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The North Carolina Division of Tourism has forged a partnership with Time Warner Cable Media that will promote tourism across the state via on-demand long-form videos.
An investment group bought the operation, which will be operated as a standalone company named XOR Media.
The inclusion of a “light sleep” mode can help set-tops consume more than 20 percent less energy than boxes lacking the option.
Motorola Mobility has added a content delivery network option into its roster through a partnership with EdgeCast Networks that will also extend its reach globally.
BT Wholesale will use IneoQuest’s Video Service Assurance solution to ensure the reliability and quality of its new TV Connect service
As the Olympic sprinters race down the tracks, will London's Internet infrastructure be able to keep up? Let's hope so.
The IP&TV World Forum kicks off in London with the new name of TV Connect.
The move makes it easier for members, such as DirecTV, to keep a consistent interface across DLNA products in a home network.
Advertisers and ad agencies have long yearned for a system that standardizes ratings across both TV and Internet ads, and Nielsen has launched its cross-platform advertising measurement service with GroupM.
The app, built by Ensequence for ESPN, allows FiOS subs to fill out and follow brackets for the college hoops tourney.
A significant minority of fans refuse to wait three days, and instead visit illegal sites to watch CW shows.
The continued video-based evolution of Cisco took a major leap forward with the news that it will buy digital TV software and security vendor NDS for $5 billion.
Dish Network said that its Hopper whole-home DVR system, which it first introduced at CES earlier this year, is now available to its customers.
Verizon has agreed to license start-up Veveo’s technology for cloud-based search associated with its FiOS TV service.
Swisscom Broadcast will use Net Insight’s Nimbra platform to transport live HD video, voice and data content.
Buckeye CableSystem is gearing up for its long-term IP migration while attempting to win back customers in the short term with Arris’ hybrid QAM/IP video gateways.
Imagine Communications has reengineered its ICE video platform so that it can simultaneously process HD and SD IPTV streams; options include adaptive bit rate (ABR) streaming. The upgrade makes the ICE system suitable for IPTV, a bit of a repositioning for the company. And, of course, the new combination of capabilities makes ICE suitable for multi-screen delivery, as well.
Entone announced that Twin Lakes Telephone will use the vendor’s FusionTV system to provide a unified set of video services for its customers.
A relatively modest $25 million investment buys Ericsson a dominant position in the European broadcast market.
The former SeaChange executive will be responsible for consumer-facing technologies.
In an effort to break free of its computer-based roots, Intel is said to be soliciting programmers on a plan to create a “virtual cable operator” service that would stream video over the Internet.
Barnes & Noble has named former Cablevision chief financial officer Michael Huseby as its new CFO.
Charter said its Customer Guarantee program is backing up its dedication to customer service with financial commitments.