Canal+’s Saada takes over at Dailymotion


Vivendi has appointed Canal+ chief Maxime Saada to take over the presidency of video-sharing and aggregation site Dailymotion from Cédric Tournay, who is leaving the… Read more

Dailymotion expands programmatic advertising deal with AOL Platforms

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French video website Dailymotion has expanded its advertising partnership with AOL Platforms, enabling advertisers to purchase Dailymotion’s global, multi-screen, in-stream inventory directly through ONE by… Read more

Vivendi reportedly upping stake in Dailymotion


Vivendi has taken an additional 10% stake in online video site Dailymotion, according to local reports. The move means that Vivendi now holds over 90%… Read more

Vivendi acquires 80% of Dailymotion


Vivendi has acquired an 80% stake in French video site Dailymotion for €217 million. Vivendi said that its acquisition of majority control of Dailymotion would… Read more

France TV signs MCN deal with Studio 100 Media

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The distribution arm of France Televisions has struck a deal with Studio 100 Media to mange several of the latter’s brands as French channels on… Read more

Vivendi in exclusive talks over €217 million Dailymotion bid


Vivendi is in exclusive talks with Orange about buying an 80% stake in French video site Dailymotion for €217 million, the firms confirmed today. Under… Read more

Vivendi confirms Dailymotion bid


Vivendi has confirmed that it has made an offer for Orange-owned video site Dailymotion, as Hong Kong-based telecoms company PCCW ruled itself out of the… Read more

Orange to hold talks to sell Dailymotion stake to PCCW


Orange is set to enter into exclusive talks with Hong Kong-based telco PCCW to sell a 49% stake in Dailymotion, its online video portal, according… Read more

Short-form video market to be worth US$13bn by 2019

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The revenue potential for short-form video, from services like YouTube and DailyMotion, is expected to approach US$13 billion (€11 billion) by 2019, according to ABI… Read more

Dailymotion launches gaming platform

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French video sharing site Dailymotion today has launched a new live-streaming platform dedicated to gaming.  The website, Dailymotion Games (games.dailymotion.com), based on Dailymotion’s video and… Read more