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The need for speed
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The need for speed

Ooyala's Phil Eade looks at the trends driving change in broadcast...

The future of OTT streaming
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The future of OTT streaming

Gert Rieder, CEO, Falcon Media House, looks at how to overcome some of the challenges preventing content providers and producers embracing the latest innovations...

An old idea will turn media upside down
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An old idea will turn media upside down

Mark Harrison, DPP managing director, addresses supply chain thinking...

The off-shore OTT opportunity
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The off-shore OTT opportunity

Mark Blair, vice president, EMEA, Brightcove, looks at how to determine the right distribution model for going OTT overseas...

Why captioning can't be fully automated
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Why captioning can’t be fully automated

You may have heard the headlines -  “We’ve reached human parity” (Microsoft, 16th October) as they reach an accuracy of over 94 per cent; Google openly planning to compet...

The Premier League piracy problem
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The Premier League piracy problem

NAGRA's Christopher Schouten looks at the on-going problem of illegal streaming...

Oliver Suard, Nevion
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What next for 4K?

Nevion's Olivier Suard looks at the future of 4K and it's potential impact on broadcasters...

Collaboration enables transformation
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Collaboration enables transformation

Can the industry adopt more collaborative, viewer-centric approaches across linear, OTT and VOD services? ...

The promise of voice control
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The promise of voice control

Today consumers are increasingly comfortable using voice commands to control some devices. The next phase of development is bringing control to a multiplicity of devices...

Getting broadcasters on board with IP
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Getting broadcasters on board with IP

Most live broadcast contribution and production continues to be performed in a traditional fashion, with existing workflows based for example around satellite and SDI...

What's next for the online video revolution?
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What’s next for the online video revolution?

In 2005, Liberty Global published a whitepaper on ‘The Digital Video Consumer’ which ...

Cloud to compete, data to differentiate
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Cloud to compete, data to differentiate

According to the logic of the innovation cycle, a period of new ideas and heavy investment is typically followed by a calmer time, where investments get understood, applied, and...