Advanced Television


Witbe expands monitoring scope with new ABR Stream Analysis Technology

Witbe, a player in test automation and monitoring technology for video service providers, has announced its new ABR Stream Analysis technology. Officially debuting at the 2024 NAB Show, Witbe’s latest offering enhances the powerful monitoring capabilities of the company’s award-winning Witbox+ by analyzing the requests between a video app being tested and the network it’s […]

April 9, 2024

Kidstream joins Curiosity’s Smart Bundle

Kidstream is the newest service to join Curiosity’s Smart Bundle. With a commitment to programming that’s safe, educational, and ad-free, Kidstream provides families with thousands of hours of celebrated shows to stream. “Kidstream brings the biggest children’s shows together in one place, but that’s only part of the reason we love it,” said John Higgins, […]

March 20, 2024

Simplestream launches SCTE-35 Marker Inserter

Expanding its ad-tech stack, a core component of the streaming specialist’s frontend framework App Platform, Simplestream has added to its rich feature set with the launch of its own SCTE-35 Marker Inserter. This provides a solution to further increase monetisation across live streams. The new tool, developed following discussion with clients and market analysis, significantly […]

March 19, 2024

Brightcove powers MotoAmerica Live+

Brightcove, the streaming technology company, is welcoming MotoAmerica, the North American motorcycle road race series, to its roster of media customers. As the official streaming provider for MotoAmerica, Brightcove will power the live and VoDcapabilities of the MotoAmerica Live+ streaming service, which will exclusively broadcast the upcoming 82nd running of the Daytona 200 on March […]

March 5, 2024

Oxfam, WaterBear bring voices of marginalised activists to COP

As the UN climate summit, COP28, kicks off this month where political and business leaders gather to review the progress made on limiting global warming– WaterBear believes crucial voices continue to be side-lined: the voices on the frontline of climate change. To shed light on this, WaterBear, the free eco-streamer, and international organisation Oxfam have […]

November 30, 2023

Report: Sharp increase in European original content investment

The European Audiovisual Observatory, part of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, has published its latest report: Audiovisual services spending in original European content – a 2012-2022 analysis, providing an analysis of investments made by broadcasting groups and streamers in original European content. The report reveals that spending on original content has increased faster than […]

November 22, 2023

Mythical 24/7 FAST channel on Freevee, Freestream

Mythical 24/7, is now available on Amazon’s Freevee and Sling’s Freestream. Affirming their positions as two of the most successful creators in the entertainment industry, Rhett & Link (Founders & Co-CEOs of Mythical Entertainment), continue to produce stand-out creator-driven content and bring a next-generation television experience to the post-broadcast generation globally. Mythical Entertainment is home […]

November 16, 2023

Brightcove, Socialive livestream partnership

Brightcove, the streaming technology company, has announced an expanded partnership with Socialive, avideo content creation platform designed for enterprises, to provide customers additional remote video production capabilities. Enhancing Brightcove’s comprehensive live streaming solution with Socialive’s features provides customers greater control over the creation, management and distribution of live and on-demand internal video content. “Distributed global […]

November 7, 2023

Fox Weather on Audacy

Fox News Audio has expanded its partnership with Audacy to include Fox Weather, Fox News Media’s free, ad-supported streaming television (FAST) weather service. Effective immediately, the deal will expand Fox News Audio’s existing relationship with Audacy, which also distributes Fox News Podcasts and the Fox News Talk audio streams. Available on both the Audacy app […]

November 1, 2023

WFA, AWS stream 2023 Powerchair Football World Cup

Athletes are gearing up for the 2023 FIPFA Powerchair Football World Cup, which takes place October 15th-20th in Sydney, Australia. For athletes and fans who can’t attend, FIPFA will deliver five days of live and on-demand video coverage of 54 matches across its YouTube and Facebook channels, while Channel 10 will also broadcast select matchups. To deliver the […]

October 13, 2023