Jon Orlin, who runs TechCrunch TV, was initially a skeptic. But he did some beta and real world testing and was very impressed. Orlin says “Latakoo solves a real problem for us. We recently had some large HD video files shot for our Keen On show in Aspen. Andrew Keen was able to use the simple compress and upload software to send the files to us for editing. Without Latakoo, it would have taken at least 6 hours to just upload the files. We were able to complete the transfer and start editing in less than 30 minutes. And the quality was perfectly acceptable, even after the heavy file compression.” Orlin adds there are other ways to transfer large video files, but most involve expensive hardware or software.
You can read the whole article here. What a great end to a great week.