Recent Press Releases

THE WEATHER CHANNEL LAUNCHES TV EVERYWHERE

The Weather Channel now available via live streaming online to most TV subscribers,and able to deliver critical live coverage online during severe weather events ATLANTA, GA – September 2, 2015...

thePlatform Selected by Cinedigm as Central Video Logistics System for OTT Subscription Networks

- thePlatform brings cloud-based video management to Cinedigm's newest multiplatform digital networks: CONtv and the Dove Channel(TM) SEATTLE -- September 3, 2015 -- thePlatform, the leading...

Guavus Unveils New Revenue Assurance Application for the Cable Industry

Latest version of Pipeline enables usage based-billing and accounting while supporting next-generation standards to help future-proof MSO networks SAN MATEO, CA – September 3, 2015 –...

NAGRA AND MSTAR TO ENABLE PAY-TV SERVICES DIRECTLY TO 4K ULTRA HD CONNECTED TVS

MStar integrating Nagra-On-Chip-Security (NOCS) for TV and the NAGRA anyCAST CONNECT security client in MStar 4K Ultra HD TV System on a Chip (SoCs) Pay-TV service...

HULU ADDS COMMERCIAL-FREE VIEWING

SANTA MONICA, Calif., (September 2, 2015) – Today Hulu is offering a commercial-free option to subscribers. Viewers now have the choice to watch Hulu commercial free for $11.99 per month...

Brits Watch Less TV than Ever Before; Italians Watch the Most, IHS Says

The specter of Netflix has pay TV operators spending more on content as traditional viewing methods decrease LONDON, UK (2 September, 2015) – IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of...

Hilton San Francisco Union Square Upgrades Guest Experience with Comcast Fiber

New Internet system provides a dynamic and secure platform that drives application performance for San Francisco hotel guests SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – September 2, 2015 – Today, Comcast...

ENVIVIO INTRODUCES A BREAK-THROUGH ALL-SOFTWARE VIDEO HEADEND FOR PAY TV PROVIDERS

A Single Encoder for Linear and Multi-Screen Services Lowers Operating Costs, Energy Consumption and Hardware Needs SAN FRANCISCO – Sept. 1, 2015 – Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI), a leading...

U.S. Pay TV Cord-Cutting Fears Validated by Subscriber Losses in Q2 2015, IHS Says

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (September 1, 2015) – Validating industry cord-cutting fears, in the second quarter (Q2) of 2015, pay TV companies in the United States posted their worst ever quarterly...

VUBIQUITY ACQUIRES LEADING DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION COMPANY JUICE WORLDWIDE

Deal Positions VUBIQUITY as Top End-to-End Premium Content Service Provider Los Angeles, CA, August 31, 2015 – VUBIQUITY, the leading global provider of premium content services, today...

TECHNICOLOR AND FRAUNHOFER IIS ANNOUNCE LICENSING PROGRAM FOR MPEG-H AUDIO ALLIANCE TV SYSTEM

MPEG-H audio system for ATSC 3.0 endorsed by Pearl, Samsung Electronics and Sinclair Broadcast Group PARIS (France) and ERLANGEN (Germany), August 25, 2015 – Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH;...

CABLEVISION AND CBS REACH NEW COMPREHENSIVE CONTENT CARRIAGE AGREEMENT

Cablevision Is the First CBS Distribution Partner to Announce Plans to Deliver CBS All Access and SHOWTIME Internet Services Renewal Covers CBS-Owned Stations As Well As SHOWTIME, CBS Sports Network...

Comcast Fosters Chico Local Business Innovation and Productivity By Extending Fiber Network and Communications Services for Meyers Business Park

Network Expansion Provides Chico Businesses With Scalable, High-Performance 10 Gigabit-per-Second Ethernet Services LIVERMORE, Calif.August 25, 2015Comcast Business today announced...

Cross MediaWorks Acquires BlackArrow to Drive TV Ad Technology Across All Screens

BlackArrow to Power Cadent Network's Expansion into Advanced TV Advertising Marketplace NEW YORK, NY – August 24, 2015 – Cross MediaWorks, one of the largest independent media...

Sports Bar Kicks Off Class Action Against NFL, DirecTV

Over Anticompetitive "Sunday Ticket" Package New York, August 13, 2015 – A proposed nationwide class of commercial establishments, including restaurants and sports bars, filed an...

Tribune Broadcasting Acquires "Johnny Carson"

Carson to Air Nightly on Antenna TV, Digital Multicast Network New York, NY – August 12, 2015 – "Here's Johnny!" Tribune Broadcasting today announced a multi-year...

Double Whammy for Cablevision: Court Rules It Has to Pull its Optimum False Anti-FiOS Advertising and Affirms Verizon Has the 'Fastest Available WiFi'

NEW YORK – In a complete legal smackdown for Cablevision, the U.S. District Court in Islip, Long Island, has ruled that Cablevision must stop Optimum's anti-FiOS advertising, and confirmed...

WURL DEBUTS "ADSPRING" AD PLATFORM; UNLOCKS REVENUE POTENTIAL OF STREAMING ONLINE VIDEO FOR PAY TV OPERATORS

Palo Alto, Calif. ― Aug. 11, 2015 ― Wurl, Inc., a streaming network for pay TV operators, today announced the Wurl "AdSpring" Platform, a turnkey solution for monetizing streaming video...

Turner Broadcasting Ramps Up On-Demand Efforts with Sneak Peek of TNT's Public Morals

Every Episode of truTV's Impractical Jokers and TNT's Cold Justice Available for Binge and Catch-Up Viewing truTV Offering VOD Premieres of Brand New Episodes of Friends of the People Turner...

Universal Electronics to Acquire Ecolink Intelligent Technology A Wireless Security, Sensing, and Home Automation Leader

Santa Ana, CA – August 6, 2015 -- Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI), (NASDAQ:UEIC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire U.S.-based Ecolink Intelligent...