Megacable improves QoE With Broadpeak’s CDN and multicast ABR solutions

2021-06-24T12:27:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Megacable, one of the largest triple play providers in Mexico, has optimised the delivery of its Xview+ streaming service with Broadpeak solutions.


M7 broadcasting Euro 2020 in UHD to Dutch fans via SES

2021-06-22T12:13:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Pay-TV provider M7 Group, a subsidiary of Canal+, is delivering UEFA Euro 2020 matches live in UHD to Dutch subscribers of Canal Digitaal from 11 June to 11 July, following an agreement with SES and Dutch public broadcaster NPO.


Telecine Play serves international movies and series plus local content

2021-06-22T12:10:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Accedo has worked with Telecine to deploy an updated version of Telecine Play, a video service offering premium movie and series content to subscribers in Brazil. The updated version will initially be available across Samsung Smart TV devices.


24i acquires pay-TV platform Nordija to grow TVaaS proposition

2021-06-14T14:12:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

End-to-end video streaming specialist 24i has acquired privately held Danish pay-TV platform Nordija.


Deltatre launches new fan engagement functionality in Diva OTT video player

2021-06-14T13:50:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Deltatre has unveiled a new suite of fan engagement functionality to sport and media clients in its over-the-top (OTT) video player Diva.

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BT Unveils New 4K HDR Set Top Box

2021-06-08T11:38:00+01:00By Staff writer

BT TV has unveiled a new 4K HDR, Dolby Atmos-enabled set top box.


ORS launches hybrid DVB+OTT Smart TV apps powered by 3SS

2021-05-26T08:59:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Austria’s national broadcasting services provider ORS has launched three smart TV apps, designed, engineered and delivered by 3SS, for its new simpliTVservice.


TiVo Corporation to acquire MobiTV assets

2021-05-24T10:30:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Xperi subsidiary TiVo Corporation has been selected as the successful bidder at auction to acquire the assets of application-based pay-TV video delivery solutions provider MobiTV. The acquisition is in connection with MobiTV’s recently announced Chapter 11 bankruptcy process.


TCC goes live with next-gen hybrid Android TV service with SDMC and 3SS

2021-05-10T08:55:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Uruguayan cable and OTT service provider TCC has gone live with its next-generation hybrid TV platform, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier. The new service is enabled by SDMC’s DV8545-C STB and powered by the 3READY Product Framework from 3SS.


Proximus selects Velocix’s CDN to scale-out IP video streaming services


Belgium’s Proximus has scaled-out its Pickx multi-screen video service using Velocix’s content delivery network (CDN) technology.


bmt extends HD capacity agreement with SES

2021-04-29T10:09:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Bayerische Medien Technik (bmt) has extended its partnership with SES in a multi-year agreement to continue using SES’s satellites at its prime TV neighbourhood at ASTRA 19.2 degrees east to broadcast Bavarian local TV channels in HD.


NativeWaves joins the IABM

2021-04-19T08:48:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Austrian solutions provider NativeWaves has joined the International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers (IABM).


Minerva Networks deploys YourTV Now for Mahaska Communications

2021-04-19T08:45:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Minerva Networks has deployed the YourTV Now platform for Mahaska Communications Group (MCG). MCG provides internet, television and phone services to customers in a number of Iowa cities as well as providing wireless internet to rural communities.


Tangerine Global and MediaKind integrate Vubiquity national content with Citrus MediaFirst

2021-04-16T09:01:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Tangerine Global and MediaKind have announced the availability of Citrus MediaFirst TVaaS (TV-as-a-Service).


Irdeto and Nomad Digital partner to deliver premium content in internet challenged spaces

2021-04-13T09:52:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Irdeto has entered into a strategic partnership with fleet connectivity solutions provider Nomad Digital.


Telstra opts for castLabs solutions to fulfil video distribution and playback for TV Box Office

2021-04-09T08:58:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

castLabs solutions have been picked by Telstra, Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, to provide secure and reliable video delivery for the Telstra TV Box Office, its transactional video on-demand service.


Broadpeak completes world-first demo of Streaming Video Alliance Open Caching interoperable APIs

2021-04-09T08:35:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

Broadpeak has successfully performed the world’s first live demonstration of Streaming Video Alliance Open Caching APIs.


VisualOn launches WatchParty co-watching solution

2021-03-30T10:16:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

VisualOn has unveiled WatchParty, a co-watching solution that combines video viewing and socialising in an easy-to-deploy package.


Vislink joins the European Broadcasting Union’s 5GCP group

2021-03-29T09:00:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

David Edwards, live production product manager and interim group R&D leader at Vislink, has joined the European Broadcasting Union’s 5G in Content Production (5GCP) Group.

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Synmaedia unveils Synamedia Go

2021-03-29T08:31:00+01:00By Jo Ruddock

New from Synamedia is a modular suite of data-driven SaaS services that is said to provide a frictionless way for pay-TV operators and OTT/D2C streaming providers to rapidly augment and create value from their technology platforms.