Cross platform media delivery: A sea of choices and an ocean of challenges
In this article, a first in a larger series on cross platform media delivery, we’ll dive into some of the challenges we bumped into while helping our customers deploy their media experiences across vast amounts of platforms.
In-stream thumbnail support for (DVR) DASH streams
How smart can be your player to auto generate the thumbnails your content can contain? And what is the final added value of this? Read this article and get to know into detail how THEOplayer can help you with this necessary feature for your viewers
How a Powerful Player API Can Help Solve Today’s Delivery Challenges
How to reduce your CDN costs with an optimized Content Delivery Network API in your player. THEOplayer has the technology to stream 80% of video data can be delivered from a lower-cost CDN without hampering the viewer experience
Do you want to know the most determinant facts about LHLS, the adaptation of Apple’s HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)? What are the causes of latency in a stream? Discover how a good player can help you improving your latency through buffering and the importance of a good segmentation of your content
Discover what is CMAF, chunks and how it can affect your latency. In this article we will cover the major factors to have in account about low latency and CMAF technology and how THEOplayer can help you to get the lowest latency in your streams
What is latency? How does latency affect my streaming performance? In this article, we’ll go into details of the cause of the latency observed between an action being recorded and shown on the screen, and how it can be reduced to provide a better viewer experience to your viewers.
Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards: vote for us!
THEOplayer has been nominated for 2018 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Award. Help us to win this award for the third time in a row. Voting is easy and ends on 3rd August 2018. Read more and discover how to vote for THEOplayer and make it the Best Online Video Player /SDK solution 2018 in Europe
Monetise your content with THEOplayer and Google DFP DAI pre-integration
THEOplayer is pre-integrated with Google Double Click for Publishers' (DFP) Dynamic Ad Insertion solution (DAI) to allow you to monetize your video content on every device while delivering the best online video experience. Learn how Google DFP DAI works and how THEOplayer supports it.
The new Chrome's Autoplay Policy changes the rules in the video landscape, by blocking autoplay according to your browser preferences. Find out how this affects media companies and how THEOplayer responds to Chrome. If you are wondering what you need to know about autoplay, this is your article.
Optimise your video delivery costs with THEOplayer Network API
THEOplayer Network API allows you to deliver a smoother playback to your global audience while reducing your video delivery costs. Learn more about how THEOplayer can switch to the best CDN to offer the highest video quality to your users.
THEO Technologies Open House. It's time to celebrate!
THEO Technologies' Open house took place in the official THEOplayer's Head Quarters in Leuven empowered by the presence of remarkable personalities such as Mohamed Ridouani, Deputy Mayor of Leuven, and Lorin Parys, Belgian Flemish Party Deputy
A comparative look at the next generation video codecs: AV1 vs HEVC. How is this going to affect the streaming industry? Get to know the key facts about these new technologies in this comparative by the hand of THEOplayer
This insight will address the relationship between VAST, VPAID and VMAP; analyse the key differences between inserting ads on the client versus server side and explain the role that out-stream ads can play as part of an advertising monetisation model.
Maximising Viewer Experience with Picture-In-Picture
Maximising Viewer Experience with Picture-In-Picture. Get your viewers engaged even if they scroll below the initial window of the player. You can configure THEOplayer with different parameters so the experience of your viewers is as immersive as you want
VR and 360 video beyond the hype. Discover how the most viewing immersive experience can help you leveraging your content. You can engage more with your viewers thanks to Virtual reality and in THEOplayer we have the technology for this
FCC Regulations On Closed Captions – How to Become Compliant
The FCC introduced new standards and legislations on closed captions for broadcasters and online publishers that make their job more challenging. As online video player that supports the required closed captions, THEOplayer makes it easy for broadcasters and online publishers to conform to the new standards as quickly as possible.