For the first time, kids are watching more online video than traditional TV
New report from Ofcom looks at time spent watching TV during the past year
UKTV’s suite of channels breaks viewing records in first quarter of the year
UKTV Play also saw a 41 per cent increase in direct-to-consumer views during Q1 2021 compared to the previous year
LTN Global releases signalling system for addressable adverts
LTN Target designed for delivering ad decisioning and ad signalling system integration
Europeans are watching more TV than their American counterparts
Daily TV viewing rose by 15 minutes across Europe during 2020 according to new figures from research company Glance
Watch Together is the ‘silver lining’ of innovation for watching sport
New report from Sports Innovation Lab looks at the various apps and technologies that let fans watch sport together, even when they are...
Synamedia debuts suite of data-driven SaaS services, Black Box expands KVM solutions, and more
TVBEurope rounds-up the latest products and services news from Synamedia, Black Box and Signiant
HDR Vivid: What is it, and why should the media tech industry care?
TVBEurope investigates the new standard which has recently been released in China
DAZN hires former Disney D2C boss as chairman of the board
Former Disney D2C chairman Kevin Mayer has been appointed chairman of the board at DAZN Group; incumbent chair John Skipper remains on board of...
Canal Plus offers football fans 360-degree stream of live match
Broadcaster installed four high-resolution 360-degree cameras, one behind each goal and the other two on the touchlines, covering the entirety of the pitch
BBC, Microsoft, Intel, Adobe join standards group for online content
New coalition will develop open technical standards for certifying the source and history or provenance of media content
Imagine Communications, Sky Media partner on cloud-based ad sales system
Once new platform is fully rolled out in the UK, Sky Media intends to deploy it across its European footprint
TF1 plans to launch personalised news bulletins by end of 2021
Viewers will be able to choose the length of the bulletin, and select specific topics such as sport or culture
Comscore expands Predictive Audiences ad targeting to UK, Germany
According to Comscore, it is the first time such technology has been launched in Europe
Intel, NHK, Spin Digital and more demonstrate 8K live streaming over the internet
The demonstration consisted of an end-to-end 8K live video showcase from live production to encoding, streaming and playback on 8K TVs
How can D2C platforms better protect their exclusive regional content?
Robin Boldon, director product management for anti-piracy at OpSec Security explains why direct-to-consumer platforms at must begin to work with experts and implement...
App Annie: Mobile video streaming up by 40 per cent in 2020
“The world has forever changed. While people stay at home across the world, we saw mobile habits accelerate by three years,” said Theodore Krantz,...
UKTV Play sees 42 per cent increase in views during 2020
The broadcaster cites the likes of Red Dwarf: The Promised Land, The Bill: The Early Years, Meet The Richardsons, EastEnders and Hypothetical as helping it grow its audience.
EBU publishes new chart for checking HDR monitoring setups
The EBU said the chart is not intended to accurately measure a display’s Dynamic Range, but as a visual test to see if code values are...
Sony announces ‘world’s first’ Cognitive Intelligence televisions
Sony’s cognitive intelligence TVs are designed to duplicate how humans see and hear.
Doctor Who Christmas special to be available in 4K HDR
Other festive highlights that will be available on 4K HDR include The Queen's Speech, Black Narcissus and Meerkat: A Dynasties Special.
Video entertainment industry still faces barriers to achieving sustainability
Did you know an 8K television uses more than double the electricity of a 4K set?
Zixi, AWS test 4K and 8K broadcast workflows over 5G
Zixi's SDVP leverages ultra-low latency access to AWS compute and storage services enabled by AWS Wavelength at the Verizon 5G Edge to process UHD...
Industry companies unite to form globalisation association
Sixty companies from across the industry have combined to form the first Entertainment Globalization Association
Lost in translation: UK hits language barrier with international content
Consumers in UK and South Africa show limited enthusiasm for foreign language content, while streaming services adopt different approaches to content localisation