Eyespot Introduces ”One Click” Online Video Publishing to Major Internet Television Broadcasting and Video Sharing Websites; Deals With Blip.TV and Veoh Networks Enable Quick and Easy Publishing From Eyespot’s Online Video Mixing Platform
Eyespot Corp., developer of the world’s first online video editing and remixing suite of applications, today announced an expansion of its offering, enabling “one click” publishing of its users’ mixed and edited online videos through Internet Television broadcaster Veoh and Internet media company blip.tv. With these partnerships, users can now quickly and easily publish the videos they create via Eyespot’s user-friendly remixing and editing tools on http://www.eyespot.com.
“The market has evolved to the point where anyone can make a video. The challenge is to turn the raw material into content that is high quality and easy to distribute,” said Jim Kaskade, CEO and co-founder of Eyespot. “Working together, Eyespot and our partners provide users with the tools and services to create polished content and easily share it with a wide audience through massive distribution networks.”
With easy-to-use online tools and services, Eyespot allows users to effortlessly upload video clips, audio files or photos, in any format, to create high quality video. Enabling users to use special effects, transitions, and mix together their own content or the content from the Eyespot network, Eyespot is now expanding its offering to include “one click” distribution to online video destinations. Once a video is mixed or edited, users simply check a box online for outlets including blip.tv and Veoh and their video is automatically sent to the sites for additional viewing.
“Our goal is to make it as easy as possible for anyone to create a TV show: filmed, produced and edited exactly as they like,” said blip.tv CEO Mike Hudack. “Eyespot offers great tools for remixing video in exciting ways, and we’re thrilled to help their talented content creators distribute entertaining and informative work with a single click of the mouse.”
Eyespot’s unique mobile capabilities allow anyone to send videos from Eyespot’s online service to a mobile phone and vice versa. Eyespot launched this service as part of its Eyespot Mobile Share program. As the first component in a multi-part offering, Eyespot users can now interact with video directly from their mobile phones. This ability reflects a larger strategy of accepting video from any source and publishing it online or to any device, such as a mobile phone, providing many outlets for video viewing to Eyespot’s users and partners.
“Veoh is designed to enable anyone to broadcast TV-quality, full-screen video to the hundreds of millions of users around the world with a broadband internet connection. With Eyespot, individuals have a new way to create their own television programming and then quickly make it available on Veoh in the original quality and length,” said Dmitry Shapiro, Founder and CEO of Veoh. “Enabling professional and amateur broadcasters is key to Veoh and we have integrated Eyespot into our user experiences to make distribution to millions via Veoh a simple process.”
Eyespot changed the landscape of online digital media when it offered the world’s first online video editing and remixing community, where consumers can easily upload, edit, mix together and share video clips, audio files or photos in one place online. The company was founded in 2005 by Jim Kaskade and David Dudas, technology and digital media industry veterans and is based in San Diego, Calif.
Blip.tv is a leading Internet media company that empowers individuals to create, produce and distribute video content through the Web. With the most advanced distribution platform for independent video content on the Web, blip.tv utilizes a wide network of partnerships with premier Internet companies. To learn more, please visit blip.tv’s website at http://www.blip.tv/.
About Veoh Networks, Inc.
Veoh Networks is a new, innovative Internet television broadcasting system that is able to reach hundreds of millions of broadband-connected viewers throughout the world. Veoh allows content producers from major entertainment studios and television networks to independent video producers and enthusiasts to deliver high-quality, full-screen video directly to consumers without financial, geographical or capacity restrictions found in traditional broadcasting systems. This democratization of video distribution fundamentally changes the dynamics of television, creating unprecedented choice for consumers and a compelling marketplace for content providers and advertisers. Veoh is privately held and backed by leading technology and media investors, including Spark Capital, Michael Eisner’s Tornante Company, Time Warner Inc. and Shelter Capital Partners. Veoh Networks is based in San Diego, California.