Category Archives: News

Always be sharing: using social video for sales and education

This is a fully-referenced write-up of the talk I gave at Video World Expo earlier today. You can’t talk about selling online without talking about social media. In the beginning, television (together with cinema, an even older delivery platform) was … Continue reading

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latakoo goes Presidential: Sending Video from Conventions

The 2012 political conventions came and went, without me. A small part of me was screaming to participate! I sat home and watched. Just a few years ago, the only thing that could keep me from the middle of the … Continue reading

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latakoo Signs Development Deal with NBC

At latakoo, we’ve always loved the news. Loved Reading it. Loved Watching It. Loved Reporting it. But few news days have meant as much to us personally as today’s stories. First – some background – the latakoo app sends video … Continue reading

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latakoo and NBC: Official News Release

(News Release, July 12, 2012) latakoo Signs Video Technology Development Agreement with  NBC News/NBC Universal Global News Network to Finalize Testing of Video Transfer Tools (Austin, Texas) – NBC News and parent company NBC Universal have signed a development agreement … Continue reading

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Fly me to the Space Station

Fly me to the Moon! Or to the International Space Station to be more exact. What a week it has been at latakoo. We can’t tell you how proud we are to have helped the Science Channel deliver video from … Continue reading

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Feeling Supersonic: The New Space Race & The Koo

Just after 3:45 a.m. Tuesday, May 22, and nearly one minute and 20 seconds into launch, NASA engineers determined, “vehicle is supersonic.” The launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9, a moment five years in the making, had moved NASA and … Continue reading

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Movie Making with the iPhone

When Steven Spielberg needed to fulfill a Boy Scout merit badge requirement, he grabbed the 8mm camera. That was the start. We all know the rest of the story. Spielberg’s first movie, The Last Gunfight, was shot with his father’s 8mm … Continue reading

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The Fastest Wins

There are two distinct challenges with sending video over the Internet. They are both critical. One is speed of transmission and the other is quality of the video when it arrives on the other end. These two issues have much … Continue reading

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latakoo Receives National Attention from CBS Radio

CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca discovered latakoo’s make video simple service at South by Southwest and decided he needed to tell the world about us. Mr. Skamenca interviewed latakoo Chief of Strategic Communications, James Moore as well as latakoo founder and President, … Continue reading

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latakoo Sends Large Video Files Fast to Box

Integration powers and simplifies video collaboration for 8 Million Box Customers March 14, 2012 Contact: James Moore, james@latakoo.com, 512.300.9232; 512.502.5666 (Austin, Texas) – Video management company, latakoo (latakoo.com) has integrated with Box to provide a simplified approach to accessing and … Continue reading

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