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Nick Snow is the founder and publisher of advanced-television as well as Euromedia and IP Television magazines. In 1984 he worked in the debut issue of Cable & Satellite Europe and over the years his companies have published many of the industry’s most highly regarded titles.

Amazon to charge $2.8m for NFL streaming ad packages

Amazon to charge $2.8m for NFL streaming ad packages

Having acquired the rights to stream Thursday night NFL games, Amazon is reportedly set to charge $2.8 million (€2.5m) for ad packages. The online giant has the right to sell…

Amazonas 1 sent to graveyard orbit

Spanish satellite communications operator HISPASAT has completed the re-orbiting process of the Amazonas 1 satellite. This process, which began June 19th, ended on June 23rd after the transmission of the…

Adobe Primetime Q&A with Andy Bell, Chief Engineer of Channel 4

As browser vendors demand changes to video player formats, broadcasters across Europe are having to make the switch over from legacy systems over to HTML5-EME. Adobe Primetime is well positioned…

Google: “Most VR viewers keep their head still”

Google has uncovered that most people who watch virtual reality content rarely bother to turn their head to get the full 360-degree experience.  Research into how users view VR videos…

Apple signals TV intent with Sony Pictures hires

Apple signals TV intent with Sony Pictures hires

Apple has hired two of Hollywood’s best known studio executives as it poaches the co-presidents of Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg. The pair take new…

Sky could be UK election loser

Everyone should now be out of the prediction business: Brexit, Trump, and now Theresa May. The UK Prime Minister has seen a Parliamentary majority and a 20 point poll lead…

iPlayer requests up 23% YoY

Peter Kay’s Car Share and returning dramas Doctor Who and Line Of Duty proved popular with BBC iPlayer viewers in April, with the three series making up the entirety of…

Fox’s Ailes dies at 77

Fox has announced that Roger Ailes founder, and until recently chairman and CEO of Fox News, has died at the age of 77. Ailes resigned from Fox in summer 2016…

VR: Virtually a reality?

Virtual Reality will work in a way that 3D didn’t. That’s because VR and Augmented Reality have so many obvious and useful applications across a range of sectors from medicine…

Ofcom: Sky ruling delayed

Ofcom: Sky ruling delayed

The government has given Ofcom and the competition authorities more time to investigate and recommend on the takeover of Sky by 21st Century Fox. The Secretary of State for Culture…