Recent Press Releases

Shaw Communications announces new structure to enhance efficiency and productivity and to improve customer service capabilities of cable and satellite operations

CALGARY, April 14, 2014 – Shaw Communications today announced changes to the structure of its operating units that will improve overall efficiency while enhancing its ability to grow as the...

SCTE LAUNCHES CORPORATE ALLIANCE PROGRAM; COMCAST, TIME WARNER CABLE, SUDDENLINK NAMED INITIAL MEMBERS

Contact: 800-542-5040 Joe Madagan, SCTE Editor, Marketing & Communications, jmadagan@scte.org Paul Schneider, PSPR, Inc. for SCTE, pspr@att.net, 215-817-4384 Visit SCTE online at www.scte.org...

zeebox is reborn as Beamly – the content and social network for TV

100+ TV and pop culture influencers including Real Housewives' Kandi Burruss and YouTube stars Tyler Oakley, Sawyer Hartman and Kalel Cullen join together to launch the Beamly social TV...

ViXS and Intel Team Up on Media Processing SoCs to Address Cable, IPTV and Satellite Markets

Collaboration to Deliver Industry's First Headed Video / Networking Gateway to Support 10-bit HEVC 0 inShare TORONTO, ON , Apr 14, 2014 (Marketwired...

University of Connecticut and Comcast Launch Center of Excellence for Security Innovation

STORRS, Conn., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Connecticut, home to the nation's foremost center on hardware security, and Comcast today announced the establishment of the...

AEREO ANNOUNCES GOOGLE CAST™ READY DATE

Starting May 29, consumers can access Aereo's antenna and DVR technology to record and watch live television using Google's Chromecast device New York, New York (April 10, 2014)...

Viacom and Mass Relevance Partner to Launch EchoGraph, Exclusive Social Media Measurement Platform for Advertisers

NEW YORK, Apr 10, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Viacom Inc. and Mass Relevance today announced a partnership to launch EchoGraph, a social media measurement platform that will track and analyze social...

Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi Market to Reach $2.5 Billion by 2018, IDC Says

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 10, 2014 – As the traditional worldwide enterprise wireless local area network (WLAN) market experiences relative maturation and the lofty gains of the past two years...

ACA's Polka Announces Staff Promotions

PITTSBURGH, April 10, 2014 — American Cable Association President and CEO Matthew M. Polka today announced several staff promotions to reflect both the growth of the Association and recognize...

Kontron and Vantrix redefine multiscreen video transcoding performance

Virtual appliance enables highly scalable Live and VoD transcoders Eching, Germany, April 08, 2014 Kontron, a global leader in telecom, network and cloud infrastructure platform solutions,...

OPENTV AND NAGRAVISION FILE PATENT SUIT AGAINST APPLE

Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland, April 9, 2014 – The Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) announced today that its OpenTV, Inc. and Nagravision SA subsidiaries have filed a patent infringement suit...

AT&T's U-verse With GigaPower First To Light Up PulteGroup's Nine Austin-Area Communities

AUSTIN, Texas, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* and PulteGroup, Inc. today announced an agreement to offer AT&T U-verse ® with GigaPower(SM) over a fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP)...

Cablevision Announces Executive Leadership Changes

BETHPAGE, N.Y., April 9, 2014 - Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC) today announced the promotions of two long-time senior executives. Brian G. Sweeney has been named President and Kristin...

NCAA® March Madness® Live™ Sets All-Time Record with Nearly 70 Million Video Streams for the 2014 NCAA Tournament

Live Video Streams Across All Platforms Up 42%; Live Video Streams on Mobile Up 71% 2014 NCAA Tournament Marks Record Usage for TV Everywhere Initiative NCAA March Madness Live, managed by Turner...

Pace plc: Announcement of New President for Pace International

Saltaire, UK, 07 April 2014: Pace plc, a leading global developer of technologies and products for PayTV and broadband service providers today announces that Jim Henderson has been appointed as...

Imagine Communications Acquires Digital Rapids

LAS VEGAS, April 7, 2014 -- Imagine Communications, a portfolio company of The Gores Group and a market share leader of software and networking solutions serving the...

Local TV Stations to Broadcast Enhanced Content and Advertising in Unique Interactive TV Trial

Pearl Broadcast TV Venture, LG Electronics, Watchwith and Cognitive Networks to Test New Services in Atlanta, Cleveland and Orlando Markets April 03, 2014 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time...

Professional Video Market Expands by 55 Percent from 2007 to 2013 as Pay TV Goes Digital

London (April 4, 2014)—Culminating a dramatic six-year period of growth, the global market for professional broadcast equipment and services reached $63 billion in 2013, up 52 percent from...

The ACC Digital Network Launches on Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Kindle Fire

ACCDN only collegiate-centric service on new Amazon Fire TV CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ACC Digital Network announced the network's launch on Amazon Fire TV today as well...