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CBC taps Bitmovin for RTL Deutschland multiscreen video

German production and broadcast services outfit CBC has tapped video compression specialist Bitmovin’s HTML5 web player and SDKs across web, mobile and online platforms for broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland to extend the reach of its content beyond TV screens. Bitmovin’s Player provides CBC with a single technology for platforms including web browsers, Android and Apple […]

New satellite and OTT TV service launches for Asian expats in Europe

Hamburg-based Bubbles Media has launched Bobbles.tv, a new satellite and OTT-delivered pay TV service with bouquets aimed at Chinese and Indonesian expatriates living in Europe, with services targeting Korean and Vietnamese speakers to follow in November. Versions of both the Chinese and Indonesian services are available on SES’s Astra satellite platform at 19.2° East, with […]

Facebook partners with European broadcasters

Facebook is now working with TV partners in Europe to provide them with data mined from the social network. Delivering a keynote speech at the MIPCOM TV trade show in Cannes yesterday, Facebook’s partnerships VP Dan Rose said it had now partnered with firms including TF1 and Canal+ in France, Channel 4 and Food Network […]

CBC chooses Ateme for HD services

ANGA exhibitor Ateme (Stand L15) has been chosen by RTL-owned German TV production and broadcast provider CBC to supply encoding and decoding equipment for relaying live HD coverage of sports events such as car racing back to its playout centre in Cologne. The Ateme codecs will be deployed on location for backhauling the dedicated feed […]