Facebook acquires IP specialist Source3


Facebook has acquired intellectual property specialist Source3 in a bid to clamp down on copyrighted content uploaded to the social network. Source3 claims to “recognise,… Read more

Whitepaper | HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE VIDEO: Implementing Support for HDR Using Software-Based Video Solutions


The video ecosystem is eager to embrace High Dynamic Range video, which promises greatly improved viewing experiences with expanded color space and luminance. However, HDR… Read more

Ericsson: video to account for 75% of all mobile traffic


Mobile video traffic will grow by around 50% annually between 2016 and 2022 to account for nearly 75% of all mobile traffic, according to the… Read more

Cisco: video to represent 80% of web traffic in 2021


Video will represent 80% of all internet traffic in 2021, up from 67% in 2016, according to new research. Cisco’s 12th Visual Networking Index (VNI)… Read more

PwC: internet video revenues to overtake DVD this year

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Internet video revenues will overtake physical home video for the first time this year, according to a major new international study by PricewaterhouseCoopers. PwC’s Global… Read more

Ampere: Saudi web users consume the most TV and video


Saudi Arabian internet users watched more TV and video online than people in any other country, according to a new global study by Ampere Analysis.… Read more

Whitepaper | Breaking the 4K Barrier

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NASA and AWS Elemental Engineer the First Live 4K Broadcast from Space The challenges in streaming the first live 4K video content from the ISS… Read more

Report: Facebook signs video content deals


Facebook has reportedly signed deals with youth-focused media companies to make original shows for the social platform. According to a Reuters report, Facebook has agreed… Read more

Whitepaper | Best Practices in Data Privacy for Video Service Providers


In-depth look at the current regulations, consumer sentiment and changing video landscape that are informing data privacy policies The data-privacy landscape is changing in terms… Read more

Liberty Global adds quarter of a million next-gen TV subscribers

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Liberty Global added 253,000 next-generation TV subscribers in Q1, and said the UK and Germany contributed to its best first quarter video performance in the… Read more