Cheetah Technologies LP has released V-Factor 2.6 for its Source Monitor product family of video performance monitoring solutions. The 2.6 release advances Cheetah’s capabilities to provide a meaningful and statistically relevant mean opinion score (MOS) for video streams.

V-Factor 2.6 examines network, packet, transport, video coding layer and the digital video stream to determine the quality and MOS grade. V-Factor 2.6 bases this analysis on three metrics including blockiness, blurriness and jerkiness.  In addition, V-Factor 2.6 adds metrics such as colorfulness, audio loudness and other key metrics.

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FCC Has No Verdict on ‘Cuties’

FCC chairman Ajit Pai said he’s not aware of any licensed television broadcaster that intends to air the controversial Netflix film, “Cuties,” and thus, the Enforcement Bureau hasn’t made a

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