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Biographical Information
Troy Dreier


Troy Dreier is the former senior editor for StreamingMedia.com. Prior to that he was a fulltime freelance writer specializing in consumer technology, and prior to that he was a staff editor for PC Magazine (back when it was a magazine). He writes The Industry column for StreamingMedia.com, which looks at the content that streams to our devices and gets to know the inspired creators, charismatic influencers, and marketing mavens who produce it.

Articles By Troy Dreier

Addressable TV: The Holy Grail of Personalisation

From the beginning of the online video revolution, personalized advertising has been one of our loftiest and hardest-to-achieve goals. Are we there yet?
Featured Articles, Posted 02 Jan 2020

Haivision Acquires LightFlow Media From Epic Labs, Gains AI

Haivision will add LightFlow's video encoding and multi-CDN routing AI technology to its current products, and is taking on the Madrid-based team that created it.
Featured News, Posted 05 Nov 2019

Video Streaming Will Be 5G's Killer App, Predicts IHS Markit

As the 5G era breaks, video streaming will be its killer app. IHS Market says 74% see streaming video as the most compelling reason to upgrade their home internet.
Featured News, Posted 23 Aug 2019

Netflix Rules in Global OTT Demand, But its Lead Is Slipping

Parrot Analytics sees cracks in the Netflix armor: It's still the dominant force in digital original video, but competition is slowly taking its market share.
Featured News, Posted 02 Aug 2019

Most Pay TV Operators Will Gain Subscribers and Revenue: Forecast

A report created by Digital TV Research finds that, for 505 operators in 135 countries, three-quarters will increase their subscribers between 2018 and 2024.
Featured News, Posted 20 Jun 2019

Vimeo Announces Support for AV1 Codec, Starts With Staff Picks

Vimeo announced that it now supports the AV1 codec, which it believes will let it deliver videos with a low bitrate and high visual quality.
Featured News, Posted 18 Jun 2019

SVOD and Broadcast TV Will Have Same Viewing Times by 2023

Netflix will remain the market leader in the near future, but Rethink Technology Research sees the SVOD leader's market share diminishing.
Featured News, Posted 15 Feb 2019

Cord-Cutting Is Only a Factor in North America, Says Kagan Report

The number of broadband-only homes in the U.S. will continue to decline, but globally cable and IPTV are strong.
Featured News, Posted 15 Feb 2019

SpotX Parent Company RTL Group Acquires Yospace for $33M

Creating a well-rounded ad tech portfolio, RTL Group adds Yospace's server-side dynamic ad insertion technology to its assets.
Featured News, Posted 10 Jan 2019

Worldwide Pay TV Subscribers in Decline for First Time Ever

According to Informitv, the number of cable and satellite subscribers fell, but is this a sign of things to come or just a weak quarter?
Featured News, Posted 07 Jan 2019
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