VPRO goes international with YouTube channels

VPRO World Stories

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO has published a selection of its programming to YouTube in a bid to reach international audiences.  VPRO said it had posted… Read more

Zodiak Kids brings YouTube shows to OTT platforms

The Ugly Duckling

Zodiak Kids has partnered with Future Today, a US based technology and distribution company, to bring its YouTube channels ZeeKay and ZeeKay Junior to distribution… Read more

YouTube launches new 180-degree VR format

YouTube VR 180

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki used an onstage interview at the Vidcon content creators event in the US last week to unveil a new partnership with… Read more

Tuning into millennial audiences: how TV providers can re-engage the cordless generation

Curt Marvis

Media companies have to tune in to the appeal of short-form videos to appeal to younger audience, says Curt Marvis, CEO and co-founder QYOU Media… Read more

Netflix, Facebook ‘face Thai ultimatum’

netflix THUMB

Digital giants Netflix, YouTube and Facebook must register with Thailand’s national telecoms register or face problems in the territory, officials have said. According to the… Read more

YouTube Red orders 9 Story kids series

YouTube Red

Subscription video service YouTube Red has ordered a live action kids series featuring YouTube star Colin Furze, a pair of scripted series and a competition… Read more

YouTube and BBC are dominant video apps on UK phones

carphone app map

YouTube and BBC iPlayer dominate the range of apps used by UK consumers to watch video on their smartphones, according to research carried out for… Read more

Ampere: Netflix use in Turkey stands at just 11%


Just 11% of Turkish internet users watched Netflix in the past month compared to a 13-country average of 24% of viewers, according to Ampere Analysis.… Read more

YouTube takes tougher stance on hateful, inappropriate content


YouTube has introduced new guidelines to take a tougher stance on hateful, demeaning and inappropriate comment. In a post on the YouTube Creator Blog, the… Read more

eMarketer: US virtual reality use to climb 110% this year


Virtual reality usage will grow by 110% in the US this year, but will not reach mass adoption “in the foreseeable future”, according to eMarketer.… Read more