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Facing competition from the likes of Now TV, Netflix, and Amazon Prime Video, the BBC is setting out to make iPlayer the top OTT service in the UK
Samsung is the first TV manufacturer to adopt the TVkey system, but more will follow. Nagra has plans to make it a widely available industry platform.
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BT Preps OTT Service: Streaming Forum Preview BT is using an evidence-based approach to build a standalone OTT service that also integrates with existing offerings. BT Head of IPTV solutions and Streaming Forum keynote speaker Mike Rizzo talks about what the company has learned from BT Sport and how it will compete with other OTT services. Thu, January 12, by Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen
What the Nokia-Apple Lawsuit Means for the Streaming Industry If Nokia's standards infringement lawsuit prevails over Apple, the costs could be steep to any company relying on H.264 or even HEVC. Here are the issues at stake. Fri, December 30, by Jan Ozer
Live OTT Warrants Advertising Premium, Says Massive CTO Massive CTO Max Ramsay discusses Facebook Live, 4K, 360° video and more in this look at the trends in OTT and live video as 2016 comes to a close Wed, December 21, by Adrian Pennington
Streaming Forum Preview: OTT An "Unstoppable" Force Dan Finch of TVPlayer and Simplestream will present one of the Streaming Forum keynotes, and here he offers his take on the state of OTT as we head into 2017 Tue, December 20, by Adrian Pennington
SVOD Is the Clear OTT Winner Amazon Prime Instant Video's expansion and the introduction of BritBox drive home the point: SVOD will be the leading OTT business model for the foreseeable future. Fri, December 09, by Adrian Pennington
Dailymotion/Peer5 Partnership Is A Big Win for WebRTC WebRTC and peer-based content delivery allow Dailymotion to offload expensive hardware and bandwidth costs while improving video quality and service. Other streaming media publishers should take note and follow suit. Wed, November 30, by Lantre Barr
Enterprise Video from the Other Side of the Firewall Enterprise video vendors are touting a slew of new features, from enterprise YouTube to HTML5 support, but enterprises themselves—particularly in the financial sector—move slowly and face hurdles to adopting the latest technologies Mon, November 28, by Vincent Haines
How to Monetize: AVOD, TVOD, or SVOD? In quotes from a Streaming Media/Unisphere survey, our readers talk about the biggest monetization opportunities and challenges facing them today and tomorrow Mon, November 28, by Tim Siglin
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