October 25, 2016
France Moves to Tax YouTube, Dailymotion to Pay for Arts Programs
Some of the web's biggest sites escape without paying their share, French politicians believe. The YouTube tax clears its first hurdle.
Netflix, Amazon Double TV Programming, Outspend Most Countries
The largest online networks are moving away from licensed Hollywood movies and toward premium original series, rapidly changing the TV industry.
The 2016 Streaming Media Europe Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
The votes are in and counted, and here are the finalists—the top three vote-getters in each category. Check back for the winners in November.
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
Ericsson signs raft of content deals for Nuvu
Ericsson acquires more than 2,500 hours of content from leading international distributors including Viacom (MTV, BET, Nickelodeon), MGM, CBS, Al Jazeera, DHX Media and Mattel
Nevion adds UHD/4K support to Sublime X2 hybrid compact routers Router a key part of the transition to IP in facilities
Nevion announces UHD/4K capabilities in the Sublime X2 family.
Vimeo Launches Global Television Store from MIPCOM and Announces Starz as Latest Partner
Adds Hit STARZ Original Series Programming Ash vs Evil Dead, Black Sails and The Girlfriend Experience to Vimeo; Bolster Roster of Lionsgate Titles Licensed in U.S. and over 150 Countries around the World