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Video Transformation
posted in September 2016
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LG U+ Touts Open, Flexible IPTV Approach
Aditya Kishore  
9/30/2016   7 comments
Korean operator LG U+ discusses its decision to choose an Android-based platform for its IPTV service.
Telkom's Admiral Leads Big Video Campaign
Aditya Kishore  
9/30/2016   9 comments
The Indonesian incumbent is developing a Big Video strategy coupled with the development of a video-centric network.
Funny Feeling: Sept. Cartoon Caption Contest
Mike Robuck  
9/29/2016   119 comments
The TT cartoon caption contest rolls into September.
Roku's New Streaming Players Highlight 4K Evolution
Aditya Kishore  
9/29/2016   45 comments
New Roku Premiere and Ultra players bet on Ultra HD TV adoption, with support for 4K UHD with HDR and 60 frames per second.
Freesat CTO Discusses 'Vendorizing' Strategy
The Digerati  
9/28/2016   10 comments
Matthew Huntington, CTO of UK's free-to-air satellite broadcaster, talks about licensing its OTT technology to other hybrid pay-TV providers.
Nielsen Report Shows Impact of 'Cord Shaving'
Aditya Kishore  
9/27/2016   41 comments
Nielsen's Total Audience Report finds that US homes are both receiving and viewing fewer channels as 'cord shaving' grows.
Facebook's Bad Math Raises Video Measurement Questions
Aditya Kishore  
9/26/2016   38 comments
Facebook acknowledges that it has been inflating a video metric, raising questions about its closely held measurement systems.
How Netflix Learned to Read Your Mind
Aditya Kishore  
9/23/2016   45 comments
OTT leader uses complex algorithms to deduce what you want to watch, and how long it will take to get you hooked.
OTT 'Power User' Habits Analyzed
Aditya Kishore  
9/22/2016   23 comments
Ooyala's Q2 Video Index segments heaviest OTT users to determine important trends in video streaming.
OTT Is a Game Changer – T-Mobile's Van Lammeren
Aditya Kishore  
9/21/2016   16 comments
T-Mobile Netherlands' director of consumer marketing discusses the rollout of Dutch OTT service Knippr.
AT&T's Ward Talks 4K, Part II
The Digerati  
9/20/2016   9 comments
The second part of Telco Transformation's interview with AT&T's SVP of content operations, John Ward.
IBC 2016: The Last Word Part II
Aditya Kishore  
9/19/2016   15 comments
The concluding part of the summary of this year's IBC convention.
August Cartoon Caption Contest Winners
Mike Robuck  
9/19/2016   13 comments
We picked the winners, but everyone's a winner just by posting!
IBC 2016: The Last Word
Aditya Kishore  
9/16/2016   11 comments
A summary of the major trends identified at Europe's premier media industry event.
IBC 2016: Vevo CEO Discusses New Direction
Aditya Kishore  
9/15/2016   15 comments
Vevo is developing a new 'freemium' strategy driven by its CEO, Eric Huggers.
Making 4K More Than OK
Flash Poll  
9/14/2016   14 comments
What is the greatest hurdle holding back the success of 4K/UHD TV?
IBC 2016: Wham, Bam, Thank You Amsterdam!
Slideshows  
9/14/2016   5 comments
The Telco Transformation team dived into the annual craziness that is the IBC convention, braving clumsy crowds, vendor hype, poorly drafted press releases and the unseasonable Amsterdam heatwave.
IBC 2016: Who Will Be the Video Provider of the Future?
Aditya Kishore  
9/13/2016   8 comments
At IBC, industry experts evaluate the requirements for success in the 'new' TV industry.
IBC 2016: What Do TV Audiences Really Want?
Aditya Kishore  
9/12/2016   20 comments
A panel of industry experts review recent prognostications on video and challenge conventional wisdom at the ongoing IBC convention in Amsterdam.
AT&T's Ward Talks 4K
The Digerati  
9/8/2016   25 comments
AT&T's senior vice president of content operations discusses the operator's 4K strategy and current initiatives.
Will Slow Headset Adoption Limit Virtual Reality?
Aditya Kishore  
9/7/2016   31 comments
New figures from Steam show anemic growth for leading VR headsets, and raise concerns about the pace of VR adoption.
Is Sky Eyeing a Global OTT Empire?
Aditya Kishore  
9/5/2016   13 comments
Sky's investments in OTT providers in France and Asia could be the first steps towards launching a Netflix-like global streaming service.
TT Poll: Slim TV Targets Millennial Devices
Aditya Kishore  
9/2/2016   18 comments
The latest Telco Transformation poll finds that the main reason for launching slimmed-down TV packages is the ability to reach millennials on the devices they prefer.
IBC CEO Highlights Top Trends for This Year's Show
The Digerati  
9/1/2016   10 comments
Michael Crimp, CEO of the IBC convention, shares his thoughts on the upcoming IBC convention, the largest broadcasting show in Europe.




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