Endeavor absorbs NeuLion into new Endeavor Streaming division

Endeavor, the parent brand of companies including WME, IMG and UFC, has combined all its video streaming products and services to create Endeavor Streaming. The move comes after Endeavor paid US$250 million (€200 million) last year for over-the-top video technology company NeuLion, which will be absorbed into the new group along with Endeavor’s internally developed video […]

Endeavor acquires NeuLion for US$250m

Endeavor, the parent brand of companies including WME, IMG and UFC, has agreed to buy over-the-top video technology company NeuLion in a deal valued at roughly US$250 million (€200 million). Endeavor has agreed to acquire each share of outstanding common stock of NeuLion for USD $0.84, in an all-cash deal that will establish NeuLion as […]

NeuLion adds data analytics capabilities to offering

OTT TV video specialist NeuLion has launched a new data analytics service as part of its offering. NeuLion ACE Analytics is now available to customers who have licensed the NeuLion Digital Platform. According to the company, the ACE Analytics offering can help service provders indentify their most effective and profitable marketing channels and campaigns and […]

NeuLion provides new version of SDK for 4K UHD smart TVs

OTT TV platform provider NeuLion has begun commercializing version 9.0 of its software development kit to enable smart TV manufacturers to provide features including playback, mobile to TV interactivity, total security, and live streaming of up to 4K resolution video. The SDK provides support for Ultra HD TV manufacturers with a live 4K streaming technology […]

Eleven Sports Network launches multiscreen service

International sports channel provider Eleven Sports Network has tapped online TV technology specialist NeuLion to launch a new digital service in Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Singapore and Taiwan. The service enables viewers to access live and on-demand remium sports content such as Euro 2016, Liga BBVA, Formula 1 or NBA on their tablet, mobile or laptop […]

Sony taps NeuLion for 4K live streaming

Sony has partnered with digital TV technology provider NeuLion to bring 4K live streaming to its 4K Ultra HD TVs. Sony Visual Products will integrate NeuLion’s DivX CE SDK to deliver 4K live streams powered by the NeuLion Digital Platform, the companies announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. “As 4K OTT entertainment […]

NeuLion to showcase 4K portfolio

Digital TV technology provider NeuLion is due to showcase its HEVC and 4K/Ultra HD-ready product portfolio at TV Connect next week.  NeuLion will demonstrate how its next-generation NeuLion Digital Platform will allow European content right holders to securely stream live and on-demand video content of up to 4K resolution with HEVC and MPEG-DASH to devices […]

NeuLion acquires DivX in US$62.5 million deal

US-based online video specialist NeuLion has acquired video technology specialist DivX in a US$62.5 million (€52.1 million) deal that it says will place it at the forefront of the 4K OTT video market and give it broader global reach. Upon closing of the deal, Nancy Li, NeuLion’s CEO, will become executive vice chairman of the […]

Microsoft signs Xbox One live sports deal with tech firm NeuLion

Online video technology firm NeuLion has signed a multi-year deal with Microsoft to support the streaming of live- and on-demand sports content to Xbox One games consoles. Neulion said it will deliver live 24/7 linear channels, stats data, and on-demand content to Xbox One consoles, with Microsoft licensing its NeuLion Sports Platform. Video will be […]