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    Tomer Azenkot on May 19, 2015

    Did you know that news reading is the third most popular activity in Taiwan? Combined with a technology savvy culture in a market where the mobile penetration rate is at 120%, Taiwan web users spend an average of 170 minutes online daily. Unsurprisingly, online news sites are extremely popular to feed the growing demand for news and information on the go, given that Taiwan alone has over 2,000 news publishers. Read More →

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    Radha K Raman on May 18, 2015

    Great news from The Land of a Thousand Smiles: We are proud to announce that NationTV, a news digital TV channel owned by Nation Group, the largest integrated media company in Thailand, has selected Brightcove Video Cloud for its recently-launched news and entertainment website, NationTV.TV. Read More →

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    Mike Green on April 23, 2015

    When Facebook’s acquisition of LiveRail was announced in July of 2014, TechCrunch wrote: “LiveRail could combine its targeting expertise with Facebook’s vast trove of user data to match movie trailers and other video ads with the right viewers.” This succinct summary of audience-based targeting gave little importance to the content in front of which these “trailers and other video ads” would be running. Read More →

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    Mark Blair on March 30, 2015

    It’s official! Netflix has switched on their service in Australia and New Zealand last week, a notable first move for the company’s entry into the Asia Pacific region. To date, Netflix has 57 million subscribers in 50 countries, and its latest touchdown into Australia and New Zealand is nothing short of a challenge as they enter into an already crowded market with several other players including Quickflix, Presto, EzyFlix and the most recently launched, Stan. Read More →

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    Luke Gaydon on March 19, 2015

    Following the success of Hollywood actor come film producer Leonardo Di Caprio’s wildlife documentary  Virunga  – nominated for an Oscar at this year’s awards – Netflix recently announced that it has signed a multi-year partnership with the star to produce a range of documentary Read More →

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    Mark Blair on March 17, 2015

    2015 is shaping up to be a huge year for online video, and we’re thrilled that we can play a part in helping local media companies stream video seamlessly across any device. Screen Australia just released an analysis of some recent Nielsen data that shows just how much Aussies are watching online video. In fact, half of all internet users are watching movies and TV online now, and it’s not just millennials. Read More →

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    Radha K Raman on March 10, 2015

    March was a significant month for Brightcove in Asia-Pacific. Our customer PrimeTime Entertainment went live with their OTT streaming service on 1st March 2015, which is powered by Brightcove Zencoder. Brightcove's SVP of Media, Anil Jain also took centre stage with PrimeTime's CEO, Kasidit Kolasastraseni, at the CASBAA OTT Summit 2015 in Singapore, to chat about the emergence of OTT in the Thai market and to give the audience the backstory on its newly launched service. Read More →

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    Radha K Raman on March 2, 2015

    While Netflix is anticipated to launch beyond US shores in 2015, Thailand-based PrimeTime Entertainment went live on Sunday March 1st, and is set to create ripples of its own in the OTT video streaming landscape as the country’s newest premium on-demand streaming service. Backed by DNA 2002 Plc, a home entertainment distributor and retailer in Thailand, PrimeTime oversees DNA’s video-on-demand services as the company looks to diversify into the digital distribution business. Read More →

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    Albert Lai on February 20, 2015

    Continuing from my post yesterday, below are more insights and trends on the latest video distribution headlines that were discussed during a panel I participated on at Digital Entertainment World last week. Read More →

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    Albert Lai on February 19, 2015

    Last week at Digital Entertainment World in Los Angeles, I had the opportunity to discuss several fun topics with industry peers David Gale, Greg Diefenbach, and Jeff Chi. We shared perspectives as part of the “Entertainment on the Go: Distribution Strategies for Video” session, in the form of rapid-fire reactions to a curated list of recent headlines. I’ve shared some of the topics and my responses with you. Read More →