Internet of Things

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    IABM launches tech and trends roadmap


    IABM today unveiled a customised blueprint for common understanding and collaboration for the broadcast, media and entertainment industry.  

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    BBC Box rewriting the future of the internet


    BBC R D is exploring new ways of storing and using personal data curated and controlled by individuals in a physical box dubbed “unusual and potentially important,” according to researchers.

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    Samsung cautions smart TV users to virus check


    Samsung shared a how-to video on Twitter advising owners of its latest smart TVs to run regular malware virus scans but promptly deleted the post after a social media backlash.

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    Comcast launches eye control for TV


    Comcast has developed a web-based eye control remote to enable viewers with a physical disability to change the channel, set a recording and search for a programme.

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    WarnerMedia to open 5G Innovation Lab


    The WarnerMedia Innovation Lab will be powered by the AT T 5G network and be one of the first permanent 5G studios.

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    Voice control transforms TV experiences


    Voice has unlocked opportunities for broadcasters and platform operators to deliver customised experiences and next-generation TV experiences.

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    Industry Trends

    Piracy: How broadcasters are confronting the threat


    Streaming piracy poses arguably the greatest threat – in both economic and technological terms – confronting broadcasters today. David Davies finds out how vendors are helping their customers to stay one step ahead of the pirates.

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    Industry Trends

    Driverless cars and the content opportunity


    If the advent of driverless cars provides a fourth screen via which travellers access content, apps and services, who will provide the content? George Malim explores the opportunities and assesses which organisations could become the in-car content providers.

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    Thought Leadership

    AI in theory, practice, and media workflows


    Although the reality of artificial intelligence (AI) as a free-thinking intelligence not unlike human intelligence is still the stuff of science fiction, it holds great promise for broadcast and media, writes Thomas Bause Mason, SMPTE Director of Standards Development.

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    Industry Trends

    IBC owners' 2019 predictions and priorities


    From the development of artificial intelligence (AI) to widespread adoption of the cloud and new SVOD services IBC’s owners share their 2019 predictions and priorities for their organisations.