Mark Blair's Posts

Keeping Channel 4 in Pole Position

Keeping Channel 4 in Pole Position

Recognised as one of the UK’s most innovative operators, Channel 4 is consistently evolving its offering to deliver premium video experiences to its audiences whilst staying ahead of the competition in an incredibly fast-paced environment. With the rise of Internet TV and the tremendous growth in online video consumption, the activities and...

Brightcove Helps UKTV Grow Audiences and Revenue through VOD

Brightcove Helps UKTV Grow Audiences and Revenue through VOD

In the years since UKTV was created in 1992, in part by BBC Enterprises, the multi-channel broadcaster has successfully proven itself to be a brand that consistently thinks outside the box – often leading where other networks follow. Its unique approach to the TV market involves the delivery of ten channels, half of which are free-to-air and...

The Future of Television Comes to New Zealand

The Future of Television Comes to New Zealand

Yesterday marked the launch of FreeviewPlus to New Zealand, an exciting new service that gives 3.6 million viewers across the country the ability to tap into content that combines the ubiquity of broadcast television with the flexibility of on-demand viewing powered by Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) technology. With the FreeviewPlus service...

Mobile Video Makes its Mark in Australia

Mobile Video Makes its Mark in Australia

The days of the traditional TV screen as the main entertainment consumption source in every household is becoming a distant memory. People around the world are consuming more and more video content on mobile devices, redefining the TV experience.

Netflix Lands Down Under

Netflix Lands Down Under

It’s official! Netflix has switched on their service in Australia and New Zealand last week, a notable first move for the company’s entry into the Asia Pacific region.