Discovery

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

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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

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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

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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

Discovery names new Italy general manager

Alessandro Araimo

Discovery Networks Italy has a new general manager. Alessandro Araimo has been appointed to the role in one of Discovery’s key European territories. Araimo has… Read more

Discovery to provide exclusive content for Snapchat

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Discovery is to provide premium short-form video content exclusively for US users of social media platform Snapchat. Under the terms of the deal, Discovery and… Read more

Discovery puts name to new UK free-to-air channel

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Discovery is launching Quest Red in the UK, its second free-to-air channel in the territory. Billed as ‘the home of irresistibly real TV’ the female-skewing… Read more

Discovery to launch new free-to-air channel in UK

David Zaslav

Discovery will launch a new free-to-air channel in the UK alongside other new services in the UK and Germany. CEO David Zaslav said yesterday that… Read more

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