Report: Facebook signs video content deals


Facebook has reportedly signed deals with youth-focused media companies to make original shows for the social platform. According to a Reuters report, Facebook has agreed… Read more

Vodafone will invest in exclusive content ‘if necessary’


Vodafone will invest in exclusive content “if we need to” despite having a preference for non-exclusive deals, and plans to expand its presence and the… Read more

Netflix launches European charm offensive

Ted Sarandos

Netflix has launched a European charm offensive, claiming a to-date spend of US$1.75 billion in the continent and announcing it is coproducing three more dramas… Read more

VR device shipments to reach 110m by 2021

An attendee tries out a VR headset at CES 2017

VR device shipments will reach a total of 110 million by 2021, with the industry to benefit from a “swath of new and compelling content… Read more

Apple hints at wider content plans

Apple CEO, Tim Cook

Apple will roll out originals for its Apple Music service throughout the year and has hinted at far wider content plans as the media landscape… Read more

Channel 4 to revamp All 4, up online content spend

ALL 4 home collections--(None)_A2

Channel 4 is revamping its All 4 digital service and is planning a multi-million pound increase in investment in original and acquired online content for… Read more

Liberty to make ‘selective’ content investments

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries has said that the company will be “selective” about content investments, but hinted work is now underway with Lionsgate on… Read more

Apple CEO claims ‘intense interest’ in TV and content

Apple CEO, Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that he has an “intense interest” in television and claimed there is “great opportunity” for the company to create… Read more

Netflix plans to raise US$1bn for content acquisitions

netflix THUMB

Netflix is looking to raise US$1 billion in order to fund further content acquisitions, investments and strategic transactions. Intriguingly, the announcement of a US$1 billion… Read more

Whitepaper | eSports – The Next Big Content Play

esports shot

eSports is gaining ground but will it be the next big content play? Let’s Play videos are among the most popular games in the online… Read more