Using video to demonstrate democracy

A well-known American documentary film-maker once said “Democracy is not a spectator sport, it’s a participatory event. If we don’t participate in it, it ceases to be a democracy”. Local and regional governments and community bodies now recognise that the best way to keep their electorates informed and engaged is by showing them what the…
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Why businesses should be streaming video

All broadcasters and media specialists recognise that a television channel is, above all, a brand. The successful ones have a strong brand identity, and more importantly develop strong brand identification in the audience, so they will keep coming back. That is exactly the goal for any business. The logical extension of this is to use…
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3K-TV leads new era in Zimbabwean commercial television rollout with PlayBox Technology

London, UK, 10/01/22 – PlayBox Technology, the leading channel in a box provider for media companies worldwide, is providing a comprehensive broadcast playout platform to 3K-TV, one of six newly licensed commercial television operators in Zimbabwe. 3K-TV turned to PlayBox to get the station on-air as quickly as possible. The Zimbabwe government moved to add…
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Happy Holidays from PlayBox Technology

We’d like to take a moment to wish a very happy holiday season to all of our customers, colleagues and partners across the world. However you choose to celebrate this year, we hope that the holiday season brings health, hope and happiness to you and your loved ones. We’re proudly reflecting on an exhilarating year…
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PlayBox Technology joins the DPP

PlayBox Technology is pleased to announce that the company has become the latest member of the DPP, the media industry’s business network. The DPP’s purpose is to bring together companies from the whole media supply chain to share knowledge, solve problems and create business opportunities. With openness, collaboration and shared insight, the DPP seeks to…
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PlayBox adds powerful streaming solutions to market-leading integrated playout platform

Rounds out product line to provide complete solutions for content delivery, including managed services and professional support London, UK, 08/12/21 – PlayBox Technology has added an extensive list of new products to its acclaimed integrated playout platform. These encompass the complete spectrum of content delivery, with particular attention to streaming and to content and subscriber…
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PlayBox delivers Thanksgiving Parade with VPOD TV

London, UK, 01/12/21 – New Chicago broadcaster VPOD TV used its PlayBox Technology Channel in a Box automation platform to revive the television coverage of a grand local tradition: the city centre Thanksgiving Parade. The broadcast was the biggest live event VPOD TV has undertaken, and its most successful. “You have been doing an excellent…
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PlayBox Technology and the Evolution of Virtualized Playout

Philip Neighbour, COO, PlayBox Technology Playout automation has been around for 40 years. At first this meant quite sophisticated computer infrastructures to provide both access and command, and realtime control over the array of one-function bespoke hardware devices. As Moore’s Law increased the processing power of standard computer hardware, so forward-thinking vendors saw the possibility…
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PlayBox Technology Withdraws from IBC 2021

London, November 12th 2021 – PlayBox Technology has announced today that they will no longer be attending the IBC 2021 show at the RAI, Amsterdam. Following the announcement from the Dutch government to impose partial lockdown due to the increasing number of COVID cases in the country and after careful consideration of external factors impacting…
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AirBox MEGA ICX – CABSAT Product Announcement

Check out our CABSAT Product Announcement video that was shown to visitors of the CABSAT 2021 exhibition in Dubai.