Serendipity — the unplanned random discovery of things of interest — is disappearing in the age of the internet. As the novelty of web surfing wears off, old human habits return. Today, most of us are spending more time on fewer and fewer web sites though greater variety exists.
There is always a cacophony of noise around the big tradeshows; at NAB this year Telestream made its voice clearly heard with the first showcase of OptiQ Channel, a new and radically different one-click channel creation live service for cloud environments.
NAGRA, the video security arm of the Swiss based Kudelski Group, will promote a holistic approach to content protection at IBC 2019.
At the 2019 IBC Show, Wheatstone will unveil a new appliance called “SwitchBlade” that combines AoIP control with SIP and codec bandwidth optimization, to support the reliable connectivity of studio operations, sports venues, and other sites in separate locations. It can also be used to transfer music files between two facilities or from a cloud-based automation system over the common Internet.
UK media regulator Ofcom is calling for a review of public service broadcasting in the light of its report finding rapid growth in streaming viewing, especially among Millennials.
Amino, a media technology firm based in Cambridge, UK, is collaborating with MobiTV over provision of app-based video services.