video formats

  • Bitmovin grabs $10.3M as it looks to crack VR video adaptive streaming

    Bitmovin grabs $10.3M as it looks to crack VR video adaptive streaming

    It’s pretty odd that even while people are chatting about producing the VR video’s crazy theoretical future with 8K resolution per eye, stereoscopic rendering and light field-ready footage, I’m still here struggling to keep Louis C.K. clips from buffering on my mobile phone. For VR to be successful, companies are going to need to start correcting some of the growing pains… Read More

  • Survey: MP4 Is Top Format For Web and Mobile Videos

    Survey: MP4 Is Top Format For Web and Mobile Videos

    When you watch a video on the web or your mobile phone, the odds are pretty good you are using the MP4 video format and the H.264 codec. There are a lot of choices when it comes to video formats. But, MP4 is the top pick for both web and mobile viewing, according to a new survey released this morning by Sorenson Media. 69% of video professionals use MP4 regularly for the web, and 58% use it… Read More