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Sports Has No Quit In It – Does TV?

For those who don’t follow football (or American Football, if you prefer), the big news you may have missed this last week was the streaming of a regular season NFL game by Yahoo! A real first, it may very well…
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Conviva Joins the Streaming Video Alliance

With the recent announcement that Conviva joined the Streaming Video Alliance (SVA), we had the opportunity to participate in the forum’s quarterly meeting at the new Charter Technology and Engineering Center (CTEC), along with stalwarts in the video industry including content providers such as…
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Apple is Coming for Your TV!

The next Apple event is still over a week away, but the rumors are flying fast and furiously. Chief among them, at this stage: the Apple TV is to be revamped, re-positioned, and re-priced at somewhere south of $200 (versus…
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How Fast Are We Moving Over The Top Anyway?

The world of TV is reeling from the pace of innovation. But not everyone is ready to declare defeat: CBS declared that TV viewing continues to rise, and Richard Freudenstein, CEO of Foxtel confidently noted that the Netflix threat is…
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Canary Deployment with NGINX

You have just deployed the first version of your web service, your users like it and can’t stop using it, and now you contemplate deploying an upgraded version of the service such that: There should be no interruption of the…
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More Control Than You Think

At TV Connect, Simon Trudelle, Senior Director Product Marketing at NAGRA, sat down with IPTV News to discuss trends in Internet TV and how the ecosystem has changed in just the last year. Mr. Trudelle noted that NAGRA is a…
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Too much of a streaming risk factor for Apple?

The long-rumoured introduction of Apple’s subscription streaming service, heralded by many as signalling a paradigm shift in the pay-TV landscape, in the end, came to nothing. It looked like an easy decision to make, and one long in the works.…
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Surge in Mobile Viewing Raises the Bar

Viewers are consuming more streaming entertainment on mobile devices, and nowhere is that more evident than in the home. Adobe’s latest Video Benchmark Report says mobile viewing will surpass PC by Q4 2016. Indeed, the report notes that much of the…
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