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As pioneers in the Over-The-Top digital video space, we have learned some lessons and we’re ready to share. Our project management leaders will guide your team whether you are just getting started, need help developing content, distribution and monetization strategies or are ready to launch.
Extend Your Reach,
Grow Your Audience
Audience consumption of content on OTT streaming devices is exploding. We’ll help you get your valuable content and messaging in front of this audience. Our next-generation applications are developed for the most popular platforms, including Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and iOS and Android mobile devices.
We’ve got your Back
We’re not a “one-size-fits-all” solution. Our goal is to integrate with your current systems and workflows, understand your needs now and down the road, make key technology and video recommendations both large and small, and help you grow your OTT and mobile products at your pace.
- Fast-launching OTT solutions
- Award-winning mobile apps
- Calkins Blue, a linear solution
- Hands-on project management
- Technology & sales training
- Strategy consulting
- Monetization partners & solutions
- Analytics dashboard
Calkins Digital Introduces New Linear Product
Calkins Blue provides a quick solution for managing linear streams across digital platforms. Read More
OTT: Local TV's Latest Growth Opportunity
Determined not to be caught on the back foot by yet another powerful digital trend, some broadcasters are pushing out their local content on OTT platforms. “You have to be where the eyeballs are going,” says Guy Tasaka of Calkins Media, which developed an OTT platform for its media properties and is now selling it to others. Read More
Edutopia Heads to Roku, Amazon, Apple Devices
The Edutopia streaming channel — a free video education endeavor created by the George Lucas Educational Foundation — is now available on Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV devices. The channel offers more than 200 original and curated short-form videos offering educators ideas on what to implement in their schools and a series of theme-based videos that cover project-based learning, social and emotional learning, comprehensive assessment, integrated studies, student engagement, technology integration and teacher development. Read More
Calkins Media Wins With OTT
At an NAB session Sunday, Calkins Media shared how it has monetized live linear OTT with relatively small viewer numbers. Read More
How Mobile Video is Helping Publishers Build Audiences and Create Revenue
If it’s not in your hand, it’s likely by your side, and if it’s not in your line of sight, you’re probably looking for it. Read More
Posted: June 9, 2016
From Broadcast to OTT
WWSB ABC-7 launched OTT apps for Amazon’s Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV to reach new audiences, resulting in a large increase in video plays and time spent with video. This case study explores how WWSB took its video content over-the-top with Calkins Digital.Download case study
Calkins Digital is a small team of technologists, strategists, and creatives with roots in legacy media. We are a part of Calkins Media, a family-owned media company with a strong history of publishing and broadcasting. We helped Calkins Media become one of the first news media organizations in the U.S. to stream video content for its newspaper and broadcast television properties on branded OTT apps. In 2015, Calkins Digital was awarded Innovator of the Year by the Local Media Association for pioneering work in this space.
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