July 21, 2016
Sky Confirms August UHD Launch
UHD service will go live on Sky Q Silver box with movies, drama, and Premier League, and could find traction where BT Sport has lagged
Arkena Partners With Akamai to Grow Global Media Services
As the newest member of Akamai's NetAlliance Partner Program, Arkena will be able to offer its media management services for global distribution.
Streaming Services Put a Dent in Online Video Piracy, Finds IPO
As fair-priced legal video and audio streaming services grow in popularity, pirate activity goes down, says the Intellectual Property Office.
Live VR/360° Video Gets Social
NextVR, LiveLikeVR, Greenfish Labs, and others are pushing to make live sports VR/360°viewing more social with avatars, spatial audio, and more
The Return of Multicast: Why it Succeeds in a Live Linear World
Multicast isn't new, but CDNs, operators, and content publishers have finally caught up to the possibilities it offers for increased scale and decreased costs.
Eventstream Review: Profit From Paid Live Online Video Events
The combination of Eventstream, Eventbrite, and YouTube Live lets anyone charge for a live webinar, generating leads they can use to grow their business. While a strong contender, the help system could be a lot more helpful.
IBC2016: Dalet Unleashes the Power of Media Workflow Evolution
Dalet showcases accessible production and worldwide content delivery solutions; new tools support important industry standards, social media news publishing and cloud workflows
New Video Measurement Technology puts Broadband Providers and Streaming-Portals through their Paces
Speed of Internet Access alone is no Guarantee of Quality – A new Fixed Network Test by the Journal “connect” provides greater Transparency for Consumers
Kudelski Group Acquires Watermarking Leader NexGuard Labs BV
The Kudelski Group announced today the acquisition of 100% of NexGuard Labs BV (formerly Civolution BV), a leader in digital content watermarking solutions.