Arqiva acquires Capablue

UK media and communications infrastructure supplier Arqiva has acquired connected TV, video-on-demand and content solution specialist Capablue. Capablue will join Arqiva’s Digital Platforms division. According to Arqiva, Capablue will strengthen its growing investment in IP and connected TV capabilities. The pair  already have a well-established relationship having partnered on solutions including the development of pay […]

Saffron Digital hires Capablue exec

DRM and online video specialist Saffron Digital has appointed former Capablue executive Craig Chuter as sales director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Tasked with driving growth in this region, Chuter joins from connected TV app specialist Capablue where he worked as client and partner director and before that head of business development, building up […]

Capablue names commercial director

Connected TV specialist Capablue has named Chris Alner as commercial director. Alner was previously managing director of Massive Interactive. He also previously headed business development at BT Vision.

Capablue secures funding

Connected TV specialist Capablue has completed a round of funding and recruited a new director. Capablue said it would use the money to scale the company, improve business development in vertical sectors, strengthen its cloud-based technology platform and expand internationally. The company has also appointed advertising entrepreneur Charlie Makin as a director. Makin will help […]

Capablue teams up with Intrasonics for second-screen solution

Connected TV specialist Capablue has teamed up with watermarking specialist Intrasonics to integrate the latter’s technology into its Connected platform for second-screen applications. Capablue’s platform will use Intrasonics’ watermarking technology to respond to hidden codes in the audio track of a broadcast to trigger actions on a consumer’s companion device and provide them with the […]

Curzon Cinemas launches VOD service on Samsung with Capablue

London cinema chain Curzon Cinemas is launching its own video-on-demand service on the Samsung Smart TV platform using technology provider Capablue’s Connected Plus solution. The VOD platform will feature “In Cinemas, On Curzon”, a day-and-date service that will make specially selected films available to view simultaneously in the cinema, or in the home. This will […]