This NodeJS sample code is an example app that demonstrates how to build a Custom Action for the Frame.io developer video platform service. Custom Actions provides a way to build integrations into Frame.io as programmable UI components. This enables a class of workflows to be triggered by users in the application. The Frame.io platform provides professional video review and collaboration support, for video teams that need to track the creative process in a single workbench, with integrations that include; Premiere Pro, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Slack and others. Frame.io is a leading video review and collaboration platform that is built by real working video creators.
In a bid for a larger chunk of the unified communications market, CounterPath announced an API for its Bria for Windows communications platform. The Vancouver company produces softphones, which allow users to make Internet phone calls (think Skype and Google Voice) from a computer or a mobile device. Although a relatively small player in the market, Counterpath has a respectable 10 million downloads of its client. Its client consists of X-lite, free, and Bria for commercial use. Bria offers voice and video over fixed, mobile and WiFi networks. It's ability to automatically switch to WiFi, allows users to stay connected while saving money.
No need to send your users off to get embed code, the snippet of text needed to include videos and other rich media in a web page. All you need is the original URL to the content and Embed.ly returns the HTML you need, along with plenty of other useful meta-data. And it supports an impressive list of over 100 sites.
Snapchat recently opened up its long-awaited API to creative agencies and ad tech companies. Top players in the ad industry are already jumping on the bandwagon and these early birds are getting plenty of attention, writes Lauren Johnson over at Adweek.