The rise of Netflix and Amazon, and the decline in linear TV viewing, is forcing content owners to reassess their routes to market.
FilmChain is the latest product from Big Couch, a company set up four years ago to explore alternative means of film finance.
Much of Nitin Bhandari’s career has involved keeping people glued to their screens. The entrepreneur, who created the Skyfire mobile browser before selling it to Opera, explains the reason most developers use such aggressive behavioural design tactics is because so many are moving towards ad monetisation to survive.
In his former role as a commercial music composer, Filmstro CEO Sebastian Jaeger sensed the frustration of creative clients when it came to describing the soundtrack brief.
It was during a trial with Chelsea Football Club that Salsa co-founders Dr Rob Oldfield and Dr Ben Shirley began to appreciate the complexities involved in capturing rich, immersive sound for live football broadcasts.
Cifrasoft’s ACR tech is used in second screen applications at Russia’s CTC Media
Promethean TV introduced its technology to IBC attendees last year after being invited to join the Akamai booth
Last year AI was the hot topic of B2B technology shows. Robots were wheeled out for press conferences and content producers started to scratch their heads and wondered whether they’d …
Seth Shapiro knows about disruption, the University of Southern California’s adjunct professor at the School of Cinematic Arts (one of his many roles) has even written a book about its …
As start-ups go, Mux is a pretty safe bet. Its chief executive and co-founder Jon Dahl’s previous venture was cloud-based transcoding service Zencoder, which he co-founded with Steve Heffernan raising …