News and Blog

18th May 2018Broadcast Asia 2018

TSC will again be at Broadcast Asia this year, its 10th year of operation having recently extended its CDN/platform to cover South East Asia Come and see us at our stand where, among other IP broadcasting topics, we will be demonstrating and d... Read more >

26th Apr 2018Survey Votes FFmpeg First in the Top 20 Streaming Technologies of the Last Two Decades

In a recent industry survey, where respondents were asked to rate from around 30 technologies the top 20 of the past 20 years, the winner of the bunch, with a clear majority (of 100%!) was FFmpeg, a cross-platform answer to record, convert and stream... Read more >

19th Apr 2018EU-Imposed Content Quota: What This Means for OTT Services

An agreement, which is still in the preliminary stages, between the European Parliament, Council and Commissions will determine that a quota will be applied to subscription video on-demand (SVOD) services, and may also lead to new regulations imposit... Read more >

12th Apr 2018What 2018 Will Bring to VR, AR, TV and Video and the Reality of Digital Privacy

As we reach the second quarter of 2018, it is time to take a look at what the industry experts are saying about what they think the key focus points are going to be as the year wears on. At the recent Adobe Summit Conference, one of the most well-att... Read more >

5th Apr 2018Survey Highlights Video Start Time Important to Streaming Viewers

Streaming viewers have revealed that video start time is a crucial factor in how they rate a streaming service. In a recent survey by Akamai, who quizzed more than 300 online video streaming managers based in the US. The results showed that 76% pl... Read more >

26th Mar 2018Survey Reveals Quality and Delivery Gaps Between Online Viewing and Pay TV

Although it appears that viewers watching online are generally pleased with the viewing quality, there are still significant differences when compared to Pay TV, according to a recent article in Streaming Media, discussing a Ring Digital survey. L... Read more >

20th Mar 2018Medical Surgery Live Streaming performed by TSC

TSC’s medical broadcasts get even better. Huge amounts of planning and some new tech were thrown into this year’s one week live Medical conference held in London.  Building on the success of last year, this 4-day event involved a ... Read more >

19th Mar 2018Apple Plans First Television Project for Streaming

Apple announced at the end of last year that it was planning to use part of its billion-dollar original programming budget to plan its first television project for streaming. This news came as a breath of fresh air to many industry professionals, who... Read more >

12th Mar 2018How Video Streams are Helping Farmers and Agriculture Businesses

It may come as a surprise to learn that video streams are playing a part in the business of farming and agriculture, and not just of pretty countryside views either. Drone technology is an area that is becoming increasingly popular within the farm... Read more >

5th Mar 2018Machine Learning and AI Solving OTT Challenges and Improving Video Quality

In a recent article from Streaming Media Global, we saw how artificial intelligence and machine learning are solving OTT challenges and improving video quality in ways that are proving revolutionary. Some interesting statistics were discussed, rel... Read more >