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Periscope's Boxing Night; Nielsen Roku Partnership; Britain’s TV Addiction

Fri, May 8, 2015 | by Merav Cunningham


What a dramatic night it was on the boxing ring in Las Vegas when Floyd Mayweather faced and defeated the Philippines’ hero Manny Pacquiao - to the cheers of millions of fans. But the real, legal drama unfolded off the ring, as thousands of users live streamed the fight using Twitter’s Periscope, infringing content rights. In Britain, more than half of the nation admitted they are addicted to watching TV – sticking to the shows they know and love, while in Germany, the country’s official TV ratings association announced it is adding YouTube viewership data to its reports. Here is this week’s most buzzing TV news.

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Topics: OTT, Anti-piracy, Youtube, Amazon, audience measurement, COMPASS, Content Discovery, Content Piracy, Content Recommendation, content rights, Copyright Holders, DTT, Eye on Piracy, Hot TV News, Hulu, Industry, Live Stream, Nielsen, roku, sports piracy, SVOD, Twitter

VO’s OTT Multi Screen Solution Drives Boxer’s Scandinavian Expansion | Viaccess-Orca Blog

Wed, Jun 4, 2014 | by Efrat Fenigson


In the latest chapter of our long-standing relationship with Boxer TV, Viaccess-Orca is playing a key role in enabling the Nordic pay-TV company to undertake a substantial expansion in the Scandinavian market.

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Topics: Content Protection, Newsletter, TV Everywhere, boxer, Customers, companion device, COMPASS, connected devices, Connected Sentinel, digital rights, DTT, Hybrid, Industry, multi-screen, Portfolio, Prime Sentinel, RiGHTv, television experience, terracom, tv content, Viaccess-Orca

Hot TV Industry News of the Week - June 7 2014

Fri, Aug 2, 2013 | by Efrat Fenigson


HD channels and Ultra HDTV took over the headlines this week. Demand for HD services remains low in Belarus, thereby placing them on the slow lane to transition. There is good news for countries on the fast track – Ultra HDTV panel pricing is set to drop another 10% through August. This leads to a question being asked by Forbes: can Ultra HD 4K help the TV industry? It may not be as big a jump as SD to HD, but it’s certainly a progression that benefits the industry.  One thing that doesn’t benefit the TV industry is piracy. This is exactly why Google was asked to quickly remove 100 million piracy links. This long-overdue order is sure to make the TV and film industries rejoice.

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Topics: Infographic, Broadband TV News, Digital Spy, Digitimes, DTT, Forbes, Google, HDTV, Industry, LCD TV, piracy, Ultra HD 4K, Ultra HDTV

Hot TV Industry News of the Week - Jan. 31 2014

Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | by Efrat Fenigson


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Topics: OTT, Asia One, Broadcast Engineering, Digital TV, DTH, DTT, Industry, Panasonic, Pay TV, Rapid TV News, Smart TV, Social TV

TV Leaders Summit: Innovations in Digital Broadcast and Interactive TV - Interviewing Roni Baranov, CIO, 'yes'

Mon, Jun 3, 2013 | by Efrat Fenigson


The TV Leaders Summit was a success! We enjoyed hearing what market leaders had to say about the hottest topics in the new TV era, such as social TV, OTT and TV Everywhere. As a special bonus, we are conducting a few one-on-one interviews with some of the main speakers.

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Topics: yes, Yes’ MyTV, Big Data, Cable TV, Customers, CRM, DTT, Events, Industry, Multi-Room, piracy, Roni Baranov, Smart TV, Social TV, TV Leaders Summit, TVLS


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