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If every person has a video camera and editing station in their pocket nowadays, why aren’t more companies using video to communicate more effectively with their team?
Connor Sears July 08, 2020
July 13, 2020

Member uploads

Member video uploads

Members now have the ability to upload and manage their own videos! This allows teams to work more fluidly all in one place. The new management pages also give each member the ability to easily share videos with their team.

Other updates

  • Automatic subtitles: Every video is given subtitles automatically in addition to the readable tanscript.
  • See who has watched a video: Video analytics pages now show who has seen a video and how much of the video they’ve watched.
  • Upload custom thumbnails: Users can now give each video a custom thumbnail rather than using the generated options.
  • Set the date on a video: Uploading a video a few days later than the event’s date? You can now set the date of any video.
  • Edit transcripts: Transcripts can now be improved manually when errors occur.
  • Clearer encoding progress: Percentages are now soon to give more clarity into the progress of a given video’s ecoding process.
  • Better pagination support: Pages load faster and only show a limited number of videos per page.

July 02, 2020

Introducing Remote

Connor Sears
Running a single slide deck with multiple presenters isn't easy and we thought it was kinda silly that there wasn’t a good way for presenters to advance their slides without saying 'next slide please' over and over.

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June 16, 2020

Video Analytics

Video Analytics

We’ve shipped video analytics! Now, every video comes with its own analytics page that gives you insight into what parts of your video are being watched and the average amount of time people spend watching.

Other improvements and fixes

  • Video and collection embeds: Integrate seamlessly into your internal wikis, blogs, or intranet so you can distribute your video content wherever your team needs it.
  • Secret collections: Create a space inside your channel to organize videos that are only meant for a small, private group of people.
  • Commenting at a timestamp: Annotate your videos and focus each video’s conversation.

May 18, 2020

SAML SSO with Okta

SAML SSO with Okta

Our SAML integration with Okta allows you to more easily manage access to your channel by allowing your team to log in through your existing, secure SSO provider. The integration uses Just-in-Time provisioning so each new member of your channel will have their account provisioned when they sign in for the first time. Learn how to get things set up here.

Other improvements and fixes

  • Sharing videos at a specific timestamp so you never have to tell someone to skip to minute 23 of a video.
  • Help center that documents Rewatch’s features and serves as a helpful quide for running your channel. Check it out at
  • Integrated support chat in the app so you can easily contact us with any questions or issues you might have.

April 29, 2020

New features and improvements

  • Darkmode Each member can set their own preferred appearance in their personal settings.
  • Improved transcription search allow your team to stop wasting time and search keywords directing in any video. Click the timestamp to jump directly to that point in the video.
  • Zoom integration Sync a meeting or webinar ID to your channel to automatically pull in and transcribe your Zoom calls. You can install the integration from your channel admin settings or from the Zoom Marketplace.
  • Watchlists that integrate seamlessly into your internal wikis, blogs, or intranet and allow you to distribute your video content wherever you need it.
  • Profiles give you a clear view into your organization and what videos each person has uploaded or is tagged in.
  • Likes let your team show support for the videos they find helpful or informative.

March 30, 2020

What’s new

  • Responsive video player thats works on any device so that your can access your team’s videos from anywhere.
  • Comments & @mentions give your team agency to engage with your videos and continue productive conversations.
  • Mobile improvements that make it easy to watch to admin and brose your channel on any device.
  • People tags allow you to quick see who’s in a given video and see more videos with that person.
  • Video permissions make sure your videos are only seen by the right people.

March 09, 2020

Features & improvements

  • Pinned videos allow you to feature your most important videos on your channel home or collection.
  • Bulk video uploading makes it easy to upload a large number of videos at once. We’ll email you when they’re done encoding.
  • Upload from Dropbox allows you to easily migrate over videos you’ve previously stored in Dropbox.
  • Pick your thumbnail to customize how your video shows up in the channel.
  • Customizable channel covers let your channel reflect your brand and seamlessly integrates into your team’s workflow.
  • Automatic transcriptions make every video readable and searchable in your channel.
  • Pinned collections curate your channel by pinned collections to your channel home.
  • Invite member flow allows you to quickly invite you team.