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Medianet Optimizes Video Streaming Service Delivery with Harmonic

AI-Powered EyeQ Technology Delivers Outstanding Video Quality and Reduced Bandwidth Expense Harmonic announced that Medianet, the largest independent pay TV and cable television provider in the Maldives, is using Harmonic's EyeQ™ content-aware encoding (CAE) to optimize video streaming and television service delivery. Powered by the latest developments in AI, EyeQ CAE significantly reduces Medianet's CDN costs while enabling the operator to deliver consistent, high-quality video experiences to subscribers on all screens.…

Comcast Planning to Team Up With Walmart to Develop and Distribute Smart TVs

With an annual growth rate of 4.1 percent, the video streaming service is expected to reach $26 billion this year. Netflix founded way back in 1997, is probably the first name that comes to mind when talking about online streaming services. The growth of Netflix paved the path for others to join its race and now we have a dozen online streaming services competing with each other. Some prominent names that came alongside were YouTube, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+, among others. When such prominent names have already…

Social Media Week Launches SMW+, a Live and On-Demand Streaming Service

The service will feature programming from industry thought-leaders, brands, platforms and agencies that aims to help marketers advance their careers and brands Crowdcentric Media, the owner and operator of the global conference series Social Media Week, is launching SMW+, a live and on-demand video streaming service for marketers seeking to advance their careers and brands. The service launches on Aug. 4. SMW+ subscribers will have access to programming from: Orchid Bertelsen, Head of Digital Innovation at Nestlé,…

Dailymotion Appoints Bichoï Bastha as Chief Revenue and Business Officer

Dailymotion, a Vivendi-owned video platform, combining premium content and effective advertising solutions in a trustworthy environment, announced the appointment of Bichoï Bastha to Chief Revenue and Business Officer. Previously the Chief Ad Tech Officer at Dailymotion, Bastha will be responsible for driving company growth and revenue, globally. He will continue to report to Dailymotion’s Chief Executive Officer, Maxime Saada. Dailymotion provides brands with a massive global scale through its publisher ecosystem,…

TN Marketing Reaches New Audiences on Connected TV Devices Using Brightcove Beacon

TN Marketing uses Brightcove to deliver 20 connected TV applications across its branded properties Brightcove Inc., the world’s leading video technology platform, announced that TN Marketing, a global video streaming service focused on creating communities by engaging people with their passions, is using Brightcove Beacon to expand its members’ access beyond desktop and mobile to connected TV devices. TN Marketing streams "how-to" instructional video content, centered around lifelong hobbies to its more than five million…

Jason Kilar Named CEO of WarnerMedia

Media, entertainment and technology executive Jason Kilar has been named CEO of WarnerMedia, effective May 1. He will report to John Stankey, AT&T’s President and Chief Operating Officer. Kilar, 48, previously was the founding CEO of Hulu and SVP at Amazon. “Jason is a dynamic executive with the right skill set to lead WarnerMedia into the future. His experience in media and entertainment, direct-to-consumer video streaming and advertising is the perfect fit for WarnerMedia, and I am excited to have him lead the…

Walmart is Knock Knock Knocking on OTT’s Doors

Walmart Will Reportedly Offer Video-streaming Service at a Cheaper Rate than Competitors Netflix and Amazon Prime Video The next brand to reportedly enter the video-streaming war is Walmart. This will put Walmart in direct competition with subscription streaming giants like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. According to a report by The Information, Walmart is reportedly planning to offer the service at a cheaper option than those of the competitors. The report also stated that Walmart might offer the service at a price…