The StreamSpot Blog

Insight, news and reviews from the StreamSpot staff

Taron Foxworth

Taron Foxworth is the Director of Technology at StreamSpot. Taron is a graduate of Xavier University where he received his degree in Computer Science. He is also an expert in software development, scaling and security.

Recent Posts

Sneak Peek at Upcoming StreamSpot Analytics Upgrades

Posted by Taron Foxworth on Jun 10, 2016 12:47:26 PM

Behind the scenes, StreamSpot developers have been working to make your user experience with us even better. Recently, we turbocharged our CDN, and our latest focus is enhancing your StreamSpot Analytics. Until now, our analytics reporting gave you the ability to understand the "when," "where," and "how" of your viewers. The user's agent was tracked to provide you with accurate device information, as well as their IP address to provide location data, to allow our reports to give details on when a viewer starts watching your broadcast and how long they stayed, but we're excited to announce that we're taking our metrics reporting far beyond the basics. It's information that is important to our customers to dig deeper to gauge what kind of audience they are attracting online. Here are a few of the new features we're rolling out in the upcoming weeks:

Read More

Topics: New StreamSpot Features

StreamSpot is now turbocharged

Posted by Taron Foxworth on Apr 29, 2016 6:08:29 PM

What to expect from our new content delivery network

At StreamSpot, we’re committed to providing the best streaming experience possible for broadcasters and viewers alike. For our customers, that means making sure that your content is being streamed in the highest quality, an integral part of the StreamSpot experience.

Read More

Topics: New StreamSpot Features

Bit Rates and Live Streaming: What is the connection? How to choose?

Posted by Taron Foxworth on Dec 22, 2015 6:35:37 PM

Our Director of Technology, Taron Foxworth, is kicking off a new blog series on streaming basics geared towards broadcasters. This blog post focuses on the definition and impact of bit rates on live streaming.

Read More

Topics: Live Streaming Overview, streaming basics

Introductions All Around - Meet StreamSpot's Director of Technology and our New StreamSpot player

Posted by Taron Foxworth on Nov 24, 2015 4:51:58 PM

My name is Taron Foxworth. I am the new Director of Technology at StreamSpot. I joined this team to build awesome products. It’s my goal to make sure that we innovate and create new ideas that bring value to our customers and viewers. From my first day at StreamSpot, I've been working towards the release of our updated StreamSpot player. We recently released the player BETA, and I am so excited to tell you about it.

Technology moves faster today than ever. People can have a presence at an event without physically being there. Here at StreamSpot, we are dedicated to making that experience as simple as possible, for both customers and their viewers.  Let me provide a high level view of our re-engineered video player. 

Read More

Topics: New StreamSpot Features

Subscribe to Email Updates

About StreamSpot

Your One-Stop Solution for Live Streaming 

We live, eat, and breathe streaming here at StreamSpot. We're all about sharing updates about our offerings, as well as making sure our customers are well-informed with the latest and greatest in streaming tips, tricks, and helpful advice.

You'll want to follow our blog if you:

  • Are a StreamSpot customer or interested in becoming one
  • Have a desire for keeping up to date with StreamSpot's latest updates
  • Want to know what's newsworthy in the live streaming industry