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Discovery Communications will continue to distribute its pay TV portfolio in Russia and will develop a regional free-to-air channel, thanks to a new alliance that… Read more

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UK Conservative government minister John Whittingdale has admitted “most people” see the BBC licence fee as “good value for money” at the Edinburgh International Television… Read more

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Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer Hisense is to launch an ultra-low cost UHD Direct-lit LED (DLED) TV in the UK market. The 40-inch version, the LTDN40K321UWTSEU,… Read more

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Content owners are sceptical about the EU’s plans for a Digital Single Market. They want to protect the status quo on selling rights. Raymond Snoddy… Read more

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Preeya Naul, director of publisher solutions at Rightster, looks at the impact of Vice and other developments in the online video world at the recent… Read more

Michael Lantz

Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo, argues that telcos need to adopt OTT technology to remain flexible and cost effective. The media world has been evolving at… Read more

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Amazon Prime Video Japan

Amazon Prime Instant Video is to launch in Japan, putting it in direct competition with soon-to-launch streaming rival Netflix. The Amazon Prime delivery service is… Read more

MTV

MTV in the US has partnered with immersive video firm IM360 to broadcast 360-degree, virtual reality video from this weekend’s Video Music Awards (VMAs) in… Read more

FreeWheel Video Monetisation Report

In the US there was 25% growth in video views and 32% growth in ad views year-on-year in the second quarter, according to FreeWheel’s Q2… Read more

Inge Smidts

Liberty Global executive Eric Tveter has stepped down from his role as chairman of CTAM Europe and will be replaced by two successors – Liberty… Read more

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