Twitch begins shift from Flash to HTML5 with closed beta

 It feels like we keep saying it year after year, but Flash’s days really are numbered — and one of the largest Flash video streaming sites on the web, Twitch, … Continue Reading →


ABC relaunches its streaming service with expanded lineup, digital originals

 ABC this morning has relaunched its streaming service in an effort to better target cord cutters, with an expanded lineup of shows, including dozens of “throwback” series as well as … Continue Reading →


IBM survey says ads are the biggest reason people consider canceling their streaming video services

 IBM’s Cloud Video division is releasing the results of a new survey looking at the behavior of subscribers to video-on-demand services like Netflix and Hulu. Perhaps the most interesting answers were about … Continue Reading →


BET Play is Viacom’s new $4 per month streaming service, arriving today outside the U.S.

 A new streaming service from Viacom is hitting the international market today: BET Play, a video-on-demand application aimed at an adult audience, offering access to programming from the entertainment-focused BET … Continue Reading →