Content Innovation Awards 2016 – the evening in pictures

Award Winners 2016

Mediaset: Vivendi letter confirms validity of contract

The Vivendi office is seen in Paris on Wednesday, May 17, 2006.

Mediaset has claimed that a letter received from Vivendi formally calling time on the interim management agreement between the pair implicitly recognises the validity of… Read more

Immersive tech companies form VR coalition, Disruptive Reality


A coalition of five immersive technology-focused companies has come together to work on a category of VR content they have dubbed ‘immersive entertainment’. The collective, known as… Read more

Donald Trump reportedly mulling news network launch

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US presidential candidate Donald Trump could launch a cable or OTT news net, according to numerous reports out of the US. The Trump campaign ran… Read more

YouTube: US debates drive 8.5m live viewing hours


The three US presidential debates drive 8.5 million live watch hours and averaged 1.7 million live peak concurrent viewers, according to YouTube. The Google-owned video… Read more

Technicolor boosted by connected home, entertainment gains

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Technicolor reported a 30% year-on-year increase in Q3 profits as its Connected Home and Entertainment Services divisions continued to drive growth. Announcing its third quarter… Read more

MIPCOM 2016 in numbers


The organisers of MIPCOM have reported 14,000 attendees for this year’s event, with 4,900 of those buyers, and 1,500 of the acquisition execs working for… Read more

Sky secures computer fraud ruling on card-sharing


Sky has secured a legal ruling in Germany confirming that card-sharing – one of the most common forms of pay TV piracy – constitutes computer… Read more

KPN revamps TV app, adds Fox Sports


Dutch telco KPN has revamped its TV everywhere app and added Fox Sports to the offering. KPN said the content and design of the app… Read more

TV growth provides bright spot for beleaguered Telia

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Nordic and Baltic region telecom provider Telia said a strong TV performance in its Sweden contributed to overall growth in its domestic market in the… Read more