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Concurrent boosts performance of OTT video services

Concurrent, a global player in multi-screen video delivery and media data intelligence solutions, today unveiled a new software-based video solution that enables fixed-line and mobile broadband operators to boost the performance of over-the-top (OTT) video services, while also creating new revenue opportunities and reducing operational costs. With growing consumer demand for online video, communications service […]

July 16, 2014

Newstag secures $1.3m in first round of seed funding

Newstag, a Swedish-based crowd-curated video news service, has secured $1.3 million of seed funding. A group of private and institutional investors have backed the media start-up to develop its innovative approach to news sharing through social media. Newstag will bring together video news stories from content producers around the world, including AP and Reuters, as […]

July 16, 2014

Telepizza arrives at Samsung Smart TVs through InnoWave

InnoWave, a Portuguese IT Company with strong international focus, has launched thr Telepizza app for Samsung Smart TVs. The new application allows users to order Telepizza products from the comfort of their sofa and it’s now available on all Smart TVs and Blu-ray players from Samsung in Portugal. Telepizza is also accessible at MEO, Vodafone […]

July 16, 2014

Xiaomi selects RealNetworks’ RMVB Codec

Beijing-based Xiaomihas selected the RealMedia Variable Bitrate (RMVB) codec from RealNetworks for Xiaomi Box Super, the company’s premier OTT set-top-box, as well as Xiaomi’s Smart TV line Mi TV. RMVB is a variable bitrate extension of the RealMedia multimedia digital container format and is one of the most popular codecs in China for real-time media […]

July 16, 2014

O2 partners with 4Music

4Music part of the Box TV Network, announces sponsorship deal with O2 as they join forces to find undiscovered UK vlog talent. Tapping into the global vlogging phenomenon and hunting for a new 4Music social screen star, the O2 sponsored Vlogstar talent competition opened on the 14th of July. To enter, aspiring vloggers will be […]

July 16, 2014

dock10 joins Sohonet Media Network

Sohonet, an expert in connectivity and data management for the media and entertainment industry, is pleased to confirm that dock10, the media services provider, has now joined its Sohonet Media Network (SMN). Located in the heart of MediaCityUK, in Manchester, dock10 manages one of the most technically advanced HD production facilities in Europe. dock10 delivers […]

July 15, 2014

ABS and Arabsat sign agreement for muli-transponder deal on ABS-3A for 3West

ABS and Arab Satellite Communication Organization (ARABSAT) announced today that they have signed a strategic commercial agreement for a multi-transponder lifetime Ku-band payload on the new ABS-3A satellite planned for launch in late 2014/ early2015.  This Ku-band payload deal will provide ARABSAT with additional growth opportunities to serve their customers over the Middle East and […]

July 15, 2014

Horse & Country TV to broadcast Rolex Grand Prix

Horse & Country TV will broadcast the Rolex Grand Prix from the CHIO Aachen in Germany on Sunday July 20th. The Rolex Grand Prix is the highlight of nine days of intense competition across multiple disciplines in Aachen, which welcomes more than 350,000 visitors each year.  H&C TV’s live coverage of the showjumping will run […]

July 15, 2014

Panasonic displays allow new networking capabilities

Panasonic has launched a new range of network LED displays aimed at the corporate and education markets. The LFC70 series is designed with the next-generation wireless technology Miracast, allowing seamless high speed wireless transmission of content, including Full HD video files, from Miracast™ compatible devices to the displays. The series is also compatible with Panasonic’s […]

July 10, 2014

ABOX42 and Nordija partnering on advanced IPTV projects

ABOX42, a provider of OTT DVB, IPTV and Hybrid Smart STBs and services, is partnering with Nordija, a global provider of IPTV / OTT middleware and advanced multi-screen services, to provide a complete solution for modern interactive TV based on innovative ABOX42 Smart STB platform. ABOX42´s Smart STB platform Solutions are fully compatible with the […]

July 9, 2014