May 29, 2014

How Comcast took DVR out of the Box.

From "X1 users can now watch DVR recordings on devices in the home and download recorded content to take with them on-the-go using the X1 DVR with cloud technology. Watch Elad Nafshi, Vice President, Video Product Management, demo this rich, new television experience in the player above."

May 16, 2014

Comcast Spinoff Names Insight Co-Founder Michael Willner as CEO

From Bloomberg News: "Comcast Corp. (CMCSA) and Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR) appointed Michael Willner, the co-founder of Insight Communications Inc., as the chief executive officer of the new cable carrier they’re creating."

May 12, 2014

Penthera wins three additional patents

From Multichannel News: "Penthera, a company that makes software that manages the secure downloading of TV shows, movies and other large digital files to mobile devices, said it has received three additional patents, including a pair tied to advertising insertion technologies."