Hybrid TV & OTT

AwesomenessTV launches locally in Europe, Brazil

AwesomenessTV

Localised versions of majority Dreamworks-owned multichannel network Awesomeness TV has officially launched in the UK, Spain, France, Germany and Brazil. The launches, done in partnership… Read more

Vice bows doc series on Apple Music

Vice-Apple

Youth-skewed content brand Vice has produced a new music-based docuseries The Score about different music scenes around the world. According to a report in The… Read more

Ukrainian VOD service Megogo launches distribution arm

Megogo

Ukraine-based video-on-demand service Megogo has launched a film distribution arm, in a bid to expand its business among independent film distributors. Megogo Distribution will be led… Read more

Strategy Analytics: 8.7bn ‘TV addressable screens’ by 2019

Clare Lees

By 2019 there will be a global installed base of 8.7 billion ‘TV addressable screens’ – including TVs, tablets, smartphones and laptops – according to… Read more

Endemol Shine UK unifies digital content arms

Randel Bryan

Endemol Shine UK is bringing its two multichannel networks together, and implementing new management in the process. Endemol Beyond UK and ChannelFlip will now operate… Read more

Netflix takes back House of Cards in Poland

Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

Netflix is retaining the rights to the fourth season of its flagship drama show House of Cards in Poland, along with the rights to offer… Read more

ITV Hub and All 4 launch on Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire 4K

Free UK catch-up TV services from broadcasters ITV and Channel 4 have launched on Amazon’s Fire TV line-up of products. ITV Hub and All 4… Read more

FlixFling taps Vubiquity for OTT offering

Flixfling

OTT subscription and transactional video-on-demand service FlixFling has turned to on-demand aggregator Vubiquity to provide access to its AnyVU Content Cloud to FlixFling users. FlixFling… Read more

Netflix takes back House of Cards in France

Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

Netflix is to air the fourth season of its flagship drama House of Cards in France, taking the show back from pay TV rival Canal+,… Read more

Verizon, Hearst create mobile video JV

Neeraj Khemlani

US companies Verizon and Hearst are partnering to create a mobile content-focused joint venture. Verizon Hearst Media Partners will target millennial audiences, initially through two… Read more

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