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TV weather forecasts will migrate ever more to the cloud during 2021 to cope with peaks in demand during extreme events.

Analytics, Targeting, Mobile And Privacy To Thrive In 2021 January 14th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Barring the unexpected, the broad themes of 2021 in broadcasting and media entertainment have already been sculpted by the unprecedented events of 2020.

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The computer industry has shown the way to a more efficient video production future.

IT-Centric Technologies Will Continue To Alter Traditional Video ProductionJanuary 5th 2021 - 09:00 AM

After a year like 2020, predicting the future is scary business. However there are several leading-edge technologies—many borrowed from the IT and consumer-facing industries—that certainly look to make a significant impact on video production and broadcasting in 2021. Here are some, in no particular order, that will see continued implementation and streamline production and distribution workflows. To date we’ve seen these new tools begin to alter the way video production and distribution is done, helping the industry move forward and media businesses grow, and that’s certain to continue in new and exciting ways.

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Nielsen, the pioneer of TV audience measurement in the USA, is now almost a century old.

Audience Measurement Migrates From Homes To PeopleDecember 3rd 2020 - 09:00 AM

TV audience measurement has been moving steadily from households to individuals in line with the decline in family viewing around the big screen and rise in OTT consumption on connected devices.

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Automatically generating repurposed content in transport streams can automatically generate new profits.

New Compliance Tools Bring New Revenue OpportunitiesNovember 13th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Compliance solutions have rapidly transformed a once operator-intensive legal necessity into suites of automatic processes for new revenues.

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Pluto TV first came to Europe late in 2018 through a deal with Sky.

ViacomCBS Pluto TV Launches In Spain As AVoD Momentum Grows October 16th 2020 - 09:00 AM

The ViacomCBS Pluto TV AvoD (Advertising VoD) service has launched in Spain, increasing its European orbit to five countries.

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FIFA shared a virtual platform with Synamedia for IBC 2020 to discuss how to disrupt video piracy.

Vendors Highlight Industrial Scale Of Video Piracy At Virtual IBC 2020September 24th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Synamedia has stood out as the vendor making the biggest splash over content protection and video piracy around IBC 2020, even though the event was confined to virtual channels.

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The IABM created the 360°

OTA TV Transmission Technology UpdateSeptember 18th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Like the broadcasters they serve, the Las Vegas 2020 NAB Show and annual Amsterdam IBC events were forced to go virtual. Show or no shows, TV shows go on, and 2020 OTA TV transmission technology is moving faster than ever. Here’s some of what leading TV RF experts hoped to share with exhibit visitors in person.

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Low Complexity Enhancement Video Coding Edges Towards Final ApprovalSeptember 4th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Low Complexity Enhancement Video Coding (LCEVC) is gaining traction faster than any other video compression standard as it approaches final approval by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG).

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