For Online Video Delivery, “Technology Curve is Accelerating,” Brightcove CTO Bob Mason

By on 06/28/2010 6:54 AM @beet_tv

While the issues surrounding playing video on a Web browser are "solved," the technology curve around video delivery is increasing and accelerating with the introduction of several mobile platforms and connected TV's.

These are the comments of Bob Mason, Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Brightcove, the big online video services company.  I spoke with him on Tuesday at the Beet.TV Online Video Roundtable in New York where he was a panelist.

He spoke about the value of mobile video Apps for Brightcove customers, including the Financial Times.

Last week, Brightcove announced developer support for Android devices. Here is our report.

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