Advanced Television


Survey: Live events top choice for 40% of TV viewers

Live events are the preferred type of broadcast content for 40 per cent of TV viewers around the world, proving more popular than any other type of programming. This is according to a survey of consumers in the UK, US, Spain, Germany, France and the Nordics. The independent research was commissioned by Nevion, a Sony […]

June 7, 2024

Chyron updates Chyron LIVE cloud production platform

Chyron has released a series of significant updates to its Chyron LIVE cloud-native live production platform that were demonstrated at the 2024 NAB Show in Las Vegas. With an emphasis on online production accessibility, remote production monitoring, smooth remote commentary, more intuitive illustrated replay, and simpler graphics playout, LIVE’s latest features continue to enhance the […]

May 14, 2024

Livepeer Studio unveils new video streaming platform

Livepeer Studio has unveiled its new video streaming platform offering a combination of quality and cost-efficiency to content creators, media and entertainment brands, enterprises, houses of worship, and a broader range of sports companies. Livepeer Studio enables providers to step away from using traditional cloud giants and tap into a decentralised network architecture, driving down […]

May 8, 2024

Transforming the way fans interact with sports through analytics and live updates

The digital age has ushered in a new era for sports enthusiasts. The traditional way of following a game is being supplemented with innovative tools that offer deeper insights and instant updates. This evolution is redefining the fan experience, bringing the excitement and dynamics of live sports directly to viewers, no matter where they are. […]

April 28, 2024

Vivaro Media chooses Appear for live encoding of 2023 Pan American Games

Appear, a specialist in media processing and delivery technology, has been chosen by Vivaro Media to support its live contribution of the upcoming 2023 Pan American Games, scheduled to take place in Santiago, Chile from October 20th to November 5th 2023. Vivaro Media, a leading provider of solutions for the global transport of live audiovisual […]

October 19, 2023

Research: Live streaming catching up VoD

US consumer research conducted by Bitmovin, a specialist in video streaming infrastructure, demonstrates how live streaming is continuing to rise in popularity – despite many consumers becoming increasingly frustrated by dropouts and buffering interfering with their viewing experience. On average, consumers watch just under 4 hours of live streamed content per week making it the […]

September 15, 2023

nanocosmos wins Wegner live as customer

Swiss provider Wegner live, a provider of broadcasts of live auctions, has chosen nanocosmos’ real-time streaming solution nanoStream Cloud. This targets large audiences in the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland), but can reach viewers 24/7 around the world thanks to nanocosmos’ strong CDN (Content Delivery Network). This is achieved easily and seamlessly for the auction […]

July 20, 2023

MEPs tackle live sports online piracy

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have set out proposals to crack down on the growing phenomenon of illegal broadcasting of live sporting events. To help combat the problem, MEPs call on the Commission to clarify and improve the current EU framework on intellectual property rights for live sport events, currently not subject to copyright […]

May 19, 2021By Colin Mann