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    Global Gamechanger: Gary Shapiro


    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


    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.

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    Industry Trends

    Influencing the influencer


    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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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Jessica d’Ardenne, DAZN


    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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    Analysis: Apple to put services at its core


    Apple unveils TV+ streaming service with aggressive pricing TV+ will costs $4.99pm and will be free for new iPhone buyers Apple also launched an array of new devices including new iPhones

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    Executive Interviews

    Waking up to esports


    Esports has burst into public consciousness in recent months thanks to a spate of stories about teenagers winning huge sums in competitions. Yet it’s still an unknown quantity to the general public. British Esports CEO Chester King aims to increase awareness and inspire future talent in the burgeoning market

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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Dan Mangru, TheaterEars


    Enabling individuals to enjoy content in their choice of language will give movie companies the edge in the battle for audience share, says TheaterEars CEO Dan Mangru.

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    Industry Trends

    5G, 8K and TV OS dominates IFA


    Content technology such as 8K and 5G were among the key announcements and demonstrations at the IFA conference in Germany this year, writes Paolo Pescatore.

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    Industry Trends

    No assured hit: 20 years of digital cinema


    20 years after the big screen shifted to digital, IBC365 looks at how this momentous transition came about.

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    Video: Protecting users is “number one priority” for YouTube


    YouTube head of EMEA Cécile Frot-Coutaz talks to IBC365 about the Google-owned platform’s plans for the future, including how it is dealing with harmful content.

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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Morwen Williams, BBC News


    The latest internet technologies can put radio programmes on video, stream footage from an iPhone, and place audiences in the centre of the action, BBC News’s Morwen Williams tells Paul Bray.

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    Thought Leadership

    A new dimension for home content management

    2019-08-30T14:50:00Z Brought to you by

    Personalised in-home entertainment is redefining the TV experience, says Telekom Slovenije head of NEO Development Bine Lebeničnik.

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    BBC unveils “Beeb” voice assistant


    The BBC is set to launch a new voice assistant service that will rival Amazon’s Alexa.

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    Thought Leadership

    The emergent reality of the connected home

    2019-08-26T14:22:00Z Brought to you by

    Incorporating video and collaboration could bring TV to the centre of the connected home, says Quobis CEO Elias Pérez-Carrera.

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    Viacom accelerates in-car entertainment with Access


    US media company Viacom has partnered with Japanese software provider Access to bring TV entertainment including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon to the car for its German audiences.

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    Esports redefined with Weavr innovation project


    The UK government-backed esports innovation project Weavr has unveiled the success of its first working prototype which is set to enhance esports and sports viewing experiences.  

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    Insight: Your guide to IBC2019


    IBC preview magazine Insight contains interviews with keynote speakers, an overview of some of the technology trends that will dominate IBC2019 as well as guides to the show’s exciting and innovative features, from the Future Zone to the Esports Showcase. 

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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Cecile Frot-Coutaz


    Less than a year after joining YouTube as head of its EMEA business, former Fremantle boss Cécile Frot-Coutaz spells out why the TV industry should embrace the platform – and explains how it is tackling harmful content on the site.

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    Reliance Jio unveils 4K and fibre plans


    Reliance Jio has confirmed the launch date for its fibre broadband offering along with a 4K set-top box and a cloud services partnership with Microsoft.

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    UK to crack down on tech firms video regulation


    Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom is set to be granted new regulatory powers to ensure Facebook, YouTube and Instagram will comply with “minimum standards” for video sharing and live streaming.