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Shodogg: Stream Videos from Smartphone to Computer – CES 2012 0

Shodogg: Stream Videos from Smartphone to Computer – CES 2012

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIt’s just like Apple’s Airplay, Shodogg is a video delivery platform. It allows any smartphone fetch videos, then toss to any connected screen, then share with your friends. Any screen that can connect to the web, iPad, PC, Set top box or more. iOS and Android devices. It’s in Alpha, March will beta iOS, then Android after. You pair the device with an 8-digit code. The screen shows a QR-code for easy connection. Once your devices are linked, you can send video to them – Seamlessly. If you move to a device, the video will orientate to the system. Vimeo, YouTube partners, with a Quicksilver partnership and more coming soon. Best part is they don’t have to be on the same LAN. So you could send video to someone in another house, city, state and country. Friends will be able to see the playlist,...

Roku: New Roku HDMI Stick Makes Smart TVs – #CES 2012 0

Roku: New Roku HDMI Stick Makes Smart TVs – #CES 2012

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this world of over-the-top television, there are a lot of different choices. If your TV does not have a “smart” feature, you end up having to purchase a third-party solution. And with many boxes to choose from, it’s a tough decision at times. However, Roku is working to make that decision very straightforward. At CES, Roku debuted their Roku streaming stick. Ed from Roku joins Todd in showing off this little dongle that connects up to your HDMI port on your TV. Since the Roku stick plugs directly into the HDMI port, there is no need for extra cables, or even a power cable. Therefore, if you have your TV mounted to a wall, there are no extra ugly cables to go with it. Further, this new Roku connects wirelessly (just like the previous versions), so you can stream your...

OTT #14: Xbox TV 0

OTT #14: Xbox TV

Show about Over the Top Television – Discussion on Google Hangout with various guests. This week,XBox TV is coming. We look at that and Sugar DVD.

OTT #13: Glenn Beck, Disney on Roku, Apple TV Set 0

OTT #13: Glenn Beck, Disney on Roku, Apple TV Set

Show about Over the Top Television – Discussion on Google Hangout with various guests. This week, Apple TV Set? Glenn Beck on Roku? Disney, Netflix strike deals.

OTT #12: Leo Laporte Talks Building TWiT Brick House 0

OTT #12: Leo Laporte Talks Building TWiT Brick House

Show about Over the Top Television – Jeffrey Powers talks with Leo Laporte of TWiT about the building of the TWiT Brick House.

What if Starz was to Buy Hulu? 1

What if Starz was to Buy Hulu?

Starz and Netflix split, which means Starz needs to find a new OTT home. What if they chose Hulu? Better yet, what if they BOUGHT Hulu?

OTT #11: More Games on Roku, Boxee on iPad, Hulu Not on TouchPad 0

OTT #11: More Games on Roku, Boxee on iPad, Hulu Not on TouchPad

Show about Over the Top Television – Discussion on Google Hangout with various guests. This week, Roku gets more games, Hulu blocks on TouchPads and Boxee App for the iPad

OTT #10: Could Google Motorola Deal Effect Over the Top TV? 0

OTT #10: Could Google Motorola Deal Effect Over the Top TV?

Show about Over the Top Television – Discussion on Google Hangout with various guests.

OTT #9: Roku 2, Google Revue, HBO Go, Comcast 0

OTT #9: Roku 2, Google Revue, HBO Go, Comcast

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe are bringing more people into the OTT for the first Hangout recording. Today, I talked with Gabriel Guzman and Debbie Webb. Best part, Debbie learned all about what OTT is about. It was a very engaging conversation. Roku 2 is here with Angry Birds Google Logitech Revue’s price drop and possible STB failure HBOgo is available for XBOX360 OTT and VOD will be a $31.1 billion industry in 2016 Comcast Q2 is up Subscribe to the OTT- Subscribe to the OTT via iTunes – We are also on Roku and Boxee!

OTT #8: Video Blogging via Steve Garfield 0

OTT #8: Video Blogging via Steve Garfield

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHe is known as one of the first Video Bloggers. Living in Boston MA, Steve decided to put video into his blog in 2004. Ever since, he’s been creating content for the Web. His book is called Get Seen: Online Video Secrets to building your Business. It talks about his trials and tribulations in creating and publishing video content online. In this video, Jeffrey Powers talks with Steve Garfield about the first post, how Over the Top TV is going to change people’s viewing habits and we even find a hidden Gem. Sponsor: GoToMeeting makes it easy to collaborate online with anyone, anywhere. Try it free (use promo code Podcast). Subscribe to the OTT – Subscribe to the OTT via iTunes – We are also on Roku and Boxee!

OTT #7: Jamie Davis, ProMed Network 0

OTT #7: Jamie Davis, ProMed Network

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThere are many networks out there for professionals. Did you know there is a OTT solution for doctors and nurses? That is the ProMed Network. Jeffrey Powers caught Jamie Davis right after their session about Set top Boxes (Roku, Boxee). Jamie is excited about the ProMed Network and putting the channels on all the devices. We talk about the 45 audio and video shows on the ProMed network. If you are a medical student or need continuing education, this is a great way to keep up. “We have Phsyicians, we have Psychologists, we have microbiologists…”Jamie states. “My 5 shows are primarily around nursing or Emergency medical services.” He closes with: “If you are a model train enthusiast, there’s gonna be a time where there’s a model train channel…” Sponsor: GoToMeeting makes it easy to collaborate online with anyone, anywhere. Try it free (use...

OTT #6: Where to Host Your Videos for OTT Distrobution 0

OTT #6: Where to Host Your Videos for OTT Distrobution

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOn Episode 6, we get into the content creation side of the OTT. You have created your videos, now it’s time to send to the world. But where are you going to upload your videos to? In this episode, Jeffrey Powers talks the current news of OTT. He then gets into locations you can look into purchasing space to upload video. The most important thing to note is never put your audio/video where you host your website. It simply cannot handle traffic if a video goes viral. Last thing you need is a website that went down due to bandwidth or visitors. News of OTT: IE9 RTM is now out. Apple iPad2 is out AppleTV gets MLB, NBA Channels Places to look at uploading video: – Blip.tv – YouTube – Limited STB use, though – Host your own, like Amazon EC2,...

GWP 2011-02-23 #178: Will iPad2, iPhone5 Have Thunderbolt (Light Peak)? 1

GWP 2011-02-23 #178: Will iPad2, iPhone5 Have Thunderbolt (Light Peak)?

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week I talk about what to expect on the Apple event on Wed. I suggest two items to the event – Thunderbolt on an iPad and iPhone5 and a way to tether the two. Will this change your thoughts to purchasing an iPad 2 and iPhone 5? Will Verizon have a bigger role in the phone and tablet? Sponsor:Mozy Unlimited Backup – $4.95/Month The video portion of this show is shot using Wirecast for Windows – Also for Mac OS X Snorg Tees: Choose from a wide selection of cool Tees! Check out the Geekazine Store Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the show Subscribe: Feedburner – Zune – iTunes – TechPodcasts – Blubrry – Stitcher You can catch me on Twitter or Plurk Geekazine Myspace page – About.Me Page Be a part of the Geekazine Facebook Group Day...

Roku Sells 1 Million Units, What’s Next? USB Feature On! 0

Roku Sells 1 Million Units, What’s Next? USB Feature On!

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTodd Cochrane stops and talks with Chuck from Roku about what is next. They just achieved the millionth unit milestone and Roku is working with new partners as they go. The best news is that the USB feature is to be turned on. Along with all the other features like NHL, MLB, UFC and more. And with Roku entering into the Consumer stores like Best Buy, they expect to bring more fans to the Roku. With the first OTT channel – WealthTV – and a lot more, Roku is one of the leading Set Top Box providers out there. The price is the lowest of any and the channel quality is awesome. Not to mention watching the standards – Netflix and Hulu. “We got a lot of major content partners joining Roku,” Chuck mentions. “We are also turning on the USB...

GWP 2011-02-23 #177: A little about Wisconsin… 1

GWP 2011-02-23 #177: A little about Wisconsin…

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI take a minute to talk about the issues in Wisconsin right now. It’s been a powerful week where a lot of people could be loosing jobs. After that I get into the weekly content. The response from the OTT was pretty good – now it’s time to build on that. Not sure about SXSW yet. Sponsor: The New Luxor, Las Vegas Deals Start @ $40.00 best rates guaranteed Sponsor: Get your 14 day Free Trial of Audible Listener Gold to start Listening Sponsor:Mozy Unlimited Backup – $4.95/Month The video portion of this show is shot using Wirecast for Windows – Also for Mac OS X Check out the Geekazine Store Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the show Subscribe: Feedburner – Zune – iTunes – TechPodcasts – Blubrry – Stitcher You can catch me on Twitter or Plurk Geekazine...

OTT #4: John Myers – Blue Buffalo Group 1

OTT #4: John Myers – Blue Buffalo Group

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS On Episode 4 of the OTT, we talk with John Myers of the Blue Buffalo group. Blue Buffalo Group is a company that works with telecommunications end of technology. Working with statistics on mobile and IP Telephony, we also delve into the mobile aspect of OTT. John brings some insight into the idea of Video on Demand. He continues of how people can watch video at their convenience wherever they are. At the time of the interview, Comcast told the company Level 3 that they need to pay for pushing content like Netflix movies. We go into discussion on companies going into an OTT business and Net Neutrality. The “All you can eat” menu is in question for today’s internet environment. Turn a computer on and leave it on. The old AOL way where people dial in and stay on. Finally, we talk...

OTT #3: Zach Larson – SideReel 1

OTT #3: Zach Larson – SideReel

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Episode 3 is an interview with Zach Larson from SideReel, a website that helps find, track and watch shows. The site not only gives you a schedule of shows, but also shows you where to download and watch them. One interesting feature about the site Zach mentions is the Cancellation Buzz – a show that talks about shows on the edge of cancellation and those that have been nixed. What’s New in Web TV shows you a little bit about the independent productions. The website has several different video shows reviewing TV programs and giving you the skinny on what’s happening. Zach and Jeffrey Powers talk about scheduling and viewing TV shows using mobile internet devices. Subscribe to the OTT

GWP 2011-02-16 #176: Scooby Doo Van 0

GWP 2011-02-16 #176: Scooby Doo Van

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSHalfway through the show, I break out in Scooby laughs (don’t ask why). 720p test was a success, so we continue forward. Check out the new show in the Geekazine lineup – The OTT. The CES Rewind is coming next week – if you missed any video, this is your chance to check it out again. Call for old Huffington Post Bloggers – Check out the Pay model if Geekazine gets bought out. Sponsor: The New Luxor, Las Vegas Deals Start @ $40.00 best rates guaranteed Sponsor: Get your 14 day Free Trial of Audible Listener Gold to start Listening Sponsor:Mozy Unlimited Backup – $4.95/Month The video portion of this show is shot using Wirecast for Windows – Also for Mac OS X Check out the Geekazine Store Hotline – 608-205-4378 – geekazine (at) gmail.com Download the show Subscribe: Feedburner – Zune...

OTT #2: What is the OTT? How to Make a Set Top Box with Boxee 1

OTT #2: What is the OTT? How to Make a Set Top Box with Boxee

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSFor Episode #2 of the OTT, Jeffrey Powers delves into what you will expect in this show. What Over the Top TV is, who we are going to talk to (which is pretty much anyone that is doing something in the space) and what to expect from the shows. Sometimes we will be talking to industry professionals. Other times we’ll be reviewing a product or just talking about news in the OTT space. Make Your Own Set Top Box Using Boxee Jeff then switches gears to talk about how you can download Boxee and install on a PC to create your own Set Top Box. The iPhone has a Boxee application that you can download, so you will be able to control your Homemade Boxee Box. The best computer should have a HDMI or DVI port for HD pictures. A computer...

OTT #1: Alec Marshall – Peel.com 1

OTT #1: Alec Marshall – Peel.com

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this first episode of the OTT, Jeffrey talks with Alec Marshall from Peel.com – a phone application that lets you discover what is on terrestrial TV with the programming you want. Alec was one of the original team members of iTunes. Alec also worked for Adobe, then on the Roku team before joining with his Apple friends and starting Peel.com. He is currently the VP of Marketing. In this pilot episode, we talk about how the OTT is changing and landscape. We talk about and where people want to experience content. After all, OTT is about a family experience – sitting back and watching TV the way it was intended. Subscribe to the OTT

Orb Re-Configures Blu-Ray to Become a Set Top Box for $20 0

Orb Re-Configures Blu-Ray to Become a Set Top Box for $20

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSJoe Costello joins the TPN Live CES show talking about Orb. They have worked in the realm of OTT for a while. Now they have an interesting Blu-Ray disc that once you put into your player, it turns that into an Application TV Set Top Box. The disc becomes the STB, and with a remote like the iPhone, you can then watch all your favorite application shows. All you need is a network connected Blu-Ray player. Joe mentions it will work with any out on the market. So for $20, you can watch all the same content as those with Set Top Boxes. Your remote is your mobile device. Interview by Tom Newman of Fogview Podcast Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

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