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Four big challenges in multiscreen video distribution

With everyone in the throes of rolling out a multiscreen video solution, it easy to forget that it remains technically very challenging. Here are four big challenges enumerated by four industry insiders that are holding back the multiscreen revolution. At the ETIA conference at Stanford University in Palo Alto, I […]

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Netflix Recommended TV

Netflix Recommended TV: good ideas (mostly) for TV OEMs to live by

The Netflix Recommended TV program is clearly an attempt by the company to gain a hardware advantage over competitors. However, looking at the program details, smart TV manufacturers would do well to take its guidelines to heart. They just might get more people using the interfaces everyday. The Netflix Recommended TV program was […]

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FIre TV splash

Streaming media player voice search must be cross-service to take off

Streaming media players from Apple and Amazon received updates this week. With new hardware and more content announcements to follow, the battle for television is heating up. Amazon made some incremental improvements to its Fire TV and Fire TV Stick this week. Though incremental, they illustrate that Amazon intends to keep […]

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