Keeping up with the news
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Keeping up with the news

One genre that has greatly benefitted from new technology is news. Philip Stevens asks three broadcasters for their views

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Dave Hedley, Sony
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A continuing shift

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IP hits the fast lane

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Mark Blair, Brightcove
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Tearing down the blockades

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Gavin Mann
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How to compete with billions of new broadcasters

The news desk phone rings: a downtown building is on fire. But, as a 21st century news gatherer, you already knew that… you’re watching a live stream from the scene, found...

Premium sports broadcasting: the silver bullet?
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Premium sports broadcasting: the silver bullet?

Traditional pay-TV operators across Europe compete fiercely for the exclusivity of premium sports broadcasting rights. In the context of maturing fixed-broadband markets...

ROI part III - Who plays and who pays?
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ROI part III – Who plays and who pays?

How was IBC for you, chaos and confusion? Or did you find the perfect ingredients for continued industry transformation? In parts I and II - following NAB earlier this year...

Why telcos need partners to launch OTT services
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Why telcos need partners to launch OTT services

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Move over millenials: Enter Generation Z
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Move over millenials: Enter Generation Z

Much has been said of millenials, but it is a new breed of consumer which media and entertainment (M&E) leaders need to analyse and understand: enter Generation Z. In its...

Tearing down the blockades
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Tearing down the blockades

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TVBEurope roundtable: storage matters
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TVBEurope roundtable: storage matters

TVBEurope hosted its latest industry roundtable last week at London's Soho Hotel. Held in association with Quantum, the afternoon's theme was storage for the broadcast industry...