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Sony DADC New Media Solutions Delivers 10 Millionth File

Sony DADC New Media Solutions announced it delivered its ten millionth file over its Ven.ue cloud-based distribution service.

EMA Updates Content Availability Metadata Schema

The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) announced the newest version of its content availability metadata schema is now available.

DEG Releases Q2 2017 Home Entertainment Report

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group announced it released its second quarter 2017 home entertainment report for the United States.

MPEG LA Planning ATSC 3.0 Patent Pool

MPEG LA, LLC announced a call for patents essential to ATSC 3.0 next generation TV standards.

Stingray SVOD Services Exceed 100K Paying Subscribers

Stingray announced its Subscription Video On Demand (SVOD) services now exceed 100,000 paying subscribers across North America and Europe.

Netflix to Support Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision Streaming

Dolby Laboratories announced that Netflix plans to support Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming.

Walmart Launches Vudu Mobile Disc-to-Digital Service

Walmart announced the launch of its new mobile service that converts DVDs and Blu-ray Discs into digital movies.

Consumers Unfamiliar With 4K Ultra HD

Snell Advanced Media announced its latest study suggests that the vast majority of Americans are unfamiliar with the ins and outs of 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD).

Music Business Hypes Hi-Res Audio Streaming

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group announced that it and a number of major music companies and related interests plan to support the expansion of the current Hi-Res Audio download market into studio quality Hi-Res Audio streaming.

DEG Releases Year-End 2016 Home Entertainment Report

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group announced that it has released its year-end 2016 home entertainment report for the United States.

Samsung Rolls Out Smart TV Services at CES 2017

Samsung Electronics announced that it will introduce three new Smart TV services at CES 2017.

Technics Gear to Support TIDAL

Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company announced that select Technics equipment will support the TIDAL streaming music service.

MPEG LA Rolls Out MPEG-DASH Patent Portfolio License

MPEG LA announced its new MPEG Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP (DASH) patent portfolio license.

Entertainment Merchants Association Eyes Online Video Repository

The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) announced that it intends to launch an online video repository in the first half of 2017.

Via Launches MPEG xHE-AAC Patent Licensing Program

Via Licensing Corporation announced that it has launched its patent licensing program for the MPEG Extended High-Efficiency Advanced Audio Coding (xHE-AAC) audio format.