DAZN selects MainStreaming for DAZN Edge platform expansion

Sports streaming platform DAZN has tapped Milan-based media delivery company, MainStreaming, to expand its private video delivery network DAZN Edge platform to European markets. The company is expanding its DAZN Edge platform in aim to enhance the viewer experience by optimising content delivery. Launched in 2021, the DAZN Edge platform delivers the majority of DAZN […]

Sandbox launches senior-focused gaming service Focus

Education publishing outfit Sandbox Group has unveiled its new 40+ gaming subscription service designed to sharpen the cognitive skills of senior users. Focus launches in November with over 40 games, developed in collaboration with neuropsychologists and medical experts at Hospital Universitario Cruces in Bilbao The company said the ad-free service is the only gaming subscription […]

Ateme powers 5G Broadcast Transmission in the US

Video processing technology specialist Ateme announced it had powered the first transmission of a 5G signal over a licensed broadcast facility, to the US Federal Communications Commission. The proof of concept of 5G  was executed by Boston-based, Milachi Media -owned TV station WWOO-LD, and wireless technology innovator Qualcomm Technologies. Ateme said the demonstration represents a […]

Microsoft launches advertising for online video and CTV

Microsoft’s advertising technology arm has used the DMEXCO event in Germany to unveil a new video ad offering allowing marketers to create online video and connected TV ads within its platform. Microsoft said that its Video and Connected TV (CTV) Ads offering would tap into data from online searches, which provide a strong signal of […]

IBC reports 43k attendees to 2023 show

This year’s IBC show attracted 43,065 attendees from 170 countries between September 15-18, according to the event’s organisers. IBC said the event attracted over 1,250 exhibitors and a 16% increase in total attendees – 6,000 up on the 2022 event. “We’ve seen a fantastic turnout from the entire industry at IBC2023. There was a real […]

TSTT taps Zappware for NEXX 5 client

Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT) has selected Zappware’s NEXX 5 product suite to replace its legacy client for TV. Zappware says that NEXX 5 features a UX multiscreen client framework and scalable back-office tools that allow operators like TSTT to create their own UX experiences and take control of their own deployments. The […]

Comcast Technology Solutions launches cloud-based Managed Channel Origination in EMEA

Comcast Technology Solutions (CTS) has launched a cloud-based managed channel origination service for customers across EMEA. Combining Sky’s regional infrastructure and operations with the capabilities of CTS, the company says the offering enables media companies to outsource and modernize the creation, management, and distribution of linear TV and OTT video channels via a fully managed […]

Evergent and Irdeto join forces to target OTT streaming

Revenue and subscriber management provider Evergent has struck a partnership with cybersecurity firm Irdeto to integrate its subscription and customer management solutions with Irdeto’s video streaming security and management tools. The agreement will enable OTT streaming providers to quickly bring innovative, custom use cases to market.  The new partnership will provide companies with solutions for […]

Accedo teams up with Magnifi to deliver AI-powered sports highlights

Video solutions provider, Accedo, has partnered with Magnifi by VideoVerse, an AI-driven video technology company and video-editing SaaS platform, to bring AI-powered sports highlights to its Android TV framework, Accedo Launcher. The integration will enable Accedo Launcher customers to provide end users with AI-powered sports highlights and key moments, in an efficient, and cost-effective way, according to […]

iWedia and OBLO unveil DTV offering

Software solutions provider, iWedia and OBLO, provider of  end-to-end IoT solution have joined forces to curate an offering to enhance user engagement and boost monetisation for operators.  This new offering bolstered by iWedia technology, encompasses a Diagnostics System, WatchParty, Gamification, and User Engagement Monitoring, all integrated with the forefront IoT platform, OBLO. The OBLO Cloud […]