March 13, 2013
By Ben Swanton, Head of Search & Selection @ PCR uk.linkedin.com/in/benswanton TV Connect goes into its 9th year in 2013, and whilst the name of the Exhibition is different (formerly known as IPTV World Forum), the premise is still the same – bringing together the who’s who of the worldwide connected entertainment ecosystem for 3… (read more)
February 15, 2013
Major respected innovator in the Connected Entertainment ecosystem, Francisco Varela, Global Director of Platform Partnerships at YouTube has been confirmed to open Day 2 of TV Connect.
November 22, 2012
Informa Telecoms & Media will be launching a new event in San Francisco on 15-16 May focused on the challenges involved in building a compelling user experience in the age of TV Everywhere, multiscreen services, catch-up and non-linear video. This globally-focused event will feature Tier 1 conference speakers from key telcos, broadcasters, content owners and… (read more)
Today consumers have more IPTV STBs in their home and they want to have access to content in any room they choose. This has led to an increase in PLC devices, located farther away from each other and always near other electrical devices. Problems with noise and attenuation in this situation can lead to consumer… (read more)
September 27, 2012
Are you going to CDN World Summit next week? I am really looking forward to this years CDN World Summit in London. It’s set to be a fantastic event with CDN giants like Akamai, Velocix CDN Alcatel-Lucent, Edgecast and Jet-Stream all confirmed to speak at the event along with Amazon, Mashable, BSkyB and lots more…. (read more)
August 21, 2012
Marina Kalkanis has been a central figure in the BBC’s hugely successful coverage of the Olympics. In her role as Head of Programmes OnDemand Core Services team, Marina is responsible for the media and metadata services supporting BBC online. A senior technology manager within the corporation, Marina is responsible for building the media and metadata workflows which deliver the BBC iPlayer and the major News and Sports events.
August 14, 2012
AfricaCast returns for a second year and continues to be the premier event in Sub Saharan Africa for broadcasters. This year we have the support of SABC, ABN, Endemol and Multichoice, among many major broadcasters who have provided CXO level speakers to discuss the future opportunities for African broadcasters.