Home » Archives by category » Content » Piracy (Page 3)

Spain: Piracy down further 6%

Spain: Piracy down further 6%

Digital piracy has experienced a decrease in Spain for second consecutive year in terms of absolute figures, although the percentage of individuals accessing pirate content remains the same. In 2017,…

Royalty-free CA standard from EBU

The EBU, in close collaboration with network equipment vendors ATEME and NEVION, has updated its royalty-free and interoperable stream protection standard (BISS) with a conditional access extension, BISS-CA, which enables…

Friend MTS launches Partner Programme

Content and revenue protection specialist Friend MTS has launched an ASiD Watermarking Partner Programme to accelerate the adoption of its widely-used video watermarking service for premium sports and entertainment providers.…

Jail terms for Kodi device fraudsters

Two suppliers of Kodi-type illegal devices have each been jailed for four and half years in Newcastle Crown Court in the northwest of England after being found guilty of conspiracy…

Synacor tackles TV Everywhere password abuse

Synacor tackles TV Everywhere password abuse

Technology development, multiplatform services and revenue specialist Synacor has unveiled Forever Login, a feature designed to curb pay-TV’s password sharing challenges that research firm Parks Associates estimates will be a…

Licensees fined for illegal Sky Sports

Two bar licensees from Wembley in North London have been found guilty in their absence of a collective eleven offences each of dishonest reception of a television transmission by showing…

ContentArmor confirms Dolby Vision compatability

ContentArmor confirms Dolby Vision compatability

Content protection technology specialist ContentArmor has confirmed that its video watermarking solution is compatible with Dolby Vision HDR. ContentArmor and Dolby have collaborated to enable interoperability between both technologies, from…

Joshua vs. Parker: 339 illegal streams detected

Despite pre-bout warnings from two UK IP protection bodies of the risks associated with illegal streaming ahead of the March 31st fight between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker, digital platform…

Content industry launches Trusted Partner Network

Trade bodies the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) are launching a new industry-wide, content security initiative. The Trusted Partner Network (TPN)…

IP bodies warn of big-fight illegal streaming risks

IP bodies warn of big-fight illegal streaming risks

One of the UK’s leading intellectual property (IP) protection organisations has joined forces with the national police unit which leads the response to tackling IP crime to warn users of…