I’m delighted to announce that the Digital Interoperability Forum has just published the White Paper it commissioned me to write on the topic Interoperability: Myths and Realities. The White Paper includes case studies on UHDTV and DRM, and can be downloaded from the DIF site here, and is also available at Broadband TV News.
I’m proud to have been involved in the creation of a new White Paper for Nagra, a world leader in digital security and convergent media solutions, about its new HomEdge Gateway, which was launched at the IBC 2013 exhibition in Amsterdam. The White Paper, entitled The Nagra HomEdge Gateway: Monetizing the Connected Home, can be [...]
Deadline Media Television has just published its latest report, Connected Television in the UK and Ireland, which calculates that connected TV currently accounts for around 4% of broadcasting industry revenues in the two countries, a figure which will rise to 15% in 2017. The report argues that despite the UK and Ireland having the most competitive [...]
Videonet has run my story about Beamr’s video optimisation technology, which it demonstrated for the first time at IBC 2013.
IBC 2013: ‘Zigbee will help operators monetize the smart home by 2015, but forget about smart metering’ – Greenpeak
Pay-TV operators will begin to roll out ‘smart home’ services in earnest in 2015, according to Zigbee chipset specialist Greenpeak – but the company is sceptical about the role energy companies will play in this latest form of convergence.