Recent Press Releases

Tappp Expands Its Open Distribution Platform for Premium Digital Content Delivery

Raises $4.2M to connect content owners directly with consumers, bringing users a wider range of entertainment choices Mumbai and New York – May 5, 2016 -- Tappp, the global media company...

Howard University entrusts Piksel to video stream the commencement address by President Obama

NEW YORK, NY, May 4, 2016 – Piksel, a global leader in building successful online video businesses, today announces that it will video stream Howard University's 2016 Commencement...

Big Boots Acquires MEDL Mobile App Library in deal valued at $5MM

Roger Mincheff's new studio dedicated to engagement platforms, grabs over 120 fully developed apps to use for talent, media, and brand partnerships Beverly Hills, CA – May 4, 2016 –...

Xumo's Television Carriage Approaches 60 Percent in the US and Expands Content Offering to 78 Premium Channels

More Manufacturers Join the Lineup, Dramatically Increasing Xumo's Over-the-Top Distribution Numbers IRVINE, Calif., May 4, 2016 – Continuing to deliver premium, captivating and...

CBS Corporation Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

Revenues Up 10% to $3.85 Billion Operating Income Up 14% to an All-Time High of $821 Million Diluted EPS Up 31% to an All-Time High of $1.02 NEW YORK, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation...

Amazon Prime Video Adds the Latest Series from The Weinstein Company and Oscar and Emmy-winner Julian Fellowes, Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor Thorne, to its Original Series Lineup

Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor Thorne, which is based on the book series by Anthony Trollope and stars Tom Hollander, Ian McShane and Alison Brie, will premiere exclusively for Prime members in the...

Daniel Tibbets Named President and General Manager for El Rey Network

Award-Winning Media and Digital Executive To Lead Cable Network Founded By Maverick Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez Austin, TX, May 3, 2016 -- Daniel Tibbets, who most recently served as Machinima's...

A New Slate of Cannabis Lifestyle-Themed Programming Announced From Digital-First Content Studio PRØHBTD

Studio Releases Three New Original Web Series Including "Get LOUD" Starring Adult Swim's Black Jesus Star Gerald "Slink" Johnson LOS ANGELES, May 3, 2016 —...

Vimeo Acquires OTT Subscription Video Platform VHX

NEW YORK, May 2, 2016 – Vimeo, an operating business of IAC [NASDAQ: IAC], announced today the acquisition of VHX, a platform for premium over-the-top (OTT) subscription video channels. The...

Business leaders need to prepare for next phase of the digital transformation: digital experience quality

Four out of five business leaders understand the important role digital experience plays in business success but more than half aren't sure how to improve it London, UK/New York, USA, April 27,...

Akamai Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenue of $568 million, up 8% year-over-year and up 9% when adjusted for foreign exchange* GAAP EPS of $0.42 per diluted share, down 2%...

Akamai Opens Broadcast Operations Control Center to Support OTT Video Providers

New facility combines specialized staff with advanced diagnostic tools to drive superior-quality over-the-top video viewing experiences LAS VEGAS – 2016 NAB Show – Booth SL3325 (April 18,...

NeuLion Launches New Real Time OTT Dashboard; Instant Analytics for Targeted Marketing, Retention and QOS Programs

Most In-Depth Analytics Solution in the Marketplace Allows NeuLion Customers to Drive Renewals, Boost Subscriptions, Increase Customer Acquisition and Satisfaction and Ultimately Drive Online Video...

NICE PEOPLE AT WORK jumps into Virtual Reality and 360° video with Bitmovin

NPAW partners with Bitmovin to integrate Bitmovin's HTML5 360 and VR video player with YOUBORA Analytics for Quality of Experience (QoE) and Audience Engagement data. BARCELONA, Spain & PALO...

NBC Olympics selects Ericsson for 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

Ericsson high performance HD solutions will enable NBC Olympics to delight millions of US viewers during its coverage of 2016 Rio Olympics NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has...

Quickplay Announces Global Strategic Partnership with Harmonic

Global Partnership will enable video service providers to rapidly and efficiently launch premium over-the-top (OTT) and multiscreen live and on-demand video services at scale Las Vegas, NV (NAB...

Kaltura and Harmonic Partner to Deliver New SaaS Platform for Fast Launch of 'Live to OTT' Services

Kaltura Integrates Harmonic VOS™ 360 Cloud Media Processing Service with its OTT TV Video Cloud Content Management System NAB Booth Numbers SU7316 and SU1210, April 14, 2016 – Kaltura,...

Vindicia and Xstream Partner to Provide Powerful OTT Solution

Vindicia, the leader in enterprise-class subscription billing, and Xstream, a leading provider of over-the-top (OTT) solutions, have announced a partnership that will deliver a powerful OTT solution...

Streambox® Expands Cloud Services for Multi-Location Live Video Playouts for Broadcast, Live Events and Web Video Streaming

The new capabilities include low-latency, multi-location, global video distribution of live and file-based videos with realtime transcoding of HD videos for the web Photos(1) Documents(1) Seattle,...

DVEO to Showcase 4K UHD H.265 Live Encoder/Decoder at NAB 2016

San Diego, California -- DVEO®, a well respected supplier to leading broadcasters, telco TV/OTT and cable operators around the world, is now shipping their new live software based 4K H.265/HEVC...