The Playback

Top headlines and news across the digital video industry, curated each week by JW Player

 

  • Apple Joins Alliance for Open Media: What Does it Mean?  (Streaming Media) “While Apple’s technical motives might be simple, their strategic motives appear more complicated: If it wants to build a video service that competes with Netflix and Amazon, it has to deliver to all devices, not just its own.”

 

 

 

 

  • The Need for Speed in a Changing Media Landscape (Streaming Media)The explosion in video content—along with a whole new array of video categories like VR, AR, and MR—means that technology needs to move faster than ever to keep up.”