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Streamago Builds on Wowza to Become #1 App

June 27, 2017 by Holly Regan

Using Wowza technology, Streamago created a live-streaming app for iOS and Android that climbed to first place in both the Apple iTunes and Google Play stores.

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Announcing the DeveloperWeek NY 2017 Hackathon Challenge Winners!

June 26, 2017 by James Jackson

Here are the winners of New York's largest challenge-driven hackathon!

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5 Ways Live Streaming Helps You Win the App Battle

May 15, 2017 by Holly Regan

Apps are fighting for the attention of mobile-video consumers—and it’s a battle to the death. To survive, your app needs live-streaming video.

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Building With Modules Part 2: How People Use Them

April 26, 2017 by Anthony Lazaro

Whether you’re a first-time module builder or you’ve been at it for years, we’ve compiled some useful information on how others in the industry are doing it. This is Part 2 in a two-part series on extending Wowza Streaming Engine using server-side Java modules.

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Building with Modules Part 1: What They Are and Why They Matter

March 14, 2017 by Robert Reinhardt

Learn how to build modules and why they are a key component for complete control over your video assets and streaming requirements when using Wowza Streaming Engine. This is Part 1 in a two-part series on extending Wowza Streaming Engine with server-side modules.

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Doing What’s Never Been Done

March 6, 2017 by James Jackson

Hackathons have become one of the most fertile breeding grounds for applications, where developers come together to create apps that excite and provide real impact to end users. Wowza is proud to be a part of the hackathon community, providing on-site training, workshops and free developer tools to inspire teams and help ideas come to life.

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DeveloperWeek Hackathon 2017

February 6, 2017 by James Jackson

Wowza is sponsoring the 2017 DeveloperWeek Hackathon on February 11-12 in San Francisco, as par of the DeveloperWeek Conference and Festival. The hackathon gives developers of varying experiences with the opportunity to use our suite of dev tools and work alongside our streaming experts. Join us at the hackathon using the code DW17-OPEN when you register. You can also schedule a meeting with one of our developers or architects throughout the week here.

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HackCU: The Next Social Streaming App is Born

January 10, 2017 by James Jackson

Wowza recently sponsored the HackCU hackathon, Major League Hacking's largest U.S. hackathon. As part of Local Hack Day, teams were given the opportunity to leverage the Wowza suite of media streaming developer tools. Taking place on the University of Colorado Boulder campus, HackCU brought together 200+ developers, key development tools, and enough energy drinks to keep a small town awake for two months.

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New PHP Library for Accessing the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API

December 28, 2016 by Wowza Developer Relations

When leveraging the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API, figuring out where to start can be a daunting task. With this in mind, we've developed a small PHP library wrapper for the Wowza Streaming Engine REST API. You can download it, install it, and use the example scripts to get off on the right foot in building a solution for your use case.

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Deploying a Wowza Streaming Engine Image with a Docker Container

December 5, 2016 by James Jackson

Wowza now offers the option to quickly deploy Wowza Streaming Engine images using a Docker container, making it easier than ever for developers, dev ops, operations, and IT professionals to quickly and easily deploy the world’s leading streaming software.

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