19 February 2008 E-Newsletter

Dear Participants and friends,

FTA Content Protection Principles will be the subject of a discussion at the upcoming ABU Workshop. We hope to have your presence and support for ABU Content Protection Principles in Kuala Lumpur. The event is from Mar 10-13, 2008, Prince Hotel. Please contact me if you require information.

Secondly, Attached you will find 2 new Primer documents entitled:

1) Japan's Broadcast Protection Solution
2) Alphabet Soup of Content Protection Technologies

Live Videos on our CCP event held at ShangriLa hotel, 28 Nov 2007 has also been uploaded.

We encourage you to join us to find more information and reports regarding content protection. Attached you will find membership/brochure information. We hope to have your confirmation and payment for 2008 membership to CCP soonest. 10% discount for those on this mailing list.

Thank you

To stop receiving these emails, write to cherlyn_lu@contentprotection.net with subject heading 'unsubscribe'

Best regards,
Cherlyn Lu and Isa Seow

 
NEWS REGARDING 'CONTENT PROTECTION':

PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM HARMFUL CONTENT ON THE INTERNET
AUSTRALIA
An international experts' survey assigns the task to prevent children from encountering unwanted and harmful content on the Internet with highest priority to parents and pedagogues, while policy makers, companies, and the police are seen as carers with less relevance.
http://www.news-medical.net/?id=35195

NAGRAVISION SELECTED BY DOMINANTA TO PROVIDE RUSSIA’S FIRST COMMERCIAL CONDITIONAL ACCESS SYSTEM FOR MOBILE TV
USA
Nagravision  announced today that Russian carrier Dominanta’s mobile TV services, will be protected by the Nagra Mobile TV conditional access system. This will be the first commercial conditional access system in Russia to support both DVB SimulCrypt and ISMACryp content protection schemes.
http://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=59342  

RIAA EXEC WAS “SIMPLY MUSING” ABOUT CONTENT FILTERS IN YOUR HOME
USA
Mashable weekend editor Paul Glazowski recently discussed the idea that the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is possibly looking to place piracy filtering software inside our homes.
http://mashable.com/2008/02/09/riaa-says-filter-talk-was-only-musing/

ADAPTIVEMOBILE ISSUES WARNING TO PARENTS ON RAPID INCREASE OF MOBILE PORNOGRAPHY
AUSTRALIA
According to the company, children and teenagers are at an increasing risk of being exposed to pornographic images and videos through their mobile devices.
http://internetcommunications.tmcnet.com/topics/broadband-mobile/articles/20308-adaptivemobile-issues-warning-parents-rapid-increase-mobile-pornography.htm Read more

NEWS REGARDING 'CONTENT PROTECTION'

STMICROELECTRONICS INTRODUCES LOW-COST SET-TOP BOX DECODER SUPPORTING LEADING SECURITY STANDARDS
AUSTRALIA
For content protection, the STi5202 includes STMicroelectronics' fourth-generation security technology which allows the chip to support Windows Media DRM 10

SPARKLE UNLEASHES THE CALIBRE P888+ GRAPHICS CARD
SINGAPORE
Users can now enjoy the convenient surveillance brought by GDP2 daughter card.

MOTION PICTURE ASSOCIATION OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES CENTRE FOR CONTENT PROTECTION AT ASIA TELEVISION FORUM IN SINGAPORE
SINGAPORE
First Asia Pacific Regional Centre Formed to Promote Protection of Digital Content

VERIMATRIX DEMONSTRATES CONTENT PROTECTION LEADERSHIP AT THE ASIA TELEVISION FORUM 2007
USA
Verimatrix joins the Motion Picture Association's Centre for Content Protection in Asia Pacific

NEW CENTRE FOR CONTENT PROTECTION UNDERSCORES IMPORTANCE OF SECURING HOLLYWOOD CONTENT
USA
New Centre for Content Protection Underscores Importance of Securing Hollywood Content Read more

5 February 2008 E-Newsletter

All Participants and friends

Dear Sir/Madam,

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the participants and attendees at our CCP event held in Singapore.

Your active participation made a memorable and productive event for those who attended. It was a hugely successful event with more than a hundred participants for the content protection session.

Please note that there have been some updates to our website (www.contentprotection.net ).

Programme outline, Powerpoint slides by our speakers, have been updated under 'Events' link.

Please go to 'Gallery' for pictures and audio files regarding the event.

Some of the Documents listed in 'References' link in contentprotection.net :

-Digital Watermarking Alliance's Position Paper on P2P Technology Digital Watermark Technologies: Applications in P2P Networks
-Canadian Quandry: Digital Right Management, Access Protection and Free Markets
-The DVB Approach to Content Protection & Copy Management Content Protection Copy Management DDTV in a Nutshell
-IRMA Forum CP Status Report
-CSS Content Protection Compliance Checklist CASBAA
-Content Protection Principles Aug 2005 Content Protection Systems Motion Pictures

PRIMER: What is Content Protection?
PRIMER: Content Protection Copy Management (CPCM) High Definition Television (HDTV)

We also have a content protection Masterclasses coming up soon. In these masterclasses experts in the field will be invited to present their ideas and updates to members of CCP and public. Keep your eyes on our website.

Date: To be confirmed (TBC) Likely in June 08.
Country: Singapore
Location/Time: TBC

Memberships to Centre for Content Protection is now open. Please visit our 'Join us' link to be a part of our growing family. As a reminder, membership is a low fee cost of USD$2500. The introductory price for regular members has been extended. You will receive many discounts for events, services.

UPCOMING REPORTS:

Japan's Broadcast Protection Solution
Written by Eric Lie, Consultant.

With that, I wish all of you a Happy Chinese New Year!

To stop receiving these emails, write to cherlyn_lu@contentprotection.net with subject heading 'unsubscribe'

Best regards,
Cherlyn Lu and Isa Seow

 

NEWS REGARDING 'CONTENT PROTECTION' 

STMICROELECTRONICS INTRODUCES LOW-COST SET-TOP BOX DECODER SUPPORTING LEADING SECURITY STANDARDS
AUSTRALIA
For content protection, the STi5202 includes STMicroelectronics' fourth-generation security technology which allows the chip to support Windows Media DRM 10
http://www.ferret.com.au/c/ST-Microelectronics/STMicroelectronics-Introduces-Low-Cost-Set-Top-Box-Decoder-Supporting-Leading-Security-Standards-n734724

SPARKLE UNLEASHES THE CALIBRE P888+ GRAPHICS CARD
SINGAPORE
Users can now enjoy the convenient surveillance brought by GDP2 daughter card.
http://www.hardwarezone.com/news/view.php?id=9794&cid=6

MOTION PICTURE ASSOCIATION OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES CENTRE FOR CONTENT PROTECTION AT ASIA TELEVISION FORUM IN SINGAPORE
SINGAPORE
First Asia Pacific Regional Centre Formed to Promote Protection of Digital Content
http://www.mpa-i.org/newspress/newspress_singcentreforprotect28-11-07.html

VERIMATRIX DEMONSTRATES CONTENT PROTECTION LEADERSHIP AT THE ASIA TELEVISION FORUM 2007
USA
Verimatrix joins the Motion Picture Association's Centre for Content Protection in Asia Pacific
http://www.verimatrix.com/newsevents/press_releasedetail.php?pressrelease_id=102

NEW CENTRE FOR CONTENT PROTECTION UNDERSCORES IMPORTANCE OF SECURING HOLLYWOOD CONTENT
USA
New Centre for Content Protection Underscores Importance of Securing Hollywood Content
http://www.widevine.com/pr/134_cht_ccp.html

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