Radio & Television

Musicrypt gains patent for BRM

TORONTO – U.S. patent number 7,003,670 now belongs to Musicrypt, the Canadian secure digital media distribution company. The patent relates to Musicrypt's Biometric Rights Management system (BRM) – a part of the company's Digital Media Distribution System – which is an innovative use of biometric security measures to implement digital rights management in the secure online distribution of music and other digital media from record companies to broadcasters. The BRM U.S. patent will be in force until 2023. The BRM portion of the system learns the users keystroke rhythm when they are at their computer, making it more difficult to...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.