Pixvana Open Projection Format
Sep 26, 2016
A new open file specification for VR streaming. Streaming great looking VR video experiences is a big challenge due to the large bandwidth requirements. While many apps and services such as YouTube let you stream 360 videos to VR headsets, the results are often soft and full of artifacts. Our...
- XR Lab
An Intro to FOVAS: Field of View Adaptive Streaming for Virtual Reality
Jun 16, 2016
VR videos are big. REALLY big. Pixvana is introducing unique field-of-view transforms to tackle the challenge of streaming them efficiently over networks. VR video begins as simultaneous streams from multiple cameras, sometimes as many as 24. These streams are then stitched together to create a...
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- XR Lab
Valve’s Steam 360 Video Player Powered with Pixvana’s SPIN Play SDK
May 10, 2017
Valve’s Steam 360 Video Player is live! We’re proud to partner with Valve to make it easier than ever for content creators to publish and monetize VR experiences on the Steam store. Today SPIN Studio is integrated into Valve’s Steam 360 Video Player. By leveraging the combined power of...
Try SPIN Launchkit!
Apr 21, 2017
The Fast Way to Flawless VR Video Pixvana is pioneering a cloud-based platform for XR storytelling. Find us at NAB in the Akamai booth (South Hall, SL3324) and demo our end-to-end solution for creating and delivering ultra high-resolution VR video experiences. Get Started with the SPIN Launc...
Catch these 360/VR Films at Cannes Next 2017
May 18, 2017
Cannes Film Festival celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2017! Cannes Film Festival’s innovation hub, Next, focuses on 360/VR films this year and features a large lineup (over 100 works!) of incredible films in this emerging storytelling medium. VR films can be viewed in booths, in theaters, ...
May 5, 2017
Today marked a momentous occasion for Pixvana – we shipped SPIN Studio to our first group of SPIN LaunchKit partners! Congrats to the entire team for every year, month, minute, and second of hard work and dedication to this visionary V1 product. SPIN LaunchKit partners receive access to ou...