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UK regulators Ofcom and the CMA (Competition and Markets Authority) have been asked to examine the takeover bid of Sky by 21st Century Fox, as urged by the UK government’s Culture Secretary, Karen Bradley. The two bodies have until May 16th to prepare their reports for Rupert Murdoch’s proposed £11.7 billion ($14.35 billion) acquisition of the remaining 61% stake in Sky. Ateme has teamed up with Portuguese broadcast graphics software developer wTVision to demonstrate a fully hosted cloud playout system called ChannelMaker-in-the-cloud, based on AWS architecture. Ateme’s Kyrion CM5000 encodes and streams content and ChannelMaker sequences and plays out clips uploaded to Amazon Simple Storage Service, which are mixed with 3D graphics overlays. The Kyrion DR5000 handles decoding, which it…

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