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Key developments related to 4K and 8K video platforms and applications.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/13/2019
IAC-owned streaming platform joins Google, Facebook, Mozilla, Apple, Amazon and other big names that have put weight behind the new, royalty-free, bandwidth-efficient video codec.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/7/2019
Cable op will deliver live streams of Women's World Cup over its managed IP network using HEVC at 18 Mbit/s.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 6/4/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Huawei launches ad campaign as Trump tightens the UK's security thumbscrews; Scottish QoE specialist Ciqual acquired; Kinnevik divests shareholding in Millicom.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/28/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia lands GPON gig in India; Ericsson supplies 5G to self-driving test track; Swisscom Beems up ad innovation.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 5/22/2019
In this podcast, Disney takes full control of Hulu and that could pose a bigger threat to traditional pay-TV providers. Also, nearly every single mobile network operator has a different angle on providing video services to consumers.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/16/2019
As AT&T digests DirecTV and Time Warner, Verizon and T-Mobile are working on refining their video strategies ahead of broad 5G rollouts.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/15/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: 3SS adds AI to the video mix; Insight TV pushes into MENA; the changing face of content consumption.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/10/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica's Q1; DT, Ericsson claim microwave breakthrough; Orange invests in fintech company; Telia brings IoT to logistics.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 4/12/2019
Pricing on Disney+ will vastly undercut that of Netflix, feature a vault of TV shows, movies and new original fare from big brands that include Marvel, Fox, Star Wars and Pixar.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 4/10/2019
TV service launching April 14 in 8 markets integrating Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, will eventually work with third-party streaming devices.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 4/5/2019
What's new with AV1, OTT and ATSC 3.0, and what does the video and TV industry really think of 5G? We'll find out next week in Sin City.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 4/4/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: T-Systems teams up with Israel's Argus on automotive cybersecurity; AirTies completes Technicolor WiFi deal; BBC's iPlayer streams FA Cup in Ultra HD.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 3/29/2019
Forget Apple. There's no wilder story in the world of pay-TV than the controversy surrounding Omniverse One World Television. In this podcast, we discuss how the company turned up on the cable industry's radar, scrapped with content owners and has what it said is a 100-year contract to distribute pay-TV channels.
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