May 29, 2014

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

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." http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-05-15/comcast-spinoff-names-insight-co-founder-michael-willner-as-ceo.html

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." http://multichannel.com/news/video/penthera-lands-more-patents/374514