If you weren’t able to cast a vote for one of over 100 of the 2009 Video start-ups, sit back and take a look at the top start-up of 2009. On December 17th, at 6:30 pm @ the Columbia Business School, a winner will be crowned, via live SMS vote. Some of the competitors this year have really made a great initiative into the new age of online video and pushed the online video fever into new realms. Currently sitting atop the crowd:
- Kaltura: With 35,100 publishers worldwide who have integrated Kaltura’s open source video platform, Kaltura is revolutionizing the industry by providing the first and only open source video solution stack.
- Zixi: Zixi turns high-speed Internet and Intranet connections into Instant Video Delivery Networks (IVDN’s) with its Zync™ platform, making any website or corporate network a broadcasting hub with standard to HD capabilities.
The bell curve. Another curve that relates to the nth degree. Socialnomics, habits, way’s of life, and futuristic concepts all bring to the table what can be, in layman’s terms, referred to as the “Fifth Element.” Yeah, an element…code it into the periodic table as “IE.” It’s all too prophetic, but (and I stress “simply put”) when there’s a limit that’s constantly expanding, there’s always a need for an economic explanation. Although however, comparably, let’s take the M1 money supply, apply monetary policy tools that “Change” (Obama!, Obama!, Obama!) aggregate demand, thereby also changing the price level of umm…VIDEO FOR SOCIAL and finally, let’s imagine a global internet job outsource.
All economics and politics aside, why is video production, search engine optimization, and GDP always on the rise (historically)? The answer: There’s a New Generation of Generations & Technology. This new