Snapchat - here today, gone tomorrow?
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Snapchat – here today, gone tomorrow?

Dan Whitehead, head of drama and digital, K7 Media, identifies "the real battleground" in social media and video

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Keeping it Local

On 26th May, radio stations around the UK will join forces to celebrate Local Radio Day. This year's event is the second of its kind and promises to be bigger than before. ...

The dangerous business of news
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The dangerous business of news

George Jarrett covers the 22nd Rory Peck Awards event and talks to some canny journalists about safety, risk and luck...

Targeted ads monetisation will drive mobile TV and video future
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Targeted ads monetisation will drive mobile TV and video future

Traditional TV commercials target massive segments of the audiences. However, OTT TV format, unlike its predecessors, includes redistribution of the video content by request of ...

Exploring the future of live audio production: Part I
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Exploring the future of live audio production: Part I

With exciting developments surrounding immersive and personalised audio, and the continuing implementation of remote production techniques, 2017 is shaping up to be a hugely...

Complex connections from one truck
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Complex connections from one truck

Philip Stevens learns more about a new OB vehicle...

Broadcasting 3.0
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Broadcasting 3.0

Consumers are the new producers. With the advent of smartphones, video-enabled mobile apps and web-connected video cameras, anyone can be a broadcaster in the purest sense of th...

Why Kodi is the biggest piracy threat of 2017
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Why Kodi is the biggest piracy threat of 2017

An epidemic of streaming piracy has hit the film and TV industry. The latest threat is especially dangerous as it comes under the cloak of legitimacy. An open source media playe...

Catching up with captions
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Catching up with captions

By Matt Simpson, head of product management, access services, Ericsson Broadcast and Media Services...

Getting to the bottom of quality AVoD
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Getting to the bottom of quality AVoD

Mark Blair, VP of EMEA, Brightcove, looks at the growth of AVoD...

A look back at NBC Olympics’ coverage of Rio 2016
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A look back at NBC Olympics’ coverage of Rio 2016

Darryl Jefferson, VP post operations and digital workflow, NBC Sports and NBC Olympics, looks back on Rio 2016...

Guy Bisson
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Reflecting on 30 years of innovation

One of the best ways to predict what will happen in the future, especially the near-term future, is to look back. Not back a year, or five years, or even ten, but 20 or 30. Why?...

Steve Plunkett, Ericsson
Analysis

Better screens, better cloud, better VR

2016 saw a new generation of immersive media technologies come to market. Oculus Rift, HTC’s Vive and Microsoft’s HoloLens were first out the gate, but the mainstream audien...