Australian Tech Entrepreneur Backs Heath Ledger Production Company, The Masses, and Launches "Perfect Digital Company"

Australian tech entrepreneur Ron Creevey has backed Heath Ledger's production company The Masses and their new film, is about to carry out a $400m stock exchange listing of YuuZoo, has partnered with Jumio - Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin's new company and is building over 50 mobile websites a day for Carlton United Breweries.

HISPASAT Chooses Thomson Video Networks to Drive Trial of Ultra HD Content Delivery via HEVC

Thomson Video Networks today announced that HISPASAT has launched a trial demonstration of Ultra HD content delivery using the High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) compression capabilities of the ViBE™ VS7000 multi-screen encoding platform. HISPASAT, a leading satellite transmission operator with a strong presence in Europe and South America, is deploying the VS7000 to deliver HEVC-encoded Ultra HD content to air via its HISPASAT 1E satellite platform. At IBC2013 in September, HISPASAT will demonstrate live Ultra HD video streams using the Thomson Video Networks technology.

InStore Logic Reassures Investors, Retail Business Intelligence Users with ObjectVideo Patent License

ObjectVideo, Inc. announced today that retail business intelligence innovator, InStore Logic, Inc. has agreed to a global license of ObjectVideo's video analytics patents. The patent license provides protection for retailers and global brands using InStore Logic's solution and assurance to investors.

VideoIQ(R) and ObjectVideo Partner to Advance the Future of Video Analytics

VideoIQ, the recognized leader in advanced video analytic surveillance solutions, today jointly announced the signing of a patent license agreement with ObjectVideo, a leading innovator in intelligent video solutions with patented video analytics. ObjectVideo has provided VideoIQ a worldwide, nonexclusive, royalty-bearing license to its patent portfolio.

The Foundry Launches Mari 2

Leading visual effects and computer graphics software developer, The Foundry has launched MARI 2.0, a revolutionary version of its 3D digital paint tool that introduces a brand new, artist - focused layer system.

Vizrt enhances Viz Media Engine and integrates with Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 software

At IBC 2012, Vizrt Ltd., Hall 7 Booth A10, is displaying new tools to show the integration between Viz Media Engine and Adobe® Premiere® Pro CS6 software. At NAB, earlier this year, Vizrt announced a new integration that gives editors more efficient productivity by allowing them to search and select source material from Viz Media Engine within Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. This integration has been further enhanced to allow Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 access to EDLs in Viz Media Engine as well as the capability to stage offline media.