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Skateboard supersite The Berrics sees 150% lift in live event viewers with Ooyala
Dec 08 2017 1:45 PM
The Berrics has the most awarded skateboard site in the world. In 2007, professional skateboarders Steve Berra and Eric Koston opened a massive skateboard park in an industrial area near downtown Los Angeles. They named this first-of-its-kind park after themselves (BERa + eRIC) and it’s been a mecca for avid skateboarders ever since.
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Ooyala News
It’s a new era for sports broadcasting
Sep 06 2017 2:15 PM
Live sports is the most valuable — and expensive — digital content today, industry experts say. In many cases, it’s the core factor that’s keeping audiences (and advertisers) from abandoning linear broadcast and pay TV outright. 
Live Streaming
Easily syndicate live TV to Facebook, Twitter and Twitch with Ooyala
Apr 06 2017 3:15 PM
Social media has taken live streaming to the next level. While Periscope (owned by Twitter) and Facebook Live are the most popular, Twitter and Instagram
Live sports, Live Streaming
PGATour optimized with Facebook Instant Articles
Feb 02 2017 1:15 PM
In the previous article, I discussed Facebook Instant Articles (FBIA) and how to leverage the benefits of Ooyala Player with FBIA. As users are shifting to mobile first, it is important more than ever to deliver a mobile optimized user experience. Check out how PGA Tour used FBIA and made decisions to deliver a mobile optimized experience to their fans.
Facebook Live, Ooyala Live, Ooyala
Ooyala News, Partners
Ooyala Live now syndicates broadcasts to Facebook, in a single click
Apr 12 2016 11:00 AM
Our team is on the ground at Facebook’s F8 conference this morning, and the big news is around Facebook Live. The social networks’ product for enabling anyone to broadcast live video to Facebook - first for celebrities and then rolled out to the general public - is now going upstream, with a focus on publishers, broadcasters and other content providers. And it’s quickly picking up steam. 
Sling TV’s collapse during ‘Fear TWD’ debut a black eye for OTT? Or, Dish?
OTT, Live Streaming, Pay TV
Sling TV’s collapse during ‘Fear TWD’ debut a black eye for OTT? Or, Dish?
Aug 25 2015 6:00 AM

Freeze during a college basketball game, shame on you, but freeze during the debut of Walking Dead prequel Fear the Walking Dead and get ready for some vitriol. Dish Network’s Sling TV experienced some intermittent and some catastrophic meltdowns during Sunday’s debut of Fear, and the Twitteratti went, as would be expected, apoplectic.

Comcast offers its own skinny bundle for $15, looks to draw Millennials
Pay TV, Live Streaming, Cloud TV
Comcast offers its own skinny bundle for $15, looks to draw Millennials
Jul 13 2015 5:15 AM

Taking a page from defunct streaming service Aereo, Comcast will begin offering an uber-skinny TV bundle consisting of just a dozen or so channels, including HBO for $15.

“Clearly, there are changes that are happening in the market,” said Matthew Strauss, Comcast Cable’s executive vice president and general manager of video services told the New York Times. “Not everybody is going to want a full pay-TV bundle.”

Leadership, Ooyala News, TV Everywhere
What the Olympics teach us about TV Everywhere
Feb 20 2014 8:00 AM

This article originally appeared in VentureBeat

The next two years will bring more than the normal number of huge global sporting events to TV screens: Winter Olympics in Sochi are in full swing, June brings the World Cup to Brazil, and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio are around the corner.

Mobile, Leadership, Ooyala News
Ooyala’s Wilner: Tablet turning into the 'second real TV' in households
Dec 16 2013 8:00 AM

Jonathan Wilner, VP of product strategy for Ooyala, told CNBC's Big Data Download that the video industry is “definitely seeing a continuing trend,” especially of mobile and tablet usage, that’s turning the tablet into the “second real television in the house.”

One person in a household might be watching a program on the main TV in the home, he said, while another is watching a program on a tablet.