CCP Updates – March, April 2015

Compiled list of the latest buzz and happenings, do check them out !

A comparison between DVD vs Internet VOD

Australia pays less for HD VOD

New iFlix service in Asia

Vimeo launches paid VOD service

“Taken 3” out early on pirate sources

Should bypassing geoblocks be considered piracy?

Netflix says VPN is violation of its use 

Australian usage of VPN services

Warner-botters

Encryption software market growing

Sounds like Apple will make revenues from pirated copies?

What is “DRM” in year 2015

China’s Online Video Stats

Singapore (Asia TV Forum) Dec 2014

CCP Director Isa Seow, returning from academic sabbatical, participated at the Asia TV Forum Animation Lab and moderated several sessions with content/animation experts from the region. CCP Director said, “the animation industry has grown so much due to new digital technologies, and technology will continue to hold new opportunities for creative individuals.” The session included key experts from Dreamworks, CJ (Korea), Synergy Media, SK Broadband, and Walt Disney Co.

Isa Seow will resume his role as Director, Centre for Content Promotion (CCP) from January 2015 onwards. “The priority for CCP in 2015 is to organise our Fast track conference in Kuala Lumpur in August of 2015” where distributors, creators, investors, regulators and technologists will convene.Pic2: Animation Labs, ATF, 2014 Pic 1. Isa Seow with Leslie Lee of Disney