Ampere study highlights shifting online video pattern


YouTube remains the most watched video service overall across 14 major markets, but Facebook now attracts just under half the number of eyeballs of Google’s… Read more

Google revamps Daydream VR headset, launches Pixel 2


Google released an updated version of its Daydream VR headset, along with the VR and AR-optimised Pixel 2 smartphone and a range of other products… Read more

Discovery partners with Google on VR series


Discovery Communications and Google have partnered on a new immersive series called Discovery TRVLR. The 38-espisode, 360-degree series is designed to give viewers a glimpse… Read more

Blend Media appoints former Google exec Matt Chaplin

Matt Chaplin

London-based 360˚ video specialist, Blend Media, has appointed former Google executive Matt Chaplin to the newly created role of chief revenue officer. Chaplin will be… Read more

Canal Digital adopts Android TV for next-generation service

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Telenor-owned Nordic pay TV provider Canal Digital is to develop a next-generation TV service based on the Android TV platform, joining the growing number of… Read more

YouTube updates Studio app

YouTube Studio

YouTube has renamed its Creator Studio app to YouTube Studio and is adding new features like the ability to schedule video uploads from mobile. YouTube… Read more

Google in new deal with rightsholders to combat piracy in France


Google has signed an agreement with French antipiracy group l’Association de Lutte Contre la Piraterie Audiovisuelle (ALPA) whereby YouTube will enable ALPA to identify potential… Read more

DTG: we are are moving to an all-IP world

Richard Lindsay-Davies

Linear TV is not dead but we are “definitely moving to an all-IP world”, according to Richard Lindsay-Davies, the CEO of UK industry body the… Read more

eMarketer: UK digital ad spend to reach £10.9bn this year


UK digital ad spend will reach £10.89 billion (€12.36 billion) by the end of 2017, up 11.0% year-on-year, according to eMarketer. Mobile continues to drive… Read more

YouSee launches Android TV app for multi-room and second-home viewing

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Danish cable and telecom operator TDC/YouSee has launched a YouSee Android app as a multi-room service for Danish homes with a YouSee set-top. The app… Read more