All posts by Chris Tribbey

Outloud Audio Adds Fortium’s MediaSeal for File Level Encryption

Digital content security solutions firm Fortium and its file encryption software software MediaSeal have been tapped by audio post production firm Outloud Audio to help protect fil... More

Wipro Cybersecurity Report Sees Rise in Attacks

IT, consulting and business process services firm Wipro has released its first-ever cybersecurity report — interviewing nearly 140 CISO teams across various industries — and th... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, June 18, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe’... More

Featured Jobs: NSS Labs; Sony Pictures; Microsoft Azure

Senior Test Engineer - Advanced Endpoint Protection — Austin, TX — NSS Labs Cyber Threat Intelligence Sr. Manager — Culver City, CA — Sony Pictures Software Enginee... More

General Communication Taps Evolution Digital’s eVUE-TV (HITS)

Alaskan communications company General Communication (GCI) has tapped Evolution Digital and its eVUE-TV IPTV solution for residential and business customers in select regions. T... More

Deluxe’s Company 3, Encore Handle ‘American Gods’ Work

For the new Starz original series “American Gods,” Deluxe Entertainment Services Group’s collection of companies figured in heavily behind the scenes. The eight, one-hour ... More

Ooyala Adds New COO (MESA)

Video solutions firm Ooyala has named Mike Nikzad as its new chief operating officer, bringing on a business opps and engineering vet with more than 25 years experience. He’ll ha... More

Sony Preps ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ VR Experience

Ahead of the July 7 theatrical release of “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” the virtual reality arm of Sony Pictures is debuting a VR experience for the film, putting VR fans in the sh... More

Technicolor Debuts Massive Mars VR Initiative

LOS ANGELES. — In what may be the most ambitious virtual reality project to date, Technicolor, HP and others have partnered to put together a vision of a viable, sustainable habi... More

TiVo Names Patel Head of IP Licensing, Renews Funai IP Agreement

TiVo June 15 announced it’s named Arvin Patel as its new EVP and chief intellectual property (IP) officer, beginning July 1, giving him oversight of the company’s massive paten... More

TiVo: Price, Use of Internet Services Top Cord-Cutter List

Nearly 85% of those surveyed in TiVo’s latest quarterly Video Trends Report have a pay TV service, with 37% spending at least $101 a month (and some spending as much as $150 or m... More

Wine, Wisdom & Vision Event to Include Special Performance

To close out its annual Wine, Wisdom & Vision fundraiser June 22 in Hollywood, Calif., the Entertainment AIDS Alliance (EAA), the industry’s nonprofit group dedicated to funding ... More

New Coalition to Tackle Piracy Using Law Enforcement, Litigation

A new worldwide coalition of 30 entertainment companies will work with law enforcement, seek new partnerships with content protection groups, and file civil litigation against ille... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, June 11, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Google Chrome: Google has released Google Chrome version 59.0.3071.86. Updates are available from within the browser or from Google Chrome’s website... More

Featured Jobs: Warner Bros., DXC Technology, NSS Labs

Information Security Engineer, Risk Management — Burbank, CA — Warner Bros. Senior Security Architect — Toronto — DXC Technology Test Engineer, Breach Prevention Sys... More

Avanade Study: Intelligent Automation a Must for Businesses

More than 30% of companies are already using some type of intelligent automation today, and to help jumpstart productivity and innovate, every business should be adding intelligent... More

Ooyala: Long-Form Video Tops Usage on All Screens

For the first time since it’s been tracking the data, online video tech company Ooyala is reporting that long-form video is now responsible for the majority of time spent watchin... More

Vast Media Smart Screen Round-Up: Snapchat Exclusives, Facebook Chatbots

Here’s a run-down of recent second screen-related entertainment items, via Berlin-based research and consulting company Vast Media. • Broadcaster BT Sport went all-out for t... More

New Xbox Console Focuses on 4K Content

Microsoft June 11 unveiled the latest iteration of its Xbox gaming console, the Xbox One X, a $500 offering that promises seamless 4K quality gaming, a 4K UHD Blu-ray Disc drive, a... More