The Third Wave of TV Transformation

Riding The Third Wave of TV Transformation
When we started Brightcove seven years ago, we expected a five-to-10-year transformation period until we reached a world of purely Internet-based, on-demand TV, motion pictures and “long tail” content. Sometimes it's hard to see change happen when we ...


Do you need a box for digital cable?
By Rob Pegoraro, Special for USA TODAY Question: Comcast is converting my cable TV to all-digital. They say I'll need to get a cable box, but what if I only want to watch the local stations? Gene J. Puskar, AP Comcast has been converting from analog to ...


Streaming TV takes you way beyond cable
Streaming digital video players, including brands such as Roku and Apple TV, make it fast and easy to snare Internet content and watch it on a television. As a result, many people are scaling back on costly cable or satellite subscriptions, ...

Smart TV USA Says: Endemol insight on the Smart TV conundrum
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Smart TV USA Says: The rise of Smart TV poses tough questions around audience engagement. TV broadcasters, such as Endemol, today compete with video content available on the internet, tablets and mobile phones. But internet-enabled TVs - or the Smart ...

Social media key to Express program
Columbus Dispatch
Customers still earn points by buying merchandise in store and online, but under the new program, they can get more points any time they visit an Express store and “engage with the brand” through social media. In other words, a customer ...

Columbus Dispatch

Missed connections in our digital lives
Her mother, Shelly, goes downstairs and makes breakfast while watching the news on her kitchen TV. The last in the family to rise is Nicki's 18-year-old brother, Chris, who sends and receives half a dozen texts before heading off to school.

Obama, Romney camps ready for digital warfare
Philadelphia Inquirer
In a close election, as this promises to be, digital could be decisive. Just ask Ann Romney. Better yet, tweet her: @AnnDRomney. (More on that later.) Or ask Andrew Rasiej, social-media campaign strategist, founder of Personal Democracy Media, ...

Multi TV gives to NPP
The New Patriotic Party has become the second political party to receive a fully installed digitalbox from Multi TV at a brief ceremony in Accra. The Managing News Editor of Joy News Television, MaryAnn Eyram Acolatse handed over the facility to a ...

Aussie version of Vevo starts today
The Australian
Jumping the gun on other digital content providers that are weighing a move down under, such as TV and movie streaming site Hulu and music sharing site Spotify, Vevo has made Australia its second international stop after its British launch last year.

Adubato: Making the most of social media
The Star-Ledger -
By Steve Adubato Social media has become an effective and efficient way to communicate and stay connected with key stakeholders and customers. However, coordinating the messages being sent by your organization and following up on the feedback you ...

Leeder at the door of digital evolution
The Australian
Nick Leeder talks to Media Bites MEDIA is not the type of industry where the boss holds open the front door to greet arrivals, but there's Nick Leeder, poached last year from News Limited to head Google Australia and New Zealand, welcoming us into ...

C2E2 LIVE: Marvel Ultimate Comics Universe
Comic Book Resources
Moderated by Director of Communications, Publishing and Digital Media Arune Singh, the panel included Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso, Editor Sana Anamat, "Ultimate Comics Ultimates" writer Sam Humphries and special guest Spider-Man from the ...

Facebook's Instagram Acquisition Shows Increasing Importance of Imagery in ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Facebook's acquisition of photo sharing social network Instagram serves as further evidence that the medium of imagery is increasing in importance according to PR, search and social media agency Punch Communications. London, UK (PRWEB) April 15, ...

Foxtel scores, but faces new challenge
The Australian
The subscription TV business in Australia took on a new shape as the merger between Foxtel and Austar, years in the making, got its final series of ticks and approvals in recent weeks. Shareholders, the competition watchdog and the courts have all ...

Brands within content
Business Standard
It is less overt and can encompass TV content, movie content (in-film placements), social media and the Internet and activities on the ground. Think Coke Studio. Media agencies are not losing any time in putting in place teams who handle these.

Telos Digital Television Network Continues Expansion to Major Markets ...
Albany Times Union
Focusing on the Top 100 Markets, Telos is now available over-the-air on Free TV. Telos DigitalTelevision's combination of digital programming and availability of focused programming is continuing their expansion, now airing in six of the top ten major ...

Limited online access stresses sailors at sea
“The biggest thing is social networks and email,” said Aviation Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class (SW) Jose Santiago, who was running the media center that day in January. While sailors have a list of things they need to do online, they have one challenge to ...

Outgoing Austar chief happy to advertise Photon challenge
The Australian
DAYS after the Federal Court approved the sale of his regional pay-TV company to Foxtel, outgoing Austar chief executive John Porter is getting into the advertising game as the chairman of marketing service group Photon. Porter replaces Brian Bickmore, ...

German satellite TV market accelerates
Broadband TV News
The end of an era is approaching in Germany as on April 30, all analogue satellite TVbroadcasts on the Astra satellite will terminate. According to GfK research, over the last 12 months, the digital switch over has had a positive impact on the sales ... to launch in the summer
Marshalltown Times Republican (blog)
In that capacity, Walters will be the lead reporter for a new digital network – “Hiring John as the face and reporter for this breakthrough venture is a significant step in the successful launch of,” Director of Athletics Jamie ...

"Remote Control": London's ICA Dissects the Conflicted Love Affair Between ...
by Coline Milliard, ARTINFO UK LONDON – On April 4, London ditched the old-school analogueTV signal for its digital successor. The timing of “Remote Control” couldn't have been better. Conceived by Matt Williams of the Institute of Contemporary Arts, ...

Hybrid Marketing: Intuitive, Relevant and Challenging
Daily Deal Media
Ad dollars are now spread across the internet and perhaps advertising using digital media will dominate in the years to come. The major driving force for the shift in spends onto Web 2.0 came with the revolution of social media.

How the Tech Parade Passed Sony By
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
That is because Sony, which once defined Japan's technological prowess, wowed the world with the Walkman and the Trinitron TV and shocked Hollywood with bold acquisitions like Columbia Pictures, is now in the fight of its life.

Luminaries from India's ICT community, Tata Communications & TEPC return to ...
Business Standard
CommunicAsia and BroadcastAsia, the most established infocomm technology (ICT) and mediacommunications event of its kind in Asia, will return from 19 to 22 June 2012 at the prestigious Marina Bay Sands and award-winning Suntec Singapore respectively.

NewTek Unveils Next-Generation TriCaster Family with New System Architecture ...
Broadcast Newsroom
Using a TriCaster, people can deliver content with unprecedented speed, to larger audiences, on virtually any device or popular social media site--and with even greater HD network-quality production values. The video producers of today are becoming the ...

Ten questions for Adrian Swift
The Australian
With those odds I decided a career that started sub-editing the shipping news and writing the one-line program descriptions in the TV guide was for me. I seem to remember my parents were quite disappointed. Getaway was a huge success when you launched ...

NAB: Grass Valley Showcases Product Upgrades
Broadcasting & Cable
Notable upgrades and new products include a new version of its Stratus Media Workflow Application Framework software, new functionality for its K2 Summit Media Server platform, a new 6.5 version of its EDIUS nonlinear software, and new features for its ...

St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital Puts the Patient Experience First, in ...
Einnews Portugal
Healthcare Global is a pioneering digital media site for Healthcare professionals and executives responsible for all aspects of managing this environment. Healthcare Global covers solutions that enable global healthcare executives to improve the way ...

Death knell hasn't tolled
Mail Tribune
The former Ashland residents and journalists — he's a former president of UPI and the Financial News Network and news director at Seattle's KING-TV; she's a former human resources executive at the Vancouver Columbian and the Los Angeles Times — spent ...

Digital world isn't a retail threat, it's a chance to connect
Sydney Morning Herald
The digital age has been developing for some time now but it is the customers' expectations that are driving businesses to adapt. This is a permanent change to the way we interact with our customers and we must see digital technologies as an enabler ...

No multiple decoders after Dec.31 switchover, says TCRA
By Rodgers Luhwago The Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority ( TCRA) has said no person will be required to have more than one decoder to have access to free-to-air channels after switching to digital broadcasting at the end of the year.


Channel-serving the key to e-success
Sydney Morning Herald
Digital channels to customers are critical to enriching the online-consumer experience. Photo: Dallas Kilponen THE digital age has been developing for some time now, but it is the customers' expectations that are driving businesses to adapt.

Sydney Morning Herald

Shaw undercut by soft ad market
The owner of Canada's Global TV network saw revenues fall almost 1% to C$242m (US$242m) for the three months ending February 29. The company also lost almost 10000 subscribers from its cable distribution arm amid an aggressive push by rival telco Telus ...

White House Opens Door to Big Donors, and Lobbyists Slip In
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
By MIKE McINTIRE and MICHAEL LUO / The New York Times Last May, as a battle was heating up between Internet companies and Hollywood over how to stop online piracy, a top entertainment industry lobbyist landed a meeting at the White House with one of ...

Fate of data held by Megaupload up in the air
The News Journal
Tens of millions of digital files kept on went dark earlier this year. Megaupload was a cyberlocker of sorts, a service that offered individuals and businesses storage space fordigital files. But in January, the federal government ...

44 New Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
By Matt Petronzio
Catch up with Mashable's top digital media resources of the past week. ... creative hacks for a new cover photo on Google+. We even spoke with standup comedian Jim Gaffigan about his new online comedy special. Get started!
Mashable » Social Media

NAB: C4D LIVE | Ninja Crayon
By ninjacrayon
On April 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment · In Events, Uncategorized · NABShow 2012 icon ninjacrayon MAXON Computer will be streaming their booth live (similar to CINEVERSITYLIVE) for users who can't attend the conference in Las Vegas.
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Today in America TV Celebrates Earth Week 2012 - Digital Producer ...
Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 Earth Week 2012 is celebrated and honored on Sunday, April 22, 2012 and the week leading up to it is called Earth ...

Cannes Lions and Haymarket plan a Digital Media Festival in Asia ...
The Digital Media Awards, founded by Campaign in 2007, have come to be ... for brands and theonline community to reach into new media and markets.

Online Photo Solutions | PNI Digital Media
The world's leading retailers use the PNI Digital Media Platform to offer an online photo center that connects their customer's digital photos to their in-store and ...

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