Encoding.com lands $2 million in VC; Netflix losing money in Canada

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> NBA Digital says it's followed up a successful regular season of over-the-top delivery on NBA.com and delivery to mobile device on NBA Mobile with a solid first week of the NBA playoffs. Article

> Online video encoding specialist Encoding.com has landed $2 million in funding just a week after it announced a new product, Instant Encoding, which starts transcoding source videos as the upload Article

> Looks like there's no joy for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet owners who were hoping to use the device to stream online videos from Hulu, the device, released this week, already has been blocked from the Article

> D-Link launched a Wireless N 300 Gigabit Router (DIR-651), offering increased performance and speed over previous generation 802.11g devices. It's equipped with 802.11n technology, four Gigabit ports to provide speeds up to 10 times faster than standard 10/100 ports, multiple intelligent antennas, and Intelligent Quality of Service (QoS). The device allows consumers to browse the web, stream media and share data more efficiently. Release

> New research forecasts 20.1 percent compounded average annual growth for IPTV homes in the U.S., as well as an increase of 7.8 million digital cable TV subscribers in the U.S. through 2015. Article

> Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) today said it lost money in its Canadian movie streaming operation during the first quarter, but said losses were "in line" with its earlier guidance. Article

> Despite inroads by over-the-top offerings like Hulu and Netflix, rising prices increasing subscriber agitation and cord-cutting rumors, the pay-TV market appears to be recording gains. Article

> Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) FiOS TV service added 192,000 subscribers in the first quarter, accelerating a trend that has pushed the telco's video offering to more than 3.7 million users. Article

> U-verse continued to support AT&T's (NYSE:T) wireline unit in the first quarter, seeing 218,000 new subscribers for the U-verse TV service. Article

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