NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 15, 2013) - Magnify.net has partnered with Wochit.com to add a growing collection of high quality news content to the Magnify.net platform. Wochit produces broadcast-quality video as news breaks or real-time topics start to trend. Wochit joins Magnify's expanding premium source library, giving curators newfound access to thousands of high quality and topical video about news, business, technology, and entertainment.
"Wochit is pleased to join the content providers who are using Magnify.net to help publishers curate and publish video at speed and scale," said Keith McAllister, Wochit's CEO. "Fresh, relevant, and high quality video is vital for any publisher's success. Wochit, the video creation platform in the cloud, helps publishers compete with video."
Magnify.net, the web's leading provider of high quality curated video content, platform services, and video hosting and delivery, now provides video from the leading creators of video on the web including Yahoo, AOL, MSNBC and now Wochit, as well as deep discovery integration with sites including YouTube, Metacafe, Daily Motion, Vimeo, Viddler and more.
"There's no doubt that video is a rapidly expanding space on the web, and the team at Wochit has come up with an innovative way to embrace that speed, and provide the web with topical, timely, and high quality news content that gives sites access to their own custom newsroom," said Magnify CEO Steven Rosenbaum. "We see the Wochit partnership as an important next step for our platform, as video evolves from 'longtail' to 'realtime' and requires both quality and speed."
Magnify.net's and Wochit's combined technologies help balance automated discovery with human curation to bring quality, relevant content to thousands of publishers.
Wochit enables publishers to drive their businesses with original high-quality breaking news and topical video about news, business, technology, and entertainment. Using advanced technology, a unique editorial workflow, and licensed content from global leaders, Wochit is a video production center in the cloud that finds the sweet spot between human touch and automation. As a result, Wochit's publisher partners can compete with quality, relevance, speed, and scale as never before. The company is backed by Redpoint, Greycroft, and Cedar Fund.
The Magnify.net platform provides video curation, discovery and monetization solutions. Users can immediately deploy a curation strategy by enabling them to leverage their best curated and hosted assets.