The massive Facebook data theft has alerted nations like nothing. As data is the new oil, the French government is building its own encrypted messenger service to ease fears that foreign entities could spy on private conversations between top officials, according to the digital ministry.
China (Beijing) Broadcasting Technology Innovation Pavilion organized by Beijing Municipal Bureau of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television appeared in NAB 2018 held in Las Vegas. The event aims at providing a platform for the internationalization of the broadcasting enterprises of Beijing, enhancing international influence of the broadcasting technology enterprises of Beijing and showing the latest achievements of broadcasting technology enterprises of Beijing with independent innovation to the world.
ATX Networks, a technology leader of optical and media access platforms, today announced enhancements to its global sales and marketing team with the appointment of seasoned executives, including Ben Newell as Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, John Ryan as Chief Sales Officer, Jeff Liening as Senior Vice President of North America Sales and Kim Lee as Executive Vice President of Marketing. These additions to the company's senior ranks represent steps ATX is taking to fuel aggressive growth plans across a variety of market sectors and align with the company's new vision and strategy to shape the future of media delivery.
The Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp is getting banned for seven years for violating the terms of a sanctions violation case. The U.S. Department of Commerce is banning American companies from selling components.
The six-year broadcast and digital rights have been sold by Cricket Australia to the Pay-TV broadcaster Fox Sports and free to air (FTA) Seven West Media. It has bought the Australian cricket rights for $921.7 million. The Fox Sports-Seven West Media consortium has seized the rights from Channel 9 which held sway over the rights for 40 years.
On April 10, the founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg testified before the US Congress. He not only tried to restore public trust in his company but also to stave off federal regulations that some lawmakers have floated.
Latest deployment of NexGuard watermarking technology allows KT Skylife to meet MovieLabs requirements while giving subscribers access to the best content and safeguarding against piracy
Angered with the recent data leak, the government of Indonesia has also warned the social media giant Facebook against any privacy breach or data leak. The warning letter also includes Twitter, and YouTube, as well as other social media sites.
Travelxp, the world’s leading travel channel renowned for having set creative standards for the Travel genre and tech standards for the entire broadcast industry worldwide, has been launched in yet another international market.
To help the 21st Century Fox take over Sky News, Disney has proposed to buy out Sky news. In the latest development, 21CF has submitted a revised set of remedies to the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to safeguard the independence of Sky News. It has been dubbed as an alternative remedy.
In response to the growing requirement for Content Delivery Solutions that provide High QoE and Cost Efficiencies, Broadpeak has opened new offices in New Delhi, Tokyo, Mexico City, and Denver.
On 2 April, the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) directed all local cable operators (LCOs) to restore all Geo TV Network channels. The authority had received complaints from Lahore and Karachi regarding the suspension of the channels.
For the first time, Australian sports broadcaster Fox Sports will telecast every Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 match. Australian sports lovers are happy that they will be able to watch the IPL matches for the first time in their country live.
The world’s leading Pro-AV and Integrated Experience Technologies trade show debuts in one of the most exciting emerging global economic blocs – Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is not just hot when it comes to the weather. It is also a hot new market for technology.
Asian video industry association, Casbaa, held its annualal OTT Summit, Asia’s OTT industry marquee event, on 20 & 21 March. New to the event this year was the OTT Anti-Piracy Seminar on March 20th; sponsored by 21st Century Fox.
Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg may be in deeper troubles as he has been asked to testify in the alleged FB data theft of 50 million Facebook users for manipulating elections which made Trump as President of the US.
Following the Supreme Court (SC) of Nepal directed the government to implement cable television digitisation on February 18, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) has prepared a new work plan requiring cable TV operators to migrate to digital television system, especially in urban areas, within the given date.
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