Mariko Hewer

Biography for Mariko Hewer

Mariko Hewer is the associate editor for FierceEnterpriseCommunications, FierceOnlineVideo and FierceCable. She has lived in Washington, D.C., all her life and graduated from the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism in May 2012. Mariko has previous B2B experience working with Hanley Wood LLC on publications concerning architecture and construction and is excited to be editing for and learning about the wireline industry. You can contact her at or by following @FierceEntComm, @FierceOnlineVid and @marikohewer on Twitter. TESTING

Articles by Mariko Hewer

Aereo CEO Kanojia: Priority for company is 'wide-based deployment approach'

Aereo CEO and founder Chet Kanojia said Tuesday at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia in New York that his company has seen its subscriber base grow times 10 in the last three to four months.

Aereo, amid challenges, looks ahead to possibilities

Aereo founder and CEO Chet Kanojia is all about pleasing his customers. That's what he told FierceOnlineVideo in a recent interview.

NAB coverage from Las Vegas

The annual National Association of Broadcasters show is this week, and Fierce's Sue Marek and Steve Donohue are covering the action live in Las Vegas.

Week in research: Facebook videos garner more engagement than YouTube links

A study by Socialbakers monitoring 3,684 YouTube links and 458 videos uploaded directly to Facebook over 6 days showed the Facebook videos have a 40 percent higher engagement level than YouTube links.

Netflix to offer $100,000 in 10 prizes for cloud computing solutions

Netflix announced Thursday that it would offer prize money of $100,000 to innovators who suggest improvements for the streaming video industry giant.

Week in research: Ooyala reports live video trumps VOD; Videology shows online video helps ad recall

New research from Ooyala shows several positive trends for the online video industry during 2012, most notably a 91 percent conversion rate between Black Friday and mid-December. Consumers also watched live video on desktops 18 times longer than VOD content, proving live video is "highly engaging," said the report.

Week in research: Online views of Russian meteorite set record; ads in longer videos viewed more often

The meteorite that broke windows and injured over 1,500 people as it disintegrated over Russia became the fastest video event ever to hit a True Reach of more than 100 million views, reported Visible Measures in a blog post. True Reach is a method that combines video clips related to the event being measured.

Week in research: Australian real-time video ad industry booming; Super Bowl ads benefiting from online sharing

A quarterly research report by online video marketing firm TubeMogul found the Australian online video market is experiencing strong growth and high demand, particularly for real-time ads.

New FCC filing offers clues about future Apple TV

According to an FCC filing published Jan. 29, Apple may soon release an updated version of the Apple TV.

Twitter video sharing app faces problems on launch day

Twitter's new video sharing service experienced some problems during its launch on Thursday.