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27 Nov 2015
EBU Reply to the EC consultation on the review of the EU Satellite and Cable Directive 
The EBU Reply underscores the success of the current Directive while calling for the extension of the satellite rule to broadcasters' online services and for technological neutrality for the simultaneous...
19 Nov 2015
Children’s news: How can it survive the digital era? 
How new platforms, formats and increasing competition online are changing the ways children's news journalists around Europe work?
09 Nov 2015
Peer-to-peer review on PSM values: the concept 
The EBU has launched peer-to-peer reviews to provide Members with dedicated, professional-standard analysis at international level of how they are complying with their public service remits. The analysis...
01 Nov 2015
Net Neutrality 
The Internet is a key driver for innovation, democratic participation and free speech. Its open nature lies at the heart of its success. It fuels investment in creative and innovate services, which directly boost growth in broadband uptake. Net neutrality policies are crucial for the open nature of the Internet and user confidence. The key issue at stake is the establishment of a clear framework ensuring that the Internet remains open and that all Internet data traffic is managed transparently and without discrimination
28 Oct 2015
Activity Report 2014-2015: News Members Only
We live in a world of unending technological upheaval that continues to change our lives in ways that are truly revolutionary.
22 Oct 2015
Knowledge Exchange 2015 - Event Report 
The EBU Knowledge Exchange is an annual event organized by the Media Intelligence Service of the EBU. It brings together EBU Members, media professionals and communications scholars for a day of discussion and ideas sharing around a current issue affecting public service media (PSM).
22 Oct 2015
IBTN labels, Facility Codes & Media Carriers 

The IBTN scheme and bar-code label format is specified. A register of Facilities Codes and Media Carriers (tapes,  etc.),  used as part of the IBTN is included.

21 Oct 2015
Activity Report 2014-2015: Online & Social Media 
The Online & Social Media Unit was created in August 2014 to provide key strategic support for Members. Our remit is to help Members bring high-quality digital content to audiences by providing services in the digital storytelling and skills sector. We aspire to meeting the needs of audiences now and in the future by working closely with our network of experts in storytelling innovation, social media trends, and creating a digital culture. In addition, we focus on developing partnerships with industry-leading companies and organizations, in online and social media. We work horizontally across the Media Department to exchange knowledge, incubate new services and promote a digital working model. Find out more in this activity report.
17 Oct 2015
Activity Report 2014-2015: Legal and Public Affairs 
The EBU’s vision and mission is to make public service media indispensable, acting as the ‘Authoritative Voice for PSM’. A cornerstone of this objective is the Public Affairs roadmap that pinpoints current legal and strategic priorities for our Members and forms the basis of our collective advocacy strategy.
16 Oct 2015
Eurovision Academy Annual Report 2014-2015 
In 2014–2015, Eurovision Academy delivered 65 courses attended by representatives from 70 EBU Members. With a 98% satisfaction rate, the Academy more than ever plays the role of academy for EBU Members’...
12 Oct 2015
Preparations for WRC-15 support DTT 

Decisions made at WRC-15 regarding the allocation of spectrum frequencies could significantly impact the future of terrestrial TV in Europe. This fact sheet summarises the results of the preparatory work conducted in Europe and in the ITU.

12 Oct 2015
EBU-TT (Timed Text) 

EBU Timed Text (EBU-TT) is the successor of the EBU STL subtitling format. It supports the production and archiving of subtitles, legacy STL file transcoding and tunnelling, online distribution and live subtitling.

02 Oct 2015
Activity Report 2014-2015: Eurovision ACADEMY 
This report details the activities and achievements of our Eurovision Academy services over the last year. Our Eurovision Academy team is here fo support the EBU's strategy by delivering the most relevant courses for Members' professionals.
01 Oct 2015
Copyright Licensing 
Public Service Media (PSM) are key contributors to the creative economy and major developers of legal offers of online content. They are devoted to providing citizens with wide access to high quality content on all relevant platforms and devices.
30 Sep 2015
EBU Reply: Audiovisual media services 
The EBU Reply to the EC Consultation on Directive 2010/13/EU on audiovisual media services (AVMSD)
08 Sep 2015
My media, any device! 

EBU tech-i magazine, Issue 25 tells you all about personalisation, why broadcasters should go IP, and how subtitles go live. And that's not all...

01 Sep 2015
Requirements for Networked Device management (NDM) 

This document identifies requirements for the management of networked devices in an IT-based broadcasting infrastructure.

24 Aug 2015
Can LTE share spectrum with DTT? 

This Technology Fact Sheet addresses the question, "Can LTE share spectrum with DTT?"

19 Aug 2015
EBU-MIM Semantic Web Activity Report 

This introduction to Semantic Web technologies provides several broadcast use cases. Its purpose is to raise awareness of Semantic Web technologies and to promote them and their applications in media and broadcasting environments. This is an updated version (Aug. 2015)

19 Aug 2015
Metadata use within the EBU MIM community Restricted

This report reflects thelatest information based on feedback from amongst the EBU MIM community concerning their use of metadata, the metadata specifications used (standards or in-house formats), formats and domains of application. This is the August 2015 revision.