London, UK, 28th June 2022 – Tellyo, the complete cloud production platform, is very pleased to announce the latest version of its flagship Stream Studio solution, which includes a host of quality of life and usability improvements.
Version 1.31.0 – codename ‘Vertical Video Syndrome’ – puts more of the mission critical information you need closer to hand. First up, we’re adding support for multiple aspect ratio outputs – this one’s for you, TikTokers! – and including tally indicators in Playouts and Guests for convenience. We’re also adding call parameter and connection quality information in Guests, making it easier to see guest status at any given time during a production. In addition, we’ve further optimised Sync Group sources, improving stability when there are multiple (10+) guest sources in a production, and we’ve improved the Playout function we introduced just before NAB Show 2022, adding new types of sources and simplifying the user interface. Finally, we’re introducing a fix for audio PTS deltas in the output streams to compensate for the non-linear nature of the system clock on AWS VMs, helping to keep your hardware decoders happy!
Size Me Up
We’re very pleased to include support for multiple aspect ratio outputs in our latest version, giving users a variety of different aspect ratio choices and giving TikTokers everywhere immediate access to 9:16, making content distribution even quicker and easier.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/multiple-master-outputs/
What’s the Tally?
Live production can be dynamic, fluid and sometimes stressful, and it’s important that Producers and Technical Directors have ready access to key information during productions. Our latest version of Stream Studio adds Tally indicators in Playouts and Guests, giving everyone a very immediate and visual reference of who is live on-air at any given time during a production.
Party of Ten
Our customers are increasingly using Stream Studio to add multiple guests and contributors to their productions, and we know that stability is critical in these situations. Having carried out extensive tests in-house, we’ve made some changes to Sync Group sources so you’ll see an impressive improvement in platform stability and smoothness when you’re including ten guests or more.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/guests/
Play it Again
Just before NAB 2022 we introduced our new Playout feature which enables the creation of full 24/7 channels. Many of our customers had been requesting this feature and it has proved to be extremely popular. With this latest release we’re pleased to simplify and refine the Playout menu options.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/playouts/
Timing is Everything
This latest version includes an important bug fix to address the issue of the frame presentation timestamps being taken from ‘realtime’ clock of virtual machines, and potential deviation from actual time. Our fix compensates for this, ensuring that all timings are correct and as per user expectation.
For any more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us at email@example.com, and we look forward to hearing your thoughts on this new release. We always value and appreciate your feedback!
London, UK, 15th June 2022 – Tellyo, the complete cloud production platform, is very pleased to announce the latest updates to the ever-popular Tellyo Pro video editing, clipping and distribution solution. Version 2.32.0 – code name ‘Pollena Eva’ – sees the addition of a transcoded stream preview to our popular Stream Monitor feature, as well as the doubling of the number of rendering slots within the platform for even greater flexibility. We’re also improving and simplifying the user interface for Destination Management, giving users the option to keep or discard content that is held in watch folders, adding subtitles (when available) to the video preview in folders and also adding a ‘hover to preview’ feature for video thumbnails in lists in the folders section.
Tellyo Pro’s Stream Monitor feature has received lots of positive feedback since its introduction, and we’re now pleased to build on this important workflow tool by adding transcoded stream previews. The transcoded video takes less bandwidth and also addresses browser limitations, enabling your web browser to show all of the streams that Tellyo Pro’s video backend supports.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/monitoring-a-stream/
In response to feedback from our user community, we’re very pleased to double up the number of rendering slots within Tellyo Pro from two to four (per instance). This will enable more clips to be rendered at any one time and will enable multiple users to produce content more quickly, speeding up workflows and efficiency.
Another significant change is the rebranding of our Account Management menu option to ‘Destination Management’; we’ve also simplified the interface, making all of the destinations visible when entering the view and making the most common control options more readily available to you.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/manage-destinations/
We know that users value the ability to bring content into Tellyo Pro from other locations automatically via our watch folders feature. However, we are aware there has been some confusion over what happens to these files once transferred to Tellyo Pro. To remove any ambiguity, we’re introducing flags so you can choose whether copies of the original files remain in their source location after transfer to Tellyo Pro, or are discarded. More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/watch-folders/
Another new feature is the addition of subtitles (where available) to the video in preview in folders, giving users a more accurate and comprehensive preview of their content before publication.
Hover to Preview
In common with many other video platforms, we’re also introducing a ‘hover to preview’ feature, so that users can see a short preview of their content when they hover their mouse over a video thumbnail. Again, this helps to remove any uncertainty over the nature of the content in question and acts as a quick ‘sanity check’ for users before publishing or distributing content.
More info: https://app.tellyo.com/guide/first-time-in-folders/
For any more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we look forward to hearing your thoughts on this new release. We always value and appreciate your feedback!
London, UK, 31st March 2022 – Tellyo, the complete cloud production platform, is very pleased to announce the appointment of Jacob Vernick in the new role of Sales Engineer for the USA. A native of Asbury Park in New Jersey, Jacob has been working in and around video for nearly a decade, having held various roles as a Videographer, Technical Director, Sports Highlight Editor, and Solutions Engineer. Jacob graduated from Drexel University’s Westphal College of Media Art and Design, and received a Sports Emmy® award in 2019 for his contributions to MLB Tonight. When not at work, Jacob can be found at the Silverball Museum and Arcade in Asbury Park trying (and failing) to take down local pinball records.
“I’m extremely pleased to be joining Team Tellyo during this impressive period of growth for the company”, Jacob notes. “Tellyo has recently made significant investments in marketing, customer service and sales, and the latest expansion of the client base in the US now calls for dedicated resource to support customers in their time zones and ensure their success. I’m really looking forward to using my industry knowledge to help our customers get the best from our solutions, simplify their workflows and expand their audience reach”.
Tellyo’s CEO Richard Collins is very happy to welcome Jacob to the team. “Tellyo’s solutions are all about Smarter Production”, he comments. “We’re helping our customers move to a more efficient way working that’s faster, greener and more profitable. We’ve recently added some impressive names to our list of US customers and I know they will benefit greatly from Jacob’s expertise, enthusiasm and his dedication to excellent service. With further North American appointments in the pipeline, it’s an exciting time for our team, several of whom will be at NAB Show next month showcasing our full portfolio of solutions. If you’d like to meet Jacob, Tellyo will be on booth N1932 throughout the event; drop by or click here to arrange a meeting!”
Tellyo is your complete cloud production platform.
Tellyo empowers media teams to produce engaging and compelling live content that can be easily streamed to multiple digital and social media destinations using Stream Studio, Tellyo’s cloud-based vision mixer/production switcher. With Tellyo Pro, branded video clips, highlights and compilations can be created and published to channels simultaneously and instantly, from anywhere, all with one click. Tellyo Guest helps you deliver high-quality web conferences, events and presentations in real-time that invite external contributors and commentators into productions from multiple devices. Tellyo Talent lets athletes, actors, sponsors, ambassadors and influencers amplify your reach and engagement across social media.
For more information, visit www.tellyo.com
Run by Future and TVB Europe, the Best of Show Awards recognise achievements in product innovation and service development at IBC 2018. Our cloud-based video production platform and its three new platform solutions are shortlisted in the ‘Delivery’ category.
Making their first appearances at IBC 2018, the new solutions ensure Tellyo Pro gives more power to digital and social teams to get video stories out quickly and more effectively shape the narrative across online channels.
The three new solutions are: Stream Studio (a cloud-based live production suite for creating customised live streams for social channels and audiences), Smart Clips (an intelligent tool for quickly clipping short videos and to assist teams and editors), and Auto Clip-to-Post (which fully automates clip creation, social messaging and social posting).
“We’re delighted to be shortlisted for the Best of Show Awards at IBC 2018, being run by Future and TVB Europe. It feels great to be recognised for our drive to continually deliver intelligent technology that supports digital teams, social video editors and video creators within an industry built on narrative storytelling. Being shortlisted is all down to the strength of our team and the excellent partnerships we have with our clients.”
This week we’re launching three exciting new solutions – Stream Studio, Smart Clips and Auto Clip-to-Post – as well as our Pro Media API partnership with Twitter. All will make their first appearances at the IBC Show 2018 in Amsterdam, which we’ll attending from Friday.
What’s the story behind our announcements? Because we’re driven to continuously deliver intelligent technology, our new solutions and Twitter partnership are designed to better enable digital and social teams to build video stories quickly and amplify these across the web, all in a highly managed, monetizable and secure way.
Our new solutions
These include a new product – Stream Studio – and two major feature upgrades in Smart Clips and Auto Clip-to-Post.
Stream Studio is our cloud-based live production suite for creating customised live streams for social channels and audiences. By switching between streams, adding visual layers and distributing to multiple destinations simultaneously, Stream Studio means you can build greater engagement and add value to audiences in real time. Request a demo ›
Smart Clips is an intelligent tool for quickly clipping short videos. Designed to dramatically speed up work flows, it runs alongside human social-video editors and, through metadata, suggests clips and highlights. Editors can then choose to add clips to montages with a single click. Request a demo ›
Auto Clip-to-Post fully automates clip creation, social messaging and social posting. It can run on multiple streams simultaneously and, when combined with Smart Clips, multiplies the events and games one editor can effectively cover. Auto Clip-to-Post is entirely new to the market – a solution capable of pulling event metadata and using it in a unique and clever way to construct clips and social messages, then posting these to social channels. Request a demo ›
Our Twitter Pro Media Partnership
All of the new solutions build upon our firm belief that the best stories are told by humans to humans, which has resulted in us putting considerable energy into empowering digital teams and social video editors, and equipping them with world-class technology solutions.
A clear example is our official Twitter Pro Media partnership, which now provides our existing and future clients with the highest level of video integration on Twitter.
The new partnership adds 20+ new Twitter features, including extended monetisation opportunities such as the Amplify Publisher Program and In-Stream Ads and Sponsorships, as well as enhanced geo-targeting, advanced meta-tagging and simplified publishing workflows.
“I’m delighted to announce the launch of our three new solutions – Stream Studio, Smart Clips and Auto Clip-to-Post – as well as our partnership with Twitter. These new developments will give more power to digital teams, social video editors and creators by delivering greater tools for getting video stories out quickly and more effectively shaping the narrative across online and social media channels. Our Twitter partnership will also enable teams, editors and creators to maximise video story telling on one of the globe’s favourite digital channels.”
Last night, Dutch racer Dion Beukeboom attempted to break the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Hour Record, gunning for Sir Bradley Wiggins’s iconic feat from three years ago.
Chasing the record at the Aguascalientes velodrome in Mexico, Beukeboom recorded 52.757 kilometres, ranking him 4th in distance covered in the illustrious event but still shy of Wiggins’s amazing mark of 54.526 kilometres which was set at London’s Olympic Velodrome in 2015.
Enabling global fans to witness this latest attempt at cycling’s most prestigious record, the UCI live streamed the event to Facebook and the UCI YouTube channel (tv.uci.ch). It also used Tellyo to create and share short clips of key moments to social media throughout Beukeboom’s attempt.
“Tellyo is delighted to have worked with the UCI on such a prestigious event. Through Tellyo, the UCI were able to capture key moments of the attempt, and create and share video edits, GIFs and still images across their social media, helping to engage their audience, share updates on progress and ultimately guide more viewers to the live stream.
“It was compelling viewing and congratulations should go to Beukeboom – it was a superb effort and truly awesome to watch.”
We are proud to share that we were selected as a finalist in the Sports and Performance Data Technologies category for the 10th annual SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event®.
The SXSW Accelerator is the marquee event of South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals (March 9-18, 2018) Startup & Tech Sectors Track, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive technology innovations to a panel of hand-picked judges and a live audience. Out of the more than 600 companies that applied to present at SXSW Accelerator, Tellyo was selected among the 50 finalists spanning 10 separate categories.
The two-day event will be held the first weekend of SXSW Conference & Festivals, Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11, on the third floor of the Downtown Hilton Austin, Salon A/B. The Pitch Event will then culminate with the SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening, March 11, where winning startups from each category and a Best in Show winner will be announced and honored.
The Accelerator will feature finalists across the following 10 categories: Augmented & Virtual Reality, Enterprise & Smart Data, Entertainment & Content, Health & Wearables, Hyper-Connected Communities, Payment & FinTech, Security & Privacy, Social & Culture, Sports & Performance Data, and Transportation.
Tellyo will present among four other companies in the Sports and Performance Data Technologies category on Sunday 11 March 2018.
Richard Collins, Tellyo CEO, said: “We’re excited to be shortlisted for the highly prestigious SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event and honored to be sharing the stage with other leading-edge technology innovators. At the event in March, we look forward to showcasing our cloud-based video production platform, and how it helps our customers to amplify live sports events and engage with fans more effectively online.”
Tellyo’s cloud-based video production platform gives sports broadcasters and rights holders the solutions they need to easily create engaging videos from live content, and share them to social and digital channels in real-time. The company has partnerships with the International Table Tennis Federation, Guinness PRO14 Rugby, broadcaster Polsat, sports television producer Sunset+Vine, extreme sports event organiser FISE, and British Cycling.
“For the past decade, we’ve had the honor of offering a platform to some of the most cutting-edge global technologies and innovations – allowing CEOs and developers to present their solutions to investors, potential partners and key targets,” said SXSW Accelerator Event Producer Chris Valentine. “Of those who’ve presented on stage, over 70% have gone on to receive funding in excess of nearly $4.63 billion. In addition, 16% of these companies went on to be acquired. We look forward to once again being a launching pad for startups to achieve some of their greatest successes. All of us with SXSW Accelerator are proud and impressed by the companies who are truly changing industries and changing the world.”
For more information about SXSW Accelerator and to view the complete list of finalists, visit: http://www.sxsw.com/interactive/awards/accelerator.
SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. The event, an essential destination for global professionals, features sessions, showcases, screenings, exhibitions, and a variety of networking opportunities. SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together. SXSW 2018 will take place March 9-18, 2018.
Today, the International Table Tennis Federation announced its deal with Tellyo, the most advanced social video production, editing and sharing platform on the market.
Tellyo will support the ITTF with the creation and sharing of video content on ITTF’s official social media channels and for all 80 ITTF tournaments; calendar highlights include the Seamaster 2017 ITTF World Tour, World Championships and World Cup Series.
The decision to work with Tellyo was made after an initial trial in February 2017, when the ITTF reached over three million fans and achieved 600,000 views of the video content Tellyo created.
Matthew Pound, Head of Communications at ITTF, said:
“We have found Tellyo to be a great platform for providing short form content for our fans from our top events, in real-time. This has increased engagement dramatically. We are looking forward to working with Tellyo to explore new functionalities to further service our fans.”
He continued: “There are similar services now on the market, however the ITTF chose Tellyo because it offered the best functionality, in a simple layout, for a competitive price.”
Using Tellyo, the ITTF will stream parts of its matches live on Facebook as well as show full games via its online streaming platform ‘itTV’. Tellyo will also enable the governing body to create video clips, featuring spectacular shots and rallies, that can then be shared on social platforms in seconds.
Our CEO, Richard Collins said:
“We’re delighted to partner with the ITTF. Table tennis is a great sport with a huge global following. Through the use of Tellyo, we look forward to helping the ITTF grow its following to new heights and increasing its engagement levels across their social platforms. The initial results are encouraging for both parties, with over three million individuals engaging with the content during a limited test.”