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Video Platform Provider Voped Looking To Sell Company, OTT Platform Available

Video Platform Provider Voped Looking To Sell Company, OTT Platform Available | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
There continues to be a shake out within the tier-2 video platform space, (see Volar Video Selling Stream Stitching & Video Platform Assets) with the latest coming from Voped.
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YouTube Now Lets You View And Upload 360-Degree Videos - Forbes

YouTube Now Lets You View And Upload 360-Degree Videos - Forbes | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
VideoYouTube has announced that it is now supporting 360-degree video uploads.
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Levira launches hybrid TV services in Estonia using Sofia Digital HbbTV platform - Sofia Digital

Levira launches hybrid TV services in Estonia using Sofia Digital HbbTV platform - Sofia Digital | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Estonian digital television operator Levira has started hybrid-TV services in their Freeview “TasutaTV” terrestrial TV platform.
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Google is making TV commercials more like internet ads

It looks like Google wants to bring TV ads into the 21st century. The company has quietly announced a new local advertising service for Google Fiber that will make TV ads behave a lot more like...
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Six Principles for Writing in a Multiplatform World. - Journal - mikejones.tv

Six Principles for Writing in a Multiplatform World. - Journal - mikejones.tv | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Long-standing tenets of narrative still hold, but if we’re going to live and work in a m...
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Foxtel to launch advanced STB next week - DigitalTVEurope.net

Foxtel to launch advanced STB next week - DigitalTVEurope.net | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
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Australian pay TV operator Foxtel is set to launch its advanced iQ3 set-top box for new and existing customers on March 23.
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Twitter's Building a Second-screen Experience for TV Shows

Twitter's Building a Second-screen Experience for TV Shows | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Twitter is experimenting with TV Timelines, a new way to surface tweets and media related to TV shows on air, reports Mashable.
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Apple TV 'skinny' package likely to accelerate cord cutting - Phys.Org

Apple TV 'skinny' package likely to accelerate cord cutting - Phys.Org | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Apple's ambition to be a dominant player in television is expected to accelerate the unraveling of the pay-TV bundle.
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Google Fiber's bringing highly targeted, trackable ads to your TV set

Google Fiber's bringing highly targeted, trackable ads to your TV set | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Google is looking to do for advertising on TV what it did for advertising on the web.
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Cable Starts Scoring With OTT - Light Reading

Cable Starts Scoring With OTT - Light Reading | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Several cable companies revealed promising early results from their OTT video integration efforts at the Light Reading Cable Next-Gen Technologies and Strategies conference this week.
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StoryCode Reports - The Promise and Realities of Creating Immersive Media Projects - Best Practices

StoryCode Reports - The Promise and Realities of Creating Immersive Media Projects - Best Practices | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
This report takes a deep dive into audience numbers and behaviors for a few key immersive media projects, and puts the spotlight on the top practitioners in an emerging craft.
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Elemental helps Hong Kong broadcaster deliver live content OTT - IPTV News

Elemental helps Hong Kong broadcaster deliver live content OTT - IPTV News | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB), Hong Kong's largest independent broadcaster, is using Elemental software to process and manage live linear broadcast channels in real time for its over-the-top (OTT) content delivery service.
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Next-Gen Broadcasting: What's In It For You?

Next-Gen Broadcasting: What's In It For You? | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Plenty, says a top executive of One Media, one of the companies vying to become the national standard for next-generation digital TV.
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The Is This Transmedia? Daily

The Is This Transmedia? Daily | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
The Is This Transmedia? Daily, by DaveWatson-bulldogmi: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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Senior Manager Software Development Smart TV HbbTV jobs in worldwide-jobs cachejobs.com

Senior Manager Software Development Smart TV HbbTV jobs in worldwide-jobs cachejobs.com | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
worldwide-jobs, The No.1 Job site for Freshers in USA - IT, Software, Govt., Technical and other jobs. Check Placement Papers & Technical resources. Post your resume now and get your first dream job!
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NAB 2015: Imagine Communications Rolls Out Cloud-Based Multiplatform ... - TV Technology

NAB 2015: Imagine Communications Rolls Out Cloud-Based Multiplatform ... - TV Technology | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
TVTechnology Imagine Communications has combined its respective parts to create a virtual end-to-end pathway for multiformat, multiplatform distribution.
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Machinima… is the use of real-time computer graphics engines to create a cinematic production. Most often video games are used to generate the computer animation. Machinima-based artists, sometimes...

Machinima… is the use of real-time computer graphics engines to create a cinematic production. Most often video games are used to generate the computer animation. Machinima-based artists, sometimes... | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
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Transmedia: Brand Storytelling - How to Spawn a Revolution

Transmedia: Brand Storytelling - How to Spawn a Revolution | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
"By spinning abstract concepts -- like seemingly unrelated products, or new products and concepts -- into the concrete constructs of a narrative, your company can make New Ideas more comprehensible...
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Shazam is considering a float to the tune of $1bn - The Times (subscription)

Shazam is considering a float to the tune of $1bn - The Times (subscription) | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Rich Riley, the chief executive of the technology business, is hoping to expand the company beyond its music recognition and advertising roots
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SXSW: The dawning of a transmedia world? - Medi...

SXSW: The dawning of a transmedia world? - Medi... | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
This is the year for transmedia, writes Cedar's Kim Willis - where making an impact means giving people a deep, sensory and immersive experience.
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How to turn off snooping smart TV features

How to turn off snooping smart TV features | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
This technology, which has been deeply integrated into many smart TVs since 2012, is designed to identify what viewers are watching, then send that information in real time to the TV manufacturers' third-party vendors.
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Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Roku 3 – Roku Tops where Content is King - The Fuse Joplin

Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Roku 3 – Roku Tops where Content is King - The Fuse Joplin | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
These are the top three media streaming players in the market, though they aren’t the only ones out there. All of them cost below $100 and offer good value for the money.
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SUMMER BUST-UP expected with new Apple TV and Roku coming onstream - The Register

SUMMER BUST-UP expected with new Apple TV and Roku coming onstream - The Register | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
See you later, clunky Comcast piece of … kit
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BBC World News plans TV app move - DigitalTVEurope.net

BBC World News plans TV app move - DigitalTVEurope.net | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
BBC World News plans TV app move DigitalTVEurope.net The BBC is looking to launch a BBC World News app for TV in a bid to extend the news functionality it offers on tablets and mobile devices to the big screen, according to BBC World News...
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