Eleven Sports selects Blackbird for online editing and publishing

Cloud video editing platform provider Blackbirdhas been chosen by Eleven Sports for the rapid editing and publishing of sports content to fans online. The AIM-traded firm said Eleven Sports will integrate Blackbird into its video infrastructure, and use it to clip, edit and publish content its social/OTT channels in Belgium and Portugal. Eleven holds rights to a […]

Cloud video outfit Blackbird hires Dawn Airey as non-exec

Cloud video technology provider Blackbird – formerly known as Forbidden Technologies – has hired media industry veteran Dawn Airey as a non-executive director. Airey, who was CEO of Getty Images until December last year, has previously worked as SVP in charge of operations at Yahoo! EMEA, as a senior executive at RTL Group and as […]

Forbidden Technologies becomes Blackbird

Cloud video technology outfit Forbidden Technologies has changed its name to Blackbird and has unveiled new products. The company said that the use of the Blackbird brand as the company’s master brand reinforced its differentiation from between competitors.  Blackbird provides access to live and file-based video cloud workflows for reviewing, logging, frame-accurate editing and publishing, […]