Late nights, and the secret workhorse behind 95% of Super Bowl commercials
Even though the Super Bowl is a football game, it isn’t just about football. For millions of Americans and viewers worldwide, it’s about the action off the field…the commercials. From funny to shocking, heartwarming to awe-inspiring, viewers love Super Bowl commercials almost as much as they love the big game.
CTO Daniel Bondurant on Wiredrive’s Security Practices
On April 7, 2014 the Heartbleed OpenSSL bug was announced and the Wiredrive ops team had all servers patched within hours. This is one of the most serious security related problems we have ever seen. Wiredrive relies on SSL to encrypt traffic between a browser or application and our servers. The encryption is necessary so
95% of Super Bowl Commercials Powered by Wiredrive Customers
A recent survey revealed 95% of commercial advertisements aired nationally during Super Bowl XLVIII were created by Wiredrive customers. “For most businesses, there are particular events that serve as informal measures of growth and achievement,” said Wiredrive CEO Taylor Tyng. “The Super Bowl has long been a way of gauging the impact of our service in
Improved email delivery with Mandrill
We recently implemented a new email delivery program called Mandrill that improves the speed, dependability and tracking of presentation emails sent from Wiredrive. Mandrill is the transactional email service that powers MailChimp’s world-class email marketing platform and their more than 4 billion monthly emails. Using Mandrill’s robust, reliable delivery infrastructure, we can ensure that more
Faster Uploading Everywhere!
We recently switched to a new, super-fast data transfer network that delivers an incredible boost in upload performance. This secure, private service gives Wiredrive users a direct connection to our datacenter, which means uploads bypass the bottlenecks and traffic jams typical of other shared networks. The results of independent upload tests from major cities around
Find it faster with new search features!
With our new type-forward search features, all your media, projects and presentations are just a few keystrokes away. Check out the video above to learn more about the better, faster way to search Wiredrive. Highlights: Type-forward search filters and displays results as you type Access project rooms directly from the search bar Search the My
Updated Wiredrive Player for WordPress
The Wiredrive Player for WordPress is a popular plug-in that lets users easily embed their Wiredrive presentations into a WordPress-powered website. The updated version of the Wiredrive Player is available now and includes a number of enhancements and customization options, like a new Gallery theme, credit display controls and support for multi-media presentations. For more
Changes to presentation mRSS feeds
At the request of our development community, we have made several changes to the mRSS feed associated with Wiredrive presentations, including the addition of two new thumbnail sizes. We hope these changes will make integrating mRSS feeds an easier, more streamlined process and allow developers to build richer applications and websites with their Wiredrive media.