Publishers are able to customize the presentation of their content, automatically publish via RSS feeds, and organize video programming into episodic series or complete channels.Veoh uses both peer-to-peer (for its player software application) and Adobe Flash-based streaming video (for its website) technologies.As of March 30, 2009, Veoh also blocked the Czech Republic, Lebanon, Malaysia and Serbia.
The recommendations engine was originally built by co-founder Dr. Subsequently, it was renovated by John Dimm in 2007 and finally restructured, refined, and maintained by Alexander Sherbak in 2008 through 2010 utilizing patent pending cluster identification algorithms.
Veoh recommendations are based on user view history.
As users watch videos, the Veoh recommendation system presents directly relevant video choices based around view histories of users with similar viewing/watch patterns.
As of May 31, 2008, upon trying to access the site from a Latvian IP address a screen is displayed: "Veoh is no longer available in Latvia & Mauritius" Without prior notice, users from these countries were denied the ability to back up the contents they have contributed to the website.
As of June 2008, visitors (IP addresses) in the vast majority of countries, including Asia, portions of Europe, Africa, Central America, and South America, have reported being blocked or experiencing a similar message for their region.