High consumer usage and satisfaction with voice recognition software drive new IoT use cases.
The total number of visitors, 55,128, to IBC2015 exceeded the record-breaking attendance in 2014. The event found ever more ways to engage with the community, ensuring that everyone who attended joined the debate about the future of electronic media.
OTT TV and video users actively use other types of media for information and entertainment, with 71% accessing mobile internet, 66% mobile apps and 61% social networks on a daily basis, according to SPB TV Survey 2015.
Despite only being launched last month, AMC is already being used to drive sales for BT, according to Delia Bushell, MD BT Sport and BT TV.
Hellas Sat has chosen solutions from Newtec for a new multi-million euro DTH earth station it is constructing in Cyprus.
Irdeto will be providing security for a new Tivibu satellite pay-TV service from Turk Telecom Group.
Sling TV would be very interested in launching on Apple TV now that the latter is embracing apps, according to Roger J. Lynch CEO, Sling TV.
The Television and Radio Broadcasting Network of Armenia (TRBNA) will implement a DTT network using a solution on Intelsat 33e, the second scheduled satellite in Intelsat’s next generation satellite fleet, Intelsat EpicEpic.
Eutelsat has signed a multi-year contract with Canal+ Overseas, the Canal+ subsidiary in charge of broadcasting internationally and in French overseas territories.
Swisscom has deployed the Ericsson Video Storage and Processing Platform to provide advanced cloud DVR and on-demand content access features to its subscribers.