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Opera TV Partners with Leading European Broadcasters to Pioneer Next-Gen Technologies

Opera TV has announced that it is the first vendor to showcase pan-European support for dynamic content insertion and media synchronization using the latest HbbTV standards. Furthermore, Opera TV will bring these technologies to market in 2018, accelerating its ability to deliver these features at massive scale across its customer base.   Opera TV’s support for …

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BBC extends contract with Unified Streaming

The BBC and Unified Streaming have renewed the commitment to work together for another two years. Since 2013, Unified Streaming, a leading provider of cross-platform video-streaming technologies, has provided the British Broadcasting Company with Unified Origin. This software has enabled stable, scalable streaming (just in time packaging) for the BBC. Unified Origin offers an all-in-one solution …

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Imagine Communications IP3 Router Selected by BBC Studioworks for New Facility

Imagine Communications is providing its Platinum IP3 technology for the core routing infrastructure for the new technology platform at BBC Studioworks’ Television Centre studios. The recently redeveloped Television Centre, the BBC’s long-term home, will include three large studios and post production facilities integrated into a mixed-use site. The new studios are part of a greenfield …

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BBC to stream World Cup matches in 4K ultra HD

Three World Cup football matches being played in Brazil this summer will be streamed in ultra high-definition (UHD), the BBC has announced. The format, also known as 4K, offers four times the resolution of 1080p high definition video. The matches – including the quarter final and the final – mark one of the first times …

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BBC confirms 3D coverage plans for London 2012 Olympic Games

The BBC announced it will broadcast some live 3D coverage to homes across the UK as part of a 3D trial during the London 2012 Olympic Games. The trial coverage will be broadcast via the BBC’s HD Channel and will include: The Opening Ceremony The Closing Ceremony The Men’s 100m final A highlights package at …

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Ofcom earmarks 20 local TV locations

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has unveiled 20 UK towns and cities which are expected to get their own local TV stations. The first ‘pioneer’ areas include Belfast, Brighton and Hove, Cardiff, Glasgow, Grimsby, London, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Swansea. The locations were whittled down from 65 towns and cities which applied earlier this year. The …

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