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    Ooyala unveils unbundled IQ service

    Telstra-owned analytics specialist Ooyala has released an unbundled version of its Ooyala IQ video analytics product, which can now be used to measure content performance and audience engagement alongside other video players including those from JW Player, Brightcove, Kaltura, thePlatform, Flowplayer and YouTube. With Ooyala IQ’s multidimensional querying, customers can easily analyze in real time the…

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    DisneyLife starts streaming to UK

    The Walt Disney Company has launched its DisneyLife SVOD service in the UK, available to subscribers on mobile, tablet and TV (via Airplay with Apple TV and Chromecast) for £9.99 a month. For the monthly fee, families can stream instantly or temporarily download an ever-expanding digital library of hundreds of movies and books, as well…

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    V-Nova powers UltraHD Clasico

    Video compression specialist V-Nova’s PERSEUS technology has been successfully deployed by Mediapro’s Overon for the November 21 “El Clásico” match between Real Madrid and Barcelona. PERSEUS is based on the principles underlying human vision to deliver improvements in compression, picture quality, processing speed, latency and power consumption. PERSEUS shifts the entire video bitrate-quality curve to enable UHD quality…

Analysis & Opinion

  • MCNs split on pay-TV millennial efforts, success of YouTube Red

    OTTtv World Summit

    Colin Dixon, chair at Tuesday’s sessions at the OTTtv World Summit, analyses a panel discussion on the growth of MCNs. First published at nScreenMedia. A panel of experts discussed the impact of MCNs and the YouTube generation at OTT TV World Summit in London. There was little agreement on pay-TV efforts to package their content, and…

  • OTTtv World Summit special: findings from ’4K In Focus’

    Dom Robinson, Co-Founder and Director, id3as

    On Monday the OTTtv World Summit kicked off in London with a special 4K In Focus session, chaired by Dom Robinson (Co-Founder and Director at id3as). Here, Robinson shares the key insights gleaned from the day’s speakers and sessions. As I composed my opening notes for Monday’s 4K In Focus session, I was worried that…

  • Quality of Service: Lessons from Content Delivery World 2015

    Content Delivery World 2015

    This October, Speedchecker hosted a stand at Content Delivery World 2015. This is a summary of the event from Steve Gledhill (Head of Content, Speedchecker Ltd) with a focus on how to improve the Quality of Service for the end user. The Agenda Content Delivery World 2015 brought together players from across the content delivery…

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