In the News 2019-06-12T09:41:56-05:00

Latest News on AOMedia and AV1

News on the subject of AOMedia and the creation and adoption of its revolutionary new AV1 video codec is fast and furious. Below is an up-to-date resource of AOMedia and AV1 in the news.

Tencent joins Alliance for Open Media board

Telecom Paper – October 1, 2019

Tencent has joined the Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) for open video codec at board-level. As an AOMedia member, Tencent joins fellow board-level members Amazon, ARM, Cisco, Facebook, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Mozilla, Netflix, NVIDIA, and Samsung Electronics.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

Yahoo! Finance – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

MarketWatch – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

Auto and Tech – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

Cloud Computing Journal – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

Sys-Con Media – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Tencent Joins the Alliance for Open Media at the Board Level

Web Security Journal – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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Digital Journal – October 1, 2019

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value added services in China, has joined at the Board level, the first tier of the organization.

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CommScope Announces Wi-Fi 6® Smart Media Device and IP Client Platforms

Yahoo Finance – September 15, 2019

Service providers can now rapidly develop and launch new services from the RDK Video Accelerator on CommScope next-generation CPE platforms

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IBC ’19: Facebook, Netflix, Google Talk AV1, HEVC, and Support

Steaming Media – September 14, 2019

The need to deliver greater quality at lower bitrates—more bang for the buck—has never been greater, but leading video streaming platforms find that’s where the simple decision-making stops.

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Adapt to multi-codec world or die, warns Bitmovin as AV1 escalates

Rethink Research – September 12, 2019

Observing the video ecosystem from the video developer perspective is often overlooked, overshadowed somewhat by those higher up, so it was refreshing to read a report from encoding expert Bitmovin – giving the devs a well-deserved voice.

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Help For Poor Video (Especially Live Streaming) Experience May Be On The Way

MediaPost Communications – September 10, 2019

For all of video’s dominance of our waking hours — and all the toil and creativity invested in creating and distributing video ads and content — the experience is still often less than optimal.

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IBC 2019: AWS to Showcase Flexible Cloud Workflows for Content Creation, Distribution

Media & Entertainment Services Alliance M&E Daily Newsletter – September 9, 2019

At IBC Show 2019, Hall 5.C80, Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, will exhibit a broad range of AWS technologies that streamline high-quality content creation and delivery and enable advanced machine learning workflows for captioning, personalization, and compliance.

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Getting Ready for the Visual Cloud

Light Reading – September 4, 2019

Two years after introducing the visual cloud concept, Intel is gearing up to show exactly what this emerging set of next-gen media processing, development and delivery capabilities can do for video-related content and services.

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Intel and Netflix team on open source SVT-AV1 codec

CSI – September 4, 2019

Intel and Netflix have announced SVT-AV1 as an alternative AV1 solution to the open-source community, enabling more rapid AV1 algorithm development.

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Cisco Delivers Real-Time AV1 Video Codec

UCToday – July 12, 2019

Leading communication and collaboration company, Cisco recently announced the arrival of its new real-time high-quality AV1 encoder for video collaboration. The new solution reduces bandwidth when it comes to video conferencing, and enables the delivery of next-generation content, all while avoiding the patenting problems common with the deployment of H.265.

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Vimeo adds support for AV1 codec

Videonet – June 27, 2019

Vimeo has added support for the AV1 codec, which enables HD and UHD content be streamed to audiences at a reduced bitrate.

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Android Q release date, new features and everything you need to know

TechRadar – June 20, 2019

We got a lot of info about Android Q at Google IO 2019, and the keynote confirmed several rumors we’ve been hearing ahead of the operating system’s release date.

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Vimeo adds support for the royalty-free AV1 video codec

XDA Developers – June 14, 2019

When people watch a TV show or movie on one of the many streaming services out there, they rarely (if ever) think about the video codec that service uses.

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Vimeo announces support for AV1 Codec

TVB Europe – June 14, 2019

Vimeo has announced it now supports the AV1 codec, which it said will enable the site to better deliver videos at a reduced bitrate but the same high visual quality.

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Vimeo Announces Support for AV1 Codec, Starts With Staff Picks

StreamingMedia – June 13, 2019

Video sharing site Vimeo announced today that it now supports the AV1 codec, which it believes will let it deliver videos at a reduced bitrate but the same high visual quality. It’s starting small, encoding its Staff Picks selections in AV1 and streaming them to supporting platforms, which include Chrome and Firefox. The company didn’t announce when or if it will expand AV1 encoding to additional videos.

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Vimeo Announces Support for AV1 Codec, Starts With Staff Picks

StreamingMedia – June 13, 2019

Video sharing site Vimeo announced today that it now supports the AV1 codec, which it believes will let it deliver videos at a reduced bitrate but the same high visual quality. It’s starting small, encoding its Staff Picks selections in AV1 and streaming them to supporting platforms, which include Chrome and Firefox. The company didn’t announce when or if it will expand AV1 encoding to additional videos.

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Vimeo now supports AV1 video codec

FierceVideo – June 13, 2019

Video creator platform Video today joined the ranks of media and technology companies that support the royalty-free open-source AV1 video codec.

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Vimeo now supports AV1 video codec

Fierce Video – June 13, 2019

Video creator platform Video today joined the ranks of media and technology companies that support the royalty-free open-source AV1 video codec.

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Vimeo Streams in Support for AV1

LightReading – June 13, 2019

Vimeo has extended support for AV1, marking some real-world progress for a new bandwidth-efficient, royalty-free video codec. Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Mozilla and many others back the same codec.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Google Pixel 4

Gadget Hacks – June 12, 2019

With the new year comes a new pair of smartphones from the company behind the Android platform. It seems it was only a few months ago that Google announced the Pixel 3 and 3 XL with its somewhat disappointing design. It seems they heard the critics and for the first time, will deliver.

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Google releases Android Q Beta 4 (with final APIs)

Liliputing – June 5, 2019

The next major version of Android is coming this fall, and Google’s latest Android Q beta should make life a little easier for developers working to ensure their apps are compatible.

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Google releases Android Q Beta 4 (with final APIs)

Lilputing – June 5, 2019

The next major version of Android is coming this fall, and Google’s latest Android Q beta should make life a little easier for developers working to ensure their apps are compatible.

Android Q Beta 4, which is out today, includes the final APIs and official SDK for Android Q.

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Microsoft’s Flipgrid rolls out automatic transcription, AR tools, and Code.org content

VentureBeat – June 5, 2019

It’s been roughly a year since Microsoft acquired Flipgrid (formerly Vikdu), an education-focused platform aimed at students and teachers, and the latter’s dev team evidently hasn’t lightened its workload since. Flipgrid kicked off the FlipgridLive 2019 convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in style this morning with a slew of new features that’ll roll out to customers in the coming weeks.

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What Features and Changes Google Brings to Android Q?

CustomerThink – May 31, 2019

Android, is the leading mobile operating system globally. It was designed and developed by Google. It is based on the modified or modern version of Linux Kennel and open creator software created for touchscreen devices. The Android application development company handpicks android developers that help with advance development of Android products and applications. Developing software for the Android platform can be a complex issue. A mobile app development company includes a lot of hard work and skilled technicians to perform the tasks.

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Intel’s Open-Source SVT-AV1 Video Encoder Ends May With Another Performance Boost

Phoronix – May 30, 2019

It’s been very fascinating to watch the speed improvements of Intel’s SVT-AV1 open-source AV1 video encoder since in February when being made aware of Intel’s new SVT video projects. The SVT-AV1 project is ending out May with another step-up in performance for what is already one of the fastest CPU-based AV1 video encoders.

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Intel’s Open-Source SVT-AV1 Video Encoder Ends May With Another Performance Boost

Phoronix – May 30, 2019

It’s been very fascinating to watch the speed improvements of Intel’s SVT-AV1 open-source AV1 video encoder since in February when being made aware of Intel’s new SVT video projects. The SVT-AV1 project is ending out May with another step-up in performance for what is already one of the fastest CPU-based AV1 video encoders.

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SME ’19: Tim Siglin Recaps Highlights of Streaming Media East

StreamingMedia – May 28, 2019

One of the first things I’ll talk about is multiple codecs. I hosted a panel yesterday with a number of people, one from Mozilla, one from Twitch, one from Vimeo, one from Ellation or Crunchyroll. And there were engineers, and one of the things that we talked about was the move back toward multiple codecs.

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Android Q features you’ll love: Higher-quality audio and video

Android Central – May 27, 2019

Everyone has a different set of rules when it comes to how they use their phone, but one thing most everyone has in common is enjoying audio and video on the go. The bright vibrant display on your phone is perfect for watching a movie or a show and there’s no better music or podcast player than the one that stays in your pocket. While hardware manufacturers do everything they can to make sure the device capabilities are better with each generation, Android needs to keep pace on the software side.

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Android Q features you’ll love: Higher-quality audio and video

Android Central – May 27, 2019

Everyone has a different set of rules when it comes to how they use their phone, but one thing most everyone has in common is enjoying audio and video on the go. The bright vibrant display on your phone is perfect for watching a movie or a show and there’s no better music or podcast player than the one that stays in your pocket. While hardware manufacturers do everything they can to make sure the device capabilities are better with

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