PBS Among Seven New DEG Members25 Apr, 2016 By: John Latchem
DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group April 25 announced the addition of seven new member companies: Giant Interactive, Giraffic, Midnight Oil, MusicWatch, My Eye Media, PBS Distribution and TiVo.
“The DEG welcomes its seven new member companies, all of whom represent the evolving nature of the home entertainment industry,” said Amy Jo Smith, president of DEG. “We look forward to incorporating their unique perspectives to grow our business and reach our mutual goals.”
Giant Interactive offers digital platform delivery, OTT and streaming applications as well as Ultra HD BD, Blu-ray and DVD authoring for clients such as HBO, The Weinstein Company, CBS, Lionsgate, Warner Bros., Cinedigm, RLJ Entertainment, Acorn Media, MLB, NHL and many others.
Giraffic is the inventor of Adaptive Video Acceleration (AVA) — a new client-side network throughput optimization technology that enables consumer electronic (CE) devices to deliver high-definition and 4K video, without re-buffering pauses or streaming resolution reduction. Giraffic’s technology is now making ways into mobile devices, and is available in the next generation of CE devices, including Smart TVs, set-top boxes, tablets and smartphones.
Midnight Oil is a marketing agency.
MusicWatch provides in-depth music consumer research and analyst services for the entertainment industry.
My Eye Media is a leader in quality assurance, quality control and testing of all formats of digital motion picture content.
PBS Distribution is the leading media distributor for the public television community, both domestically and internationally
Tivo is a global leader in next-generation television services and digital video recorders.