October 15, 2015
Netflix Announces Pricing, Dates for Spain, Portugal, and Italy
The SVOD company will begin operation in all three countries in late October, with subscriptions starting at €8 per month.
ITV Announces ITV Hub, an Online Home for Multiple Channels
Refreshing its streaming video offerings, ITV announces a digital hub for all its properties. Look for it to debut this fall.
Cinegy Looks to 16K Streaming with "World's Fastest Codec"
Designed as a mezzanine codec like Avid DnxHR, Apple ProRes, and SonyXAVC, the DANIEL2 codec decodes HD at 17,000 fps in HD, all the way up to 16K at 280 fps, Cinegy claims
Encoding Vendors Jockey For Licensing Post-HEVC
HEVC is barely out of the gate, but the race to achieve better quality and lower bandwidth might soon leave H.265 in the dust, according to speakers at a panel at this year's IBC
Sports Viewers Stream Their Teams, Changing the Game for Pay TV
Young sports fans are going to sites like Whistle Sports and Copa90 to catch the action, supporting a new style of sports coverage that invites fans into the conversation.
Streaming Forum 2016: Call For Speakers Now Open
The Streaming Forum is back in 2016, with a new location and a new focus on live streaming. It will be part of BVE's London Entertainment Week in February.
Grass Valley Selects intoPIX’s TICO Compression for 4K/UHD and IP Connectivity
Dick Clark Productions and Tubefilter Partner With Culture Machine to Bring the Streamy Awards to India
First Internationally Localized Version of the Streamy Awards to be Produced for Indian and South Asian Audiences
Quantum Challenges Video Producers to Show Off Their Creativity
Media Workflow Storage Leader to Award Winner With Trip to Las Vegas for 2016 NAB Show
Streaming Media West Conference to Showcase Latest Broadcast, OTT, and Live Linear Online Video Technology and Business Models
Included in the event is a special 2-day Live Streaming Summit focused on the challenges and opportunities inherent in delivering large-scale live events and live linear channels to multiple screens.