Streaming Media Moments 2016
The Top 10 Streaming Media Moments of 2016

With 2016 coming to a close, it's about time we look back on the past year and highlight some of the most interesting, influential, and revolutionizing developments it had to offer. Our Top 10 streaming media moments of 2016 aren’t listed in any particular hierarchy,...

Owler 2016
NPAW is an Owler Hot In 2016 winner!

NPAW has been named a winner of the Owler 2016 HOT in Barcelona Award. Every year, the competitive intelligence company Owler announces the top trending companies in cities all around the world in their HOT in City Awards. We are honored to be awarded this prize...

Integrating Plugins – NPAWering Online Video #9

In the ninth installment to our series “NPAWering Online Video” Jamie Buchanan, from our Customer Engineering team,  provides insight into why it is key for video providers to choose an analytics platform that allows superior adaptability, flexibility and customizability upon integration. At Nice People At...

Millennials Online video consumption
Hey NYC – Watcha Watching?

This summer, NPAW partnered with electronics giant Ericsson to conduct an informal survey where we posed a question to millennial New Yorkers  - ‘whatcha watchin’. Along the way, we got to chat with so many different people - from the Big Apple’s hometown boys to...

Streaming Twitter Facebook Debate
Decision ’16: Twitter v. Facebook?

Ever since the Kennedy v. Nixon debates in the 1960’s, the race for the American presidency has been uniquely televised. Broadcasting prospective candidates declaring their qualifications for office is just the modern incarnation the same democratic spirit behind the famed Lincoln-Douglas debates before the U.S....

Benchmarks – NPAWering Online Video #5

In our fifth installment to our series “NPAWering Online Video”, our data scientist explains why benchmarking is so important when performing video analytics. There can be a seemingly unmanageable amount of data generated when an end user streams a video. That’s why benchmarking is so...

Rio de Janeiro olympics streaming 2016
Social Media Wins Big at Rio Olympics

Headlines may have been filled with Phelps, Bolt, and Peaty winning big at the 2016 Olympic Games held in Rio, but the real winner was Snapchat, and every other social media platform. In April, it was announced that Snapchat had signed a deal with NBC,...

Building Quality into every product – NPAWering Online Video #4

In the fourth installment of our series “NPAWering Online Video” we will discuss how important the quality control process is when selecting and utilizing an analytics platform. The insights an organization can obtain from a data analytics platform are only as good as the data...

Why do we need analytics? – NPAWering Online Video #2

In our second installment of our series “NPAWering Online Video” we will discuss the significance of video analytics, as we explore the “whats” and “whys” of analytics, and why it matters  in this “Age of Video”. Regardless of age or generation, it seems that everyone...

Optimizing Quality of Experience – NPAWering Online Video #1

Welcome to the first NPAW video blog “NPAWering Online Video”! In this article, we are going to elaborate on what Lucas discussed in “Optimizing QoE.” The market for OTT and live video is expanding rapidly, with relationships among content providers growing increasingly more competitive. Audience...