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May 13, 2024

Online Video News

UK Broadcasters Plot Managed Transition to Universal Access Streamed TV

UK broadcasters, including the BBC, have said that delivering TV over the air is no longer economically viable and envisage an increased reliance on broadband networks for video streaming in the future. In a comprehensive report submitted to the UK government regarding the future of TV distribution, regulator Ofcom found widespread support across the sector for TV services continuing to be available to all but no shared view about how to achieve this. Adrian Pennington lists the three broad strategies Ofcom outlined instead and the challenges for achieving them.

Short Cuts

NAB 2024: BirdDog Talks X1 and X1 Ultra PTZs and MAKI Box Camera

BirdDog Founder & CEO Dan Miall discusses BirdDog's newest camera offerings--the X1 and X1 Ultra PTZs and the MAKI Ultra box camera--in this interview with Streaming Media's Shawn Lam from the BirdDog booth at NAB 2024.

Industry News

G&L Launches Playout Solution for German Public Broadcasters Using Components Built with the Norsk Media SDK

G&L will be demonstrating G&L Playout Manager at ANGACOM in Cologne, Germany, May 14-16, 2024

Harmonic Sets the Pace for Intelligent Broadband Networks at ANGA COM 2024

Harmonic to Showcase Transformative Broadband Access Innovations for Enhanced Service Quality and Multigigabit Speeds over Fiber and DOCSIS Networks

TAG Teams with Techex at MPTS to Demonstrate Best-of-Breed Video Transport and Monitoring Solution

TAG Teams with Techex at MPTS to Demonstrate Best-of-Breed Video Transport and Monitoring Solution