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Predictions for IBC 2020: Video Piracy Edition

By Steven Hawley At September’s IBC conference, I focused mainly on video security. The large pay TV security technology suppliers have built comprehensive portfolios consisting of conditional access for...

Observations about Piracy and Antipiracy, Installment 1

By Steven Hawley. As I continue to learn and think about piracy and anti-piracy, I've begun to compile some observations about them. Over time I will develop these further. First, to...

IBC 2019: Two new and creative use-cases for watermarking

By Steven Hawley Watermarking is one of the main technologies used to identify whether audiovisual content is being distributed and consumed through legitimate channels - and if the content is...

IBC 2019: Three video piracy myths, busted!

By Steven Hawley With video piracy as my main focus, one of my goals at this year's IBC was to sort out the role that analytics plays, and also, to...

MarkMonitor research released by UEFA & European football leagues traces beoutQ piracy

By Steven Hawley UEFA and a group of rights-holders for European football - including FIFA, the AFC, the Bundesliga, LaLiga, Lega Serie A, LFP and the Premier League - released a 158-page...

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