SMPTE Hollywood to Showcase High Dynamic Range (HDR) Cinema Technology

Free event will include presentations on new display and sound technologies and screenings of HDR cinema content at the newly opened Culver Theater. SMPTE Hollywood will explore the evolution of HDR cinema at its February meeting. The free event, hosted by Amazon Studios, will take place on Saturday, February 11th at The Culver Theater in […]

SubtitleNEXT reports success at Russian Translation Forum

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  SubtitleNEXT favourably received at Russian Translation Forum For immediate release – 10 August 2021, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia  – PBT EU is delighted to report a successful debut of SubtitleNEXT at the “Translation Forum Russia” event with ALBA Multimedia, as major partner of the event. This year for the first time, the forum was held […]

PBT EU partners with ALBA Multimedia to expand SubtitleNEXT across Russia and beyond

SubtitleNEXT to feature at Translation Forum Russia –  30 July – 1 Aug  – Nizhny Novgorod ALBA Multimedia to showcase SubtitleNEXT at Translation Forum Russia event For immediate release – 21 July 2021, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia  – IABM-member and systems integration specialists PBT EU has formed a strong partnership with ALBA Multimedia to expand SubtitleNEXT subtitling solutions across Russia and the former […]

SoftAtHome Joins the Alexa Solution Provider Network

SoftAtHome announced that the company is joining the Alexa Solution Provider network. Since SoftAtHome has a vast experience enabling voice control on various devices, running RDK, Android or Linux OS, the company is delighted to offer its expertise and support for Alexa devices and skills within the Alexa solution Provider network.

SubtitleNEXT allows remote online study at Hellenic American College in Athens –

Hellenic American College in Athens relies on SubtitleNEXT for remote online study   May 2020, Athens, Greece   – When it was announced that colleges and universities would have to close due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Hellenic American College in Athens was in an immediate position to be able to transfer onsite courses to synchronous online […]

SubtitleNEXT selected by Film & TV subtitling specialists Auvi Translator Pro

Auvi Translator Pro’s Film & TV Subtitler Riccardo Mimmi selects SubtitleNEXT –  For immediate release – 5 March 2020, Bologna, Italy  – IABM-member PBT EU is delighted to announce that Auvi Translator Pro’s film and TV subtitler Riccardo Mimmi is using SubtitleNEXT as subtitling system of choice to support leading film and television subtitling and […]

Net Insight AB’s Sye Business Divested To Amazon

  Net Insight AB has closed the transaction to divest Sye, its consumer streaming business, to Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) for approximately SEK 350 million in cash. The transaction is effective from today and will remain effective this April at the 2020 NAB Show.     Last December, Net Insight AB signed an agreement to divest the […]

The Reports of the Death of Blu-Rays and DVDs are Greatly Exaggerated

(photo source: Pixabay) Oh, dear. Once again the usual “experts” are tolling the death knell of “physical media,” which is the term for CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays, and any other forms of recorded entertainment. The reasoning is that average consumers will soon abandon physical media in favor of streaming because (a) streaming is more “convenient” than […]

Espial Elevate Introduces Amazon Alexa Voice Support

OTTAWA, Ontario — Nov. 21, 2017 — Espial announced today that its Elevate cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) video platform now features a next-generation user interface with voice control, allowing consumers to search, discover, and control live TV, on-demand content, and recordings using their voice. Compatible with all Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, Espial Elevate supports […]


NAB 2017, Las Vegas, April 24, 2017 – Colorfront (, the Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer of high-performance, on-set dailies and transcoding systems for motion pictures, high-end episodic TV and commercials, has reinforced its reputation for market-leading performance and capabilities with today’s announcement that Transkoder has been certified by Dolby Laboratories for Dolby Vision High […]

Shotgun Taps Amazon Web Services to Accelerate Multiregion Performance

– Updates improve the Shotgun experience for customers around the world – April 20, 2017 (Los Angeles, CA)—Shotgun Software, developer of cloud-based review and production tracking software, announced that it has leveraged Amazon Web Services to bring an improved experience to customers around the world with new, multiregion hosting. As production businesses around the world […]

YI Technology launches 4K Action Camera in the UK

Industry’s first action camera to combine 4K30 video recording, integrated touchscreen and up to two hours of battery life Available on for shipping all over Europe UK – August 10, 2016 – YI Technology, the leading, international provider of advanced, intelligent imaging technologies, has announced the launch of the industry’s first and only action […]

shomi Uses Elemental Cloud from AWS to Power OTT and VOD Services

Canadian SVOD pioneer employs cloud platform integrated to optimize subscriber experiences, streamline workflows, and drive growth in competitive online video market Portland, Ore. – July 25, 2016 – Elemental Technologies, the leader in software-defined video solutions, today announced that shomi, a Canadian subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, is using Elemental to help reach its goals of […]