RTS launches 2017 bursary scheme

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The Royal Television Society (RTS) has launched its undergraduate bursary schemes for 2017, investing over £75,000 to support UK students from lower income backgrounds. The… Read more

Social media platforms hail age of vertical videos

Patrick Walker

Content is increasingly being tailored for mobile devices, which are fast becoming the primary devices for viewing online video, according to executives from the leading… Read more

YouTube, Twitter, Facebook: more live video but no plans to commission content

Stephen Nuttall

YouTube and Twitter plan to bring more live video to their respective platform, but neither has plans to commission their own content on the model… Read more

RTS names Craft & Design winners

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The UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the winners of the RTS Craft & Design Awards 2016. BBC One drama, The Night Manager picked… Read more

Virgin Media boss Mockridge to chair RTS

Tom Mockridge

Pay TV veteran Tom Mockridge will chair the Royal Television Society board of trustees, replacing the outgoing John Hardie. The RTS said it is also… Read more

RTS unveils Craft & Design Awards nominations

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The UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the RTS Craft & Design Awards 2016 In Partnership With Blackmagic Design. The Awards… Read more

Time-shifted reality: 360° content opportunities and challenges

Ken Blakeslee

Ken Blakeslee, chairman of WebMobility Ventures and conference chair of AR and VR World, discusses the evolution of ‘time-shifted reality’ and the opportunities it presents.… Read more

RTS names bursary winners

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The UK’s Royal Television Society (RTS) has named the winners of its 2016 undergraduate bursaries scheme, designed to widen participation in media and related industries… Read more

TV executives outline Brexit priorities

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Ensuring continued freedom of movement within the European Union is the main Brexit priority for UK TV execs polled at the Royal Television Society London… Read more

UK Culture Secretary: TV one of UK’s greatest successes

Matt Hancock

The UK’s new culture secretary, Matt Hancock, praised TV as “one of the UK’s greatest success stories”. Speaking at the RTS London Conference yesterday, Hancock… Read more