Media & Entertainment Industry Trends, Technology and Research

Nitin Narang

Digital Architect, Media Technology Consultant and Machine Learning Practitioner. I have passion for TV technology, digital convergence and changing face of Media and Entertainment industry. Currently having fun with AI and Machine Learning.

Broadcast Industry Trends

By Nitin Narang | OnThursday, July 25th, 2013 - 4 Comments on Broadcast Industry Trends
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Boundary between web and traditional content delivery is diminishing faster than ever envisioned and Multi platform content delivery is fast emerging as the big frontier for Broadcast Industry. Premium video which has traditionally remained under vaults with strict linear only delivery has gradually started to percolate in the online world although still under aegis of  Pay TV subscription. Broadcast Industry is undergoing change.. A recent research report published by devoncroft further details. 

#5 M&E Research : Online Advertising grows, Internet Ad Revenues set New Record

By Nitin Narang | OnMonday, June 10th, 2013 - No Comments »
Online Advertising Revenue Growth 1996 - 2013

Two month back Nielson published its Online advertising performance outlook which detailed marketers response to increase their online spends on brand advertising in order to have higher engagement through mobile and social mediums. Latest survey conducted by IAB and PWC seems to strengthen the previous claims – Internet Ad Revenues are growing fast. According to a recent survey by Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and PwC , first quarter 2013 digital advertising revenues stood at Online. 

#4 M&E Research : Video take Centre stage in Future for Mobile Networks

By Nitin Narang | OnWednesday, June 5th, 2013 - No Comments »
Mobily Growth Areas 2012-2018

Video is becoming ubiquitous and has been driving much of the internet traffic, come to mobile network traffic and the landscape is no different.  Accordingly to Ericsson’s Mobility Report 2013, video traffic is growing at 60% annually and Video  is expected to account for almost half of total global mobile network traffic. Mobile Data Traffic Distribution 2012-2018 The growth resonates with the changing landscape in mobile devices with increasing number and variant of devices (smartphones,. 

#3 Concept Series : What is Digital Fingerprinting

By Nitin Narang | OnTuesday, June 4th, 2013 - No Comments »
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Digital Fingerprinting is a technology which enables content owners  exercise greater control on their copyrighted content by effective identification, tracking and monitoring across distribution channels (broadcast, radio, live, web etc..) while opening additional monetization avenue by exploiting extended value of digital assets. What is Digital Fingerprinting Digital Fingerprints are compact digital impressions extracted from the original content (audio or video) which represent contents’. 

Xbox One – Microsoft’s announces Xbox 360 successor – An all inclusive Home Entertainment Platform

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    Microsoft recently revealed its third generation Xbox – “Xbox One”, 8 years after its hugely successful predecessor  Xbox 360 (having sold over 77 million units)  pitching it against its closest rival Sony’s PS4. The platform has had huge expectations both from technology and gaming circles with equal share of rumors right from naming , backward  compatibility, used game pricing, always on Internet connection and more. While it too early to conclude if Xbox One. 

#3 M&E Research : Original Professional Online Video offers great potential to complete for Ad Spends

By Nitin Narang | OnThursday, May 9th, 2013 - No Comments »
Online Video Consumption Research

A week ago Mr. Schmidt declared Television has already lost to Online Video, meanwhile “Arrested Development” is expected to outrun both “Hemlock Grove” and “House of Cards” from Netflix’s original content series. We are amidst very interesting times for video ecosystem as a whole with new generation virtual MSOs surging ahead and Online video consumption increasingly gearing to take greater pie in the overall content viewing minutes. While consumers.