Discovery

Discovery invests in second screen sports app WinView

WinView

Discovery has contributed to a US$12 million funding round raised by second-screen live sports prediction platform, WinView. Former TiVo chairman, president and CEO, Tom Rogers, who… Read more

Discovery grows international revenues and profit

David Zaslav

Discovery has reported an uptick in revenues and profit at its international business but noted Brexit concerns meant ad revenues were down in its largest… Read more

Welling exits Discovery for Scripps

Paul Welling

Discovery Communications veteran Paul Welling has joined Scripps Networks Interactive to lead content efforts in the UK and EMEA. Welling has been with Discovery for… Read more

ProSieben teams up with Discovery for OTT push

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ProSiebenSat.1 (P7S1) and Discovery Communications have joined forces to push OTT in the German market with a combined streaming service. The pair are also looking… Read more

Roku targets content discovery in latest OS update

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Roku has is rolling out updates to its operating system in the US in a bid to make it easier for users to discover content.… Read more

TVT appoints Discovery exec

Yuko Suguro

Media services and post-production outfit TVT has appointed Discovery executive Yuko Suguro as head of operations in Japan. Suguro joins from Discovery where she helped… Read more

Eurosport to work with NowThis on social video

The Skeleton event at the Winter Olympics (Getty Images)

Eurosport has agreed to partner with millennial media brand NowThis to produce and co-distribute sports-related social video. The new collaboration comes after Eurosport’s owner, Discovery… Read more

Discovery widens Olympics reach with mobile partnerships

JB Perrette

Discovery is launching an ‘Official Mobile Broadcaster’ scheme to enable mobile operators to offer co-branded coverage of the Olympic Games. Announcing the move at Mobile… Read more

Discovery takes 20% stake in Play Sports Group

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Discovery has led an investment round in cycling-focused digital sports media company, Play Sports Group, taking a 20% stake of the business and a seat… Read more

Breaking the waves

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Sky’s recent spat with Discovery was resolved at the 11th hour, but the acrimony on both sides was clear, writes Kate Bulkley.  Big businesses in… Read more

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