Vid.ly, a service of Encoding.com, offers services like video transcoding, device detection, delivery, and storage. The company announced an extension of its Vid.ly API, to allow Vid.ly Pro customers to retrieve view statistics of their videos. According to Jeff Malkin, president of Encoding.com, this has been "the most highly-anticipated feature request" since the launch of Vid.ly Pro last summer.
"Pick a year, click refresh, and TRAVEL THROUGH TIME." Starting with that irresistible tagline, the less-than-one-month-old YouTube Time Machine (YTTM) has become an addictive Internet sensation. Noted film critic Rogert Ebert tweeted "You can get lost in here"--in a good way--and linked to the year 1969 (perhaps because he loves the theatrical trailer for On Her Majesty's Secret Service).