October 13, 2016
YouTube Creating App for Slow-Connection Video Viewing in India
Called YouTube Go, the app should roll out in early 2017, letting people choose the resolution they want for each video, then share videos without using data.
Western Europe SVOD Market Tops €2B in 2015, Will Top €3B in 2016
While the U.K. is the biggest spender for subscription video-on-demand services, some smaller countries have high averages.
Nagra: TV Is Now a Connected Play
Company releases findings from its Pay-TV report and introduces TVkey USB device, which enables users to sign up for pay-TV services directly on selected Samsung TVs
Unified Remix Combats Ad Blockers
Unified Remix is a software engine that creates a single stream from a playlist created by a call to an ad network, a rule set, or by CMS generation, preventing ad blockers from identifying ad server URLs
IBC Wrap: IP Lifts Media Into a Phase of Experimentation
IP and IT are transforming the broadcast industry, causing seismic shifts in both technological and business strategies, say execs from EBU, ITV, IABM, and Ericsson in this look at the most important trends coming out of IBC 2016
IBC '16: Google Says Nobody Owes Publishers a Living
Google blames some publishers' ineffective digital strategies for "waterfalls of intrusive ads" but says technology offers opportunities to innovate out of the impasse
Global Video Communication Platform as a Service (PaaS) Market Revenues Slated to Reach US$ 97.67 Mn by 2016 End; North America Continues to Dominate Market
Global video communication Platform as a Service market to surpass US$ 95 Mn by 2016 end. N America dominates video communication Platform as a Service market.
Unified Streaming joins European consortium to develop converged cloud-based 5G networks and service platform
This novel architecture is expected to address the high bandwidth and low latency requirements of 5G and video streaming.
Viaccess-Orca's Voyage - TV Everywhere Solution Powers OTT Multiscreen Service for Channel 4 Media USA
Voyage Enables Delivery of Secure, Personalized Content to Any Screen, While Ensuring Operational Efficiency