Motorola Mobility announced that its SecureMedia content protection system has been approved by the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE) for streaming UltraViolet content.
Dune HD announced that it will incorporate Verimatrix’s Video Content Authority System (VCAS) for IPTV into its digital media players.
Irdeto announced that Viaplay will deploy Irdeto’s ActiveCloak for Media software security on its Over-the-Top (OTT) video service.
ContentGuard Holdings announced that Sharp Corporation has renewed its global patent licensing agreement to access ContentGuard’s Digital Rights Management (DRM) patent portfolio.
Ubiquitous Corporation announced that it has added DTCP+ software libraries to its DTCP-IP software development kit (SDK).
Warner Bros. and 20th Century Fox announced they are working with SanDisk and Western Digital to develop standards that will allow high definition movies to be securely distributed to, as well as stored and played back on, a range of devices.
Panasonic, Samsung, SanDisk, Sony and Toshiba announced that they will work together to develop and promote a new HD content protection technology for flash memory cards and embedded storage devices.
Researchers from the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) announced they have successfully circumvented the High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) system.
Technicolor announced that it has completed the sale of its 25.7% stake in ContentGuard to Pendrell Technologies LLC.
The Liberal Party of Canada announced its opposition to the digital lock provisions contained in proposed amendments to the Canadian Copyright Act.
A number of organizations representing various public and private interests have chipped in their two cents concerning the Government of Canada’s reintroduction of its copyright reform legislation.
The Government of Canada announced that it has reintroduced legislation to modernize the Copyright Act.
Technicolor announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its 25.7% stake in ContentGuard Holdings to Pendrell Technologies LLC.
Pendrell Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Pendrell Technologies, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 90.1% ContentGuard Holdings.
Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that the Ultraviolet initiative may struggle in the face of Apple’s dominance in the digital media content and device market.