Eko faces blow in attempt to block Quibi firesale

Embattled tech vendor Eko has seen a California federal judge reject its request to freeze some of Quibi’s assets. Eko has been embroiled in legal disputes with Quibi around the streaming service’s ‘Turnstyle’ viewing technology that transforms video from landscape to portrait. Eko claimed to have demonstrated its own proprietary aspect-shifting video tech to Quibi […]

Quibi secures victory in legal battle with Eko

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s short-form video provider Quibi has secured victory in its legal battle with technology outfit Eko over the alleged theft of the latter’s intellectual property to power Quibi’s Turnstyle feature. Eko took action against Quibi in March, alleging that the high-profile short-form video streamer stole technology used for Turnstyle, which switches video from vertical […]