27th March 2015
Each year, the TV Connect Awards celebrate excellence, innovation and achievements in the connected entertainment industry. This year saw a record number of entries, while the ceremony itself (on April 29th) will take place at London’s iconic Gherkin.
“On behalf of the judging panel, I would like to congratulate all the shortlisted products and companies for … Read More
25th March 2015
A few years ago, the brilliant Onion-esque British satirical blog The Daily Mash ran the following story:
Boss demands successful viral video for boring project
A boss has demanded that his staff create a wildly successful viral video for a boring business idea.
Bill McKay, managing director of Midlands-based Premier Boiler Services, has instructed his staff to produce a worldwide video hit to promote his idea for a customer … Read More
18th March 2015
IP&TV News: What have you been able to learn from the launch of HBO Now on iTunes? What was notable about this announcement?
Ed Barton: It’s worth remembering you’ll still be able to access HBO Now through a web browser, so people can watch via PCs and laptops which … Read More
16th March 2015
Around the globe, pay TV operators are forced to balance competing objectives: accelerate product delivery, but maintain service stability and high quality of experience (QoE) for subscribers. To achieve these aims, operators are moving towards continuous delivery of new functionality, as opposed to the traditional waterfall, ‘big-bang’ approach to service releases1, and embracing the notion of DevOps (Development and Operations).
Continuous Delivery and DevOps relies on an increased use of automated testing and … Read More
12th March 2015
Google’s Thomas Riedl (Global Head of Android TV Partnerships) has been confirmed as a speaker at this year’s TV Connect (28 – 30 April 2015 ExCel, London).
In a special keynote appearance, ‘Launching Android TV,’ Riedl will use the world’s leading connected entertainment eventto present Google’s new connected TV platform in detail.