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    Kristin Leighton on August 8, 2014

    Australian broadcasters Seven, Nine, Ten and ABC recently announced they will launch their FreeviewPlus HbbTV service on September 2nd. This comes on the heels of another multicultural broadcaster, SBS, launching its own HbbTV offering in June to capitalize on viewership around the World Cup. Read More →

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    Kristin Leighton on June 2, 2014

    We are excited to announce today from our Brightcove PLAY Sydney event that we have launched support for the Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) standard, enabling broadcasters to combine over-the-air broadcast and IP delivery to publish personalized video and interactive TV experiences to users on connected TVs and set-top boxes.  Read More →

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    Jeff Whatcott on April 23, 2013

    Our Executive Chairman, Jeremy Allaire, has written at length about the potential for an Apple connected television or television-like device, and despite his Christmas wishes, the future of this device still remains a mystery. Read More →

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    Chris Nicholson on September 10, 2012

    Heard any good Apple television set rumors lately? It’s been a few months since Brightcove's own Jeremy Allaire made waves with his prediction that the consumer electronics giant’s foray into TV set manufacturing would be more ripple than splash. Read More →

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    Chris Nicholson on August 23, 2012

    The results of a new survey from Brightcove technology partner YuMe in conjunction with Frank N. Magid Associates paints a powerful picture for connected TV platforms. According to the research, nearly 90 percent of connected TV users notice ads on the platform and the majority of users interact with the ads. Meanwhile, close to 20 percent ultimately make a purchase. Read More →

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    Kristin Leighton on August 7, 2012

    Another Brightcove customer is taking advantage of Video Cloud to suppot live coverage of the London Olympics. This time it's SBS Sports Limited in Korea, which is part of SBS Media Holdings Co. Read More →

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    Chris Nicholson on July 25, 2012

    Two-thirds of consumers who purchase an LG Smart TV are connecting their sets to the Internet within two weeks of buying the unit, LG Electronics US Director of Content, Matt Durgin, told Beet.TV during Brightcove’s PLAY 2012 global customer conference. Durgin also hinted at an upcoming 3D content licensing deal with a “major studio,” as well as new 3D gaming offerings on the LG platform, and discussed the app landscapes for connected TV compared to mobile. Read More →

  • Eric Elia on April 19, 2012

    Proust had his madeleine. For a bunch of Brightcove people working across from the Tandoori Grill in the South Hall at The NAB Show, the smell of curry will likely trigger thoughts of smart TV, paywalls and DRM for years to come. Sorry about that guys. Read More →