ThinkAnalytics delivers the intelligence powering personalized images to boost viewer engagement

London and LA: ThinkAnalytics today unveiled Personalized Images, which recommends personalized images from multiple catalogs on the UI, content carousels and program guides based on the viewer’s interests and profile. Personalized Images applies advanced AI techniques and information science to automate the process of selecting the best and most appealing image for each viewer, further boosting […]

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Pandemic-driven surge in VPN usage doubles GeoComply’s OTT business

Vancouver, BC: GeoComply Solutions Inc, a geolocation security company that helps detect and prevent fraud, today announced that its OTT business has more than doubled in both customers and revenues in 2020. As the pandemic continues to keep people away from theaters and sports arenas, many are turning to VPNs and DNS proxies to circumvent the […]

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Lionsgate Play forms strategic partnership with Telkomsel in Indonesia

Mumbai: Close on the heels of the January announcement of its plan to launch in Indonesia, Lionsgate Play, the South Asia-based streaming platform of global premium subscription service STARZ, has formed a multifaceted strategic partnership with leading digital telecommunication company Telkomsel, the two companies announced today. Under the terms of the agreement, Telkomsel subscribers will […]

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Synamedia Go unlocks value from platforms to boost subscriber loyalty

London: Synamedia has unveiled Synamedia Go, a modular suite of data-driven SaaS services that provide a frictionless way for pay-TV operators and OTT/D2C streaming providers to rapidly augment and create value from their technology platforms. Based on a flexible, ‘add and go’ architecture, each service is designed to achieve a significant return on investment with minimal effort.  The first services out of the blocks […]

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Synamedia’s Video Network business accelerates to 57% growth in 2020 as it drives the industry transition to software and cloud

London: Synamedia has announced that bookings for its Video Network business increased 57% year on year in 2020, it increased profitability significantly, and added 30 new customers. Quality of video experience is at the heart of its video network strategy and in 2020 Synamedia expanded its market-leading offerings with a solution that delivers lower latency than […]

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Sports video operators and rights owners can tap into a $28b goldmine with Synamedia anti-piracy solutions

London: Service providers and rights holders can unlock up to $28.3billion in new revenue each year by reducing sports piracy, according to a new report from Synamedia in partnership with Ampere Analysis. The research reveals the true cost of sports piracy for the first time using a new model that evaluates how different illegal viewers […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment’s Crackle Plus expands content and distribution agreement with Plex to include direct ad sales

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Inc., one of the largest operators of streaming advertising-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) networks, has announced Crackle Plus has entered into an agreement with streaming media platform Plex, to represent Plex’s US advertising inventory in the direct ad sales market. This relationship will allow the award-winning Crackle Plus ad sales team […]

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Cinedigm to acquire advanced streaming tech platform company FoundationTV

Los Angeles: Cinedigm has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire FoundationTV, a comprehensive direct-to-consumer streaming technology, artificial intelligence, machine-learning, and data analytics platform company. Founded in 2013 by a team of computer and data scientists from Apple, Oracle, NEC, and Yahoo, with extensive expertise in streaming media, big data, AI, cloud, and […]

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Mobile streaming enters the mainstream, opening massive market opportunities for advertising

Bangalore: OTT streaming has exploded during the global pandemic, according to a new report released today by global app marketing analytics platform Adjust, further demonstrating a fundamental shift in consumption patterns toward mobile. Busting the myth that the majority of mobile streaming takes place on commutes, 84% of consumers across the countries surveyed have used […]

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Synamedia launches Clarissa to bring new clarity to video business decisions

London: Synamedia, the world’s largest independent video software provider, today launched Clarissa, the industry’s first business insights solution to take a holistic view of traditional pay-TV and OTT businesses and reveal critical behavioral and consumption insights. Business managers without data science skills can now unlock untapped potential and find new connections in their data to […]

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