Penthera Picks Up 3 More Patents
From Multichannel News: "Penthera, a company that specializes in software that manages the secure downloading of TV shows, movies and other large digital files to mobile devices, said it has expanded its portfolio of intellectual property after salting away three more patents. http://www.multichannel.com/news/technology/penthera-picks-more-patents/387056
Data plans are the biggest obstacle to mobile video’s future
From Gigaom: "The high cost of mobile data is one of the main reasons why people don’t stream more video on the go. High price tags on content are also a turn-off." http://gigaom.com/2014/09/05/data-plans-are-the-biggest-obstacle-to-mobile-videos-future/
How Comcast took DVR out of the Box.
From Comcast.com: "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." http://corporate.comcast.com/news-information/news-feed/how-comcast-took-dvr-out-of-the-box-with-cloud-technology