MediaKind Creates Aquila On-Demand for Rapid Asset Processing

MediaKind has launched Aquila On-Demand, a video on-demand solution for the processing and delivery of video files over any network (cable, IPTV and OTT) to any device. Aquila On-Demand supports the latest technologies such as HEVC, 8K, and CMAF whilst addressing the challenge in delivering high-end, premium-quality user experiences to multiple streaming devices by transforming […]  More

NBA Launches Betting-Focused ‘NBABet Stream’ Alternative Broadcasts

NBA Digital has launched new alternate betting-focused broadcast option, presenting nine “NBABet Stream” broadcasts on NBA League Pass and NBA TV. These betting-focused game presentations feature separated commentary and analysis, alternative camera angles, and enhanced graphics centered on betting odds and other related data. The first telecast aired on Aug. 3 during the Thunder-Nuggets matchup.  More

PGA of America Lays Out Bevy of Digital Offerings for 2020 PGA Championship

With a robust, multichannel digital suite, the PGA of America’s interactive platforms and partners will bring to life the excitement of the 2020 PGA Championship at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco in real-time, from Aug. 3-9. Fans will be able to enjoy the PGA Championship in more ways and for more hours than ever […]  More

BetMGM Becomes Official Betting Operator of the PGA TOUR

BetMGM has signed a multi-year content and marketing relationship to become an Official Betting Operator of the PGA TOUR. By joining the TOUR’s Official Betting Operator program, BetMGM will have rights in the United States to use PGA TOUR marks, rights to advertise within TOUR media and TOUR partner platforms, plus content and video rights […]  More

Yahoo Sports Enhance NBA Action With Virtual Reality, Fantasy Games, Sports Betting

Yahoo Sports and the National Basketball Association (NBA) are joining forces to enhance the at-home fan experience with a multiyear relationship that will make Yahoo Sports an Official Marketing Partner of the league and RYOT a live virtual reality (VR) production partner during the NBA Restart in Orlando. The relationship will also allow Yahoo Sports […]  More

Brazil’s QNET Telecom Taps ATEME for High-Quality Video Encoding

QNET Telecom has chosen to implement ATEME’s TITAN Live solution to transcode its line-up of channels. ATEME’s TITAN Live solution offers high video quality and multi-channel H.264 encoding designed to address multi-device application. Its encoding core will allow QNET to save bandwidth and reach its audience with revolutionized picture quality.  More