Academy blog

Our latest White Paper is out!

With the continuing surge of Internet video streaming by consumers, there are plenty of good reasons why sports leagues, producers, content rights holders and even service providers are turning more to live streaming of sporting events. Following up on our latest Whitepaper on “The challenges of streaming... 

27 Oct

Roku to the Rescue

Cord-cutting has been a pretty common trend over the last few years. It seems the younger you are, the more likely you are to ditch your cable subscription, or never purchase one outright from the get-go, so called “cord-nevers”. In the United States, the Federal Communications Commission is pondering... 

26 Oct

“I would tell new candidates to give it a try! The worst that could happen is that you will learn something new!”

Our “Data” unit has been growing since the first successful candidates completed online training in Java Programming and MySQL databases as an important step in their recruitment process before completing the technical test. We sat down with them two: Jaume Castell, a 23 year old graduate of the... 

26 Oct

Why all the fuss about Playstation VR?

Following up on last week’s article here is some more information about the PS VR fuss. Virtual reality is all about simulation. Last week Sony released to the market their latest PS4 add-on; Playstation VR. These new goggles arrive to the young and promising market of virtual reality at the perfect... 

19 Oct

Sony Leaps into VR

This week, Sony Electronics made history having released a virtual reality add-on for the PlayStation 4. Sony’s PlayStation series of gaming consoles have been very successful since launching in the 1990’s when video gaming was revolutionary in-and-of itself. PlayStation VR, as the initiative has... 

14 Oct

NPAW loves Raspberry PI – NPAWering Online Video #6

In our sixth installment to our series “NPAWering Online Video”, Adri, one of our backend developers, explains how the Raspberry Pi helps QA and Beacons teams to complete technical tasks in a much easier way. One of main tasks of the Quality Assurance Department at Nice People At Work is to validate... 

13 Oct

360 video is coming fast!

When browsing through the internet for exotic destinations for your next holiday you always stumble upon breathtaking videos from places like Culebra in Puerto Rico or mount Kilimanjaro Tanzania. Don’t you wish you could see more than the typical angle in order to broaden your perspective of the... 

4 Oct