOD) offering in January 2005. Commencement of the VOD service; Television programs to be featured in the network; Implication of the VOD system for linear channels.
- VOD. // CableFAX Daily;3/24/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 57, p2
Reports that TVN secured a deal to ply video on-demand distribution and asset management services for MTV Networks and BET Networks in the U.S. as of March 2006.
- SVOD Lineup. // Multichannel News;12/6/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p40
Presents programming highlights from the subscription video-on-demand offerings of several television networks for December 2004.
- A Shift in Viewing. AULT, SUSANNE // Variety;8/28/2014, Vol. 325 Issue 3, p49
The article discusses how television (TV) audiences in the U.S. watch TV including live TV, time-shifted options, and video on demand (VOD), includes a map of the U.S. with TV watching patterns by region, and a chart of TV viewing patterns in major cities such as New York City.
- Motorola Set-Top Box Is HD-Ready. Lafayette, Jon // Cable World (10427228);4/22/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p52
Focuses on the readiness of the DCT-5100 set-top box of Motorola for high-definition television service (HDTV). Features of DCT-5100 set-top box; Information on the previous equipment used by operators in giving HDTV services; Cost efficiency of using the DCT set-top box.
- VOD inches way toward market. Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;5/7/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 17, p13
Analyzes the condition and future of video-on-demand (VOD) system in television broadcasting in New York. Features of VOD system; Factors influencing the slow application of technology in broadcasting; Benefits of VOD.
- WB Int'l TV says Yes to U.K. vid deal. Guider, Elizabeth // Daily Variety;06/12/2000, Vol. 268 Issue 6, p18
Reports the contract signing of a video-on-demand programming deal between Warner Brothers International Television and Yes Television. Context of the signed multilayer deal; List of TV programs from Warner to be aired over Yes One and Yes Kids channels; Program supply relationship of Yes with...
- Comcast Marshals Forces For On-Demand Campaign. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;11/5/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 45, p33
Reports the launch of a video-on-demand system by Comcast Corp. Preparations made for the launch; Rollouts of the system in nine different places; Completion of seven integration projects.