Overcoming ad aversion

January 16th, 2020

Audiences are willing to watch advertising, but you have to choose your moment

Interactive video

November 7th, 2019

Wirewax describes itself as a creative video technology, which manifests itself primarily as an interactive video studio where its customers can upload videos and...

Why Tangent Studios rendered Next Gen in...

June 18th, 2019

Tangent Studios harnessed the power of cloud rendering to tackle the size and scope of animated feature, Next Gen

Remote editing is here

June 14th, 2019

Editing and collaborating from anywhere with anyone? Yes! We learned more at Dalet Pulse, which kick-started its worldwide tour in London

AI softwares in production: Robotic acto...

May 27th, 2021

As the Covid-19 forced productions to shut down last year, some companies turned to AI for help in venturing where humans feared to tread

AI moderators | Taking content to the cl...

December 11th, 2019

Content moderation jobs are awful. But is AI the solution to the internet’s trash problem?  

Are robots racist? The trouble with huma...

November 8th, 2019

Machine learning is only as smart as the humans training it. Given human fallibility, what does our AI-augmented future look like?

Synthesia AI | Deep fakes get respectabl...

October 28th, 2019

A new start-up is aiming to put AI-driven video production into the hands of creators

Viewing the viewers: Deep data collectio...

April 15th, 2019

A German start-up is measuring everything from skin temperature to eye tracking to understand what makes viewers tick – and what keeps them coming...

Youtube community captions removal: Is d...

May 24th, 2021

Good subtites and captions are essential for enjoying your newfound K-drama obsession, or getting up to speed on that French comedy series. But for...

Spellcasters & shoutcasters: esports aud...

April 3rd, 2020

Esports is becoming big business for audio providers, as well as offering the opportunity for innovative, highly integrated productions

Sound and vision

February 10th, 2020

It promises a personalised, ambient sound-space in perfect sync with visual storytelling. But just how does this still-experimental audio tech work?

What you hear is what you get

January 16th, 2020

Sonic Presence has developed a recording solution that gives creatives a point-and-shoot way to capture immersive, spatial audio

Cloud-based editing enables ‘edit &...

September 5th, 2019

Forbidden Technologies was doing cloud-based video editing before most companies thought it was possible. The company’s new incarnation, Blackbird, aims to takes its pioneering...

Instant Channels In The Cloud

April 11th, 2019

The ability to create a new channel within minutes rather than months remains a pipe dream, but Telestream might have found the answer with...

Content everywhere means piracy everywhe...

March 22nd, 2020

As rights holders work to reach more platforms with more content than ever, a multi-pronged approach to security is essential

Cyberwar is hell

March 9th, 2020

Cyberthreats are all around us. You had better come up with a plan

Fighting the silent war on video piracy

August 22nd, 2019

Video piracy is predicted to cost $52bn in lost revenue by 2022. Content creators and technology providers need to fight more effectively than ever...

Attack of the Things: is your IOT gear s...

April 11th, 2019

As gear joins the internet of things, our networks become more vulnerable. That new IP-enabled camera might be an open invitation for hackers

Concrete jungle, where dreams are made

February 14th, 2020

The Brit School gets a new TV studio, kitted out with the latest Blackmagic gear to take students from home-made to high-end

Employees prefer video learning

January 17th, 2020

Fortuitously timed to coincide with FEED’s enterprise video special, Kaltura has published its survey of how companies are approaching video 

Access to success for the next generatio...

October 18th, 2019

Discover how the VFX community has created a multifaceted resource for training the next generation of digital artists

Raising the Mary Rose

March 20th, 2019

The Mary Rose sank 500 years ago. Students at University of Portsmouth made it sail again

Remote esports | EA Madden Bowl goes ahe...

March 19th, 2021

EA’s Madden Bowl 2020 went ahead despite a pandemic, linking 40 pro football players from across the US in a live remote production

Worlds 2020: The legend grows

February 19th, 2021

The pandemic meant the League of Legends World Championships went virtual. In this case, virtual meant bigger and better

University esports: E-jocks on campus

October 1st, 2020

University esports is becoming a new, thrilling addition to intercollegiate competition. Will it become big business too?

Berlin's Freaks 4U Gaming is a one-stop ...

April 6th, 2020

Despite the popular belief that esports started in a few fateful gamers’ basements, the tournament operators who now sell out arenas were largely conceived...

NFTs crypto: Non-fungible, what now?

July 20th, 2021

With everyone desperate to find a way of making money selling digital content, recent talk of non-fungible tokens has landed on fertile soil but...

Eye tracking software | A new age for ac...

April 12th, 2021

Ganzin Technology is demonstrating how eye-tracking software is the next frontier in device control, data collection and accessibility

Haptics: Feeling touchy

March 5th, 2021

In a time when people are longing for the human touch, haptics is holding out a hand

AI softwares in production: Robotic acto...

May 27th, 2021

As the Covid-19 forced productions to shut down last year, some companies turned to AI for help in venturing where humans feared to tread

From football to forests, remote product...

March 10th, 2021

Live production is not only going remote, but automated too. Balancing out the challenge of enforced Covid sheltering is a boom in AI-boosted production...

Run for your life stream

March 17th, 2020

RL streaming is booming - it's becoming a great way for businesses to boost engagement and for people to share common interests

TriCaster Mini: Streaming in minutes

February 16th, 2020

NewTek has just released an updated NDI-based hardware solution for new broadcasters

Manchester's fight to preserve nightlife

June 24th, 2020

A new streaming model called United We Stream is doing what it can to save Manchester's nightlife culture in the wake of Covid-19

Start-up: Rippla, UK, 2017

November 13th, 2019

Rippla’s aim is to bring concert streaming away from computers and mobile phones and back into the venues

Start-up: Melodrive, Germany, 2017

October 18th, 2019

Two years on from raising a seed-funding round to develop its AI-powered generative music technology, Melodrive is revising both its business strategy and product...

Start-up: Amper Music, US, 2014

October 17th, 2019

Face the music: Drew Silverstein is the co-founder of Amper Music, an AI that composes, produces and performs music

IBC 2021 moves to December

May 25th, 2021

IBC has confirmed this year's IBC tradeshow in Amsterdam will be postponed to 3-6 December

Youtube community captions removal: Is d...

May 24th, 2021

Good subtites and captions are essential for enjoying your newfound K-drama obsession, or getting up to speed on that French comedy series. But for...

Teeny-tiny tough storage

January 17th, 2020

Microsoft and Warner Bros have collaborated to successfully store and retrieve the 1978 Superman movie on a piece of quartz glass that is roughly...

Al Jazeera’s step to the cloud

July 25th, 2019

The broadcaster is revamping its newsroom technology – and the cloud is at the centre of it.

Watch party like it's 2021

June 29th, 2021

A year in lockdown has made attending a watch party a must-have for VOD consumers

Video at home: the stream dream

August 5th, 2020

Video for children has gotten better during the coronavirus lockdown. Can we keep it up?

Getting kids' content right

July 15th, 2020

When every platform is desperately competing for eyeballs, how do you put kids’ wellbeing first?

Move over for BitMovio

December 12th, 2019

BitMovio is a new experiment in blockchain-enabled, gamified viewing. Stand aside AVOD and SVOD, here comes game-VOD

Youtube community captions removal: Is d...

May 24th, 2021

Good subtites and captions are essential for enjoying your newfound K-drama obsession, or getting up to speed on that French comedy series. But for...

Fighting disinformation: Taming the trol...

August 10th, 2020

From coronavirus consipiracies to fascistic rhetoric, disinformation is going global with the help of social platforms. How much of it can democracy withstand?

What broadcasters need to know about Tik...

June 25th, 2020

TikTok is the social media playground du jour, but the social app could also be big business for broadcasters

Fake followers and rotten reviews

October 28th, 2019

Buying likes and followers has become a common strategy for boosting social media accounts. Is it time to get honest about the influencer inflation?

Betting laws and streaming

June 21st, 2021

New betting laws and streaming data revolutions in the US mean you can place a bet anywhere, anytime, on almost anything

Hybrid Sports: Mixed reality is taking a...

June 9th, 2021

Physical activity and gaming combine in a new genre of hybrid sports and mixed reality

Super Bowl 5G | Verizon

May 26th, 2021

Not even a pandemic can stop a Super Bowl party, as 5G technology powers an immersive game experience for supporters in the stadium -...

Ice Hockey Leagues are suspended on ice

April 29th, 2021

With live attendance frozen by Covid-19, ice hockey leagues and teams had to heat up some creative solutions to engage fans

Narrativa | Spanish start-up

July 7th, 2021

Spanish start-up Narrativa was founded in 2015. Headed up by CEO David LLorente, it developed an AI technology that writes content automatically

Tin Can | South Korea | Start-up

June 30th, 2021

Media tech start-ups from around the world tell their stories, including AI content generation and an anonymous social audio platform

Slait | Spain | Start-up Alley

June 17th, 2021

An idea the deaf community have been waiting for: Spanish start-up, Slait, have created an AI model for translating sign language

Taiwan business start-up: A.V. Mapping, ...

April 22nd, 2021

Taiwanese company A.V. Mapping was founded in 2020 and launched a product tailor-made for video makers – it matches them with the perfect music...

What is the WaterBear Network? | Environ...

May 15th, 2021

The WaterBear Network aims to turn the streaming revolution into a sustainability revolution

Wellbeing: Shooting for zero

January 8th, 2021

No one can say now they don’t know how to make a production sustainable. Bafta’s Screen New Deal report gives clear instructions on how...

Riding on the sun

February 12th, 2020

As over 50 solar-powered cars whizzed through the Australian Outback, a wide-reaching moveable LAN streamed the epic event live to the other side of...

Power struggle: How green is streaming v...

October 23rd, 2019

The streaming video ecosystem is less green than we all suppose. And it's going to get worse very quickly.

Hybrid Sports: Mixed reality is taking a...

June 9th, 2021

Physical activity and gaming combine in a new genre of hybrid sports and mixed reality

Finding the VR mindset: Sky's Britannia

February 28th, 2020

Head of Sky's VR team, Kim-Leigh Pontin, reveals the future of virtual reality content and how an immersive experience was built around Sky's Roman Empire...

Immotion has announced VR installations ...

January 15th, 2020

Immotion has announced it has signed contracts in the past week with the London Eye, a further four aquariums and with its first European...

Virtual sets get real

November 14th, 2019

We have seen an explosion of virtual set technologies. Once reserved for top-tier broadcasters, video magic is now becoming available to anyone