As the year draws to a close, IBC365 takes a look at some of the most popular news and industry trend articles in our Publish category.

(10) 5G is here, but Huawei is the question the UK still has to answer

5G networks have been steadily deployed across the UK, but many questioned where the country stands on Chinese tech conglomerate Huawei.

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Gary Lineker in BT Sport studio

Source: BT Sport

(9) BT Sport offers “Ultimate” HDR experience for Premier League coverage

HDR has been closely associated with sports coverage and providing the best viewing experience for fans in 2019. BT Sport’s announcement of a new channel dedicated to ultra HD and HDR content became a hot topic.

(8) 8K moves up the agenda

Whilst the industry is increasingly interested in UHD content, 8K remains a focal point for TV and film production.

(7) Election 2019: How UK broadcasters are covering election night

For what was arguably the most politically charged General Election the UK has seen in recent years, IBC365 took a look at how major broadcasters in the country covered results as they rolled in.

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HBO Max is set to launch in 2020

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(6) HBO Max: Too late to the streaming party?

Due to launch in 2020, HBO Max is next up on the platter of streaming platforms on offer. But how might WarnerMedia’s entry into the SVoD market fare?

(5) 4K UHD: Choice and complexity concerns still shaping global adoption

The buzz around HDR and UHD continues in the area of global production.

(4) Overcrowding the OTT landscape

2019 saw huge launches into streaming from media giants like Apple and smaller launches from niche sectors alike. Here, IBC365 analysed the current state of the OTT market.


The Mandalorian exclusively available on the newly-launched Disney+ platform

(3) Disney bets big on the streaming revolution

Disney made one of the biggest waves in the market in 2019 with Disney+, as predicted by most of the industry prior to its launch.

(2) beIN Sports wins broadcast rights for FIFA Club World Cup

Qatar-based BeIN Sports recently confirmed its exclusive rights to broadcast the FIFA Club World Cup across the Middle East and North Africa, proving popular news for many.

(1) India’s Dish and Airtel finalise merger

News of Dish and Airtel, two of India’s largest satellite television operators, finalising their merger was one of the biggest stories on IBC365