Roku SDK 2.0: New Tools, New Challenges

Design Development December 7, 2015 by

Roku recently released SDK 2.0, a major update of its development tools for the popular set-top box. The SDK provides new, more flexible tools for rapidly creating channels that mimic the Roku home screen, while also allowing expanded flexibility to create innovative, custom user experiences. Ratio’s engineering teams have been heads-down implementing this new SDK … Continue reading Roku SDK 2.0: New Tools, New Challenges

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Yahoo Streams the NFL…with help from Ratio

News Strategy October 30, 2015 by

We witnessed a historic first for the video streaming industry when Yahoo made the Jaguars vs Bills NFL game available to viewers worldwide. Ratio had a particularly keen interest in this event, not just because it was an industry-defining moment, but because we created the Yahoo app experience on the Xbox360 that served the game … Continue reading Yahoo Streams the NFL…with help from Ratio

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Ratio Recognized as Seattle’s Top Mobile App Development Agency

News July 6, 2016 by

We have recently been noticed for our top-notch software development. We are honored to be recognized as Seattle’s top Mobile App Development Agency by Clutch.co, a research firm based out of Washington, DC.   Our Reaction “Being recognized alongside other great Seattle firms validates the commitment we have when building quality software solutions that engage … Continue reading Ratio Recognized as Seattle’s Top Mobile App Development Agency

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OTT Brown Bag Session 1 – What is OTT?

News June 30, 2016 by

Our summer learning “brown bag” series is focused on all things OTT. We’ve been developing digital video experiences for over a decade and power dozens of OTT experiences across mobile, web and set-top-box applications for major media companies like Disney, to new media entrants like AerNow. This series of posts will highlight the internal learning … Continue reading OTT Brown Bag Session 1 – What is OTT?

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VR – The New Frontier

Design News Strategy October 17, 2016 by

2007 was a big year, especially for interaction design. The introduction of the iPhone was the first time we combined a touch screen with the phone. It was also the first time the phone was hooked up to a world of content. We didn’t know what sorts of content would be built for it and … Continue reading VR – The New Frontier

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The New Apple TV

Development Strategy September 9, 2015 by

Ratio is super excited about the launch of the new Apple TV and the opening of Apple’s living room device to the broad market of media and entertainment companies who want to be there. The original Apple TV lagged behind in terms of the innovation and evolution we’ve seen over the last few years in the … Continue reading The New Apple TV

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The 5 things to know about Casting

Development News Strategy July 23, 2015 by

OTT is no longer a new trend, its a massive force that is transforming the way we consume video content across every screen. The data continues to validate this shift in the industry and every video publisher is having to consider how they will reach the audience in ways that drive consumption and generate economic … Continue reading The 5 things to know about Casting

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OTT Video Executive Summit Key Takeaways

News Strategy July 7, 2015 by

I was a panelist again this year at the OTT Exec Summit in NYC.  This year was particularly affirming both in terms of the strength of the marketplace as well as the technological approach that Ratio is taking with the Ratio TV product offering.  As we mentioned in the last blogpost, Ratio took home the … Continue reading OTT Video Executive Summit Key Takeaways

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