Consumer Experience

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Media companies need authenticity to attract Gen Z

2019-09-19T11:57:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Generation Z viewers are more demanding and clearer on what they want from content, with less loyalty to individual brands or platforms than previous generations.

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Broadcasters encouraged to tackle esports opportunity

2019-09-19T11:17:00+01:00By

IBC2019: With its rapidly expanding fanbase of young, digital-first viewers, esports is a sector the broadcaster industry should invest in while they still can, according to Prosieben’s eSports head, Henrik Nyhuis.

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Interactivity creating new levels of audience engagement

2019-09-16T16:28:00+01:00By David Wood

IBC2019: IBC Conference sessions focusing on interactivity have updated delegates on the latest advances in interactive entertainment.

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Big Screen examines potential of direct view cinema screens, assistive devices

2019-09-16T16:27:00+01:00By

How is the audience experience evolving? The IBC Big Screen programme asked this question on Monday, focused on the potential of direct view screens.

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Consumer is king, but long live content

2019-09-16T16:15:00+01:00By

IBC2019: “There is no limit to the appetite for audiences wanting to consume content and today they appreciate the convenience of seeing it anywhere and want to see it everywhere.”

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Pixar remastering 16 titles for Disney + and UHD

2019-09-16T13:48:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Pixar Animation Studio has outlined how it has revisited and remastered 16 of its titles using new technologies such as UHD and Dolby Atmos.

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EA and esports: building an in-house revenue feedback loop

2019-09-16T10:35:00+01:00By Lorcan Archer

As the world of esports streaks ahead, Joe Lynch of EA looks to maximise the storytelling and get the most out of in-house broadcasting.

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IBC2019 Conference Keynote: Cultural capital, consumers & creativity

2019-09-16T10:29:00+01:00By

Universal Music’s Olivier Robert-Murphy discusses staying culturally relevant In a digital world where consumers are “always on”  and have higher demands

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Video: Mike Zink and Maria Rua Aguete

2019-09-16T08:54:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Consumers want more than just extra pixels, industry experts tell IBCTV

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Pioneers and performance recognised at IBC2019 Awards

2019-09-15T16:22:00+01:00By ,

IBC2019: Actor/director Andy Serkis was among those recognised at the 2019 IBC Awards, which also saw new awards launched honouring Young Pioneers and Social Impact

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Innovations like Filmmaker Mode vital to deliver benefits of 4K and beyond

2019-09-15T15:08:00+01:00By David Wood

IBC2019: Mike Zink says innovations such as the UHD Alliance’s latest Filmmaker Mode are vital to delivering the benefits of UHD, 4K and other higher resolution formats to consumers.

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Video: Claudia Vaccarone, EBU

2019-09-15T13:18:00+01:00

IBC2019: EBU’s Claudia Vaccarone talks to IBCTV about the IBC2019 Awards

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“Urgent need” for digital cinema standards

2019-09-15T13:07:00+01:00By

IBC2019: There’s an “urgent need for standards in a number of areas” of digital cinema, the IBC2019 audience heard during a Big Screen panel.

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Is this the end of broadcast?

2019-09-15T11:34:00+01:00

IBC2019: Consumers have a wide range of services available to them, from traditional providers of broadcast services over-the-air, cable, satellite or IPTV, as well as via internet distributed services on all types of devices beyond the TV screen. Ian Nock considers what impact this will have.

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Video: Android TV outlines entertainment’s tech-driven future

2019-09-14T14:36:00+01:00By David Wood

IBC2019: Voice could play a key role in shaping the future of the global entertainment, according to Android TV senior director Shalini Govil-Pai who gave IBC delegates a glimpse of the future during a Keynote session.

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Global Gamechanger: Gary Shapiro

2019-09-14T10:45:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Gary Shapiro, President/CEO at the Consumer Technology Association and a IBC keynote speaker on Friday, told delegates that technology is a global gamechanger.

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YouTube “essential” for pay-TV operators says head of EMEA

2019-09-13T14:02:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Opening the IBC2019 conference, YouTube’s head of content EMEA Cécile Frot-Coutaz urged media companies to harness the Google-owned platform to reach new audiences and engage with communities.

Generation Z

Influencing the influencer

2019-09-13T11:55:00+01:00By

IBC2019: Digital natives are the leading catalysts for disrupting the way content is consumed and created. Alana Foster speaks with Generation Z experts to debunk the challenges and explore the opportunities offered by this market.

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Interview: Jessica d’Ardenne, DAZN

2019-09-13T10:07:00+01:00By Tim Dams

Driven by data and the customer experience, Jessica d’Ardenne is an innovative voice in the OTT space and in charge of attracting and retaining subscribers to sports streamer DAZN. Ahead of a session at IBC set to explore biases in the technology world, she reveals some secrets of success to ...

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Interview: Dominique Delport, Vice Media

2019-09-12T10:52:00+01:00By

Young people experience both the best and the worst of the online world, says Vice Media’s Dominique Delport. Connecting with them requires a unique approach.

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