World’s first human rights TV channel launches in UK
IOHRTV aims "to put human rights into the front line of mainstream media”
BBC plans biggest investment in Scotland for 20 years
BBC Scotland will begin broadcasting in autumn 2018
Return to OZ: streaming media and the new creative class
During the Golden Age of Hollywood from the late 1920s to the early 1960s, the ‘Big Five’ motion picture studios hired creative professionals under...
French OTT offering signs major distribution deals
Molotov, created by Jean-David Blanc, founder of AlloCiné, and Pierre Lescure, founder of Canal+, has entered into OTT distribution agreements with a number of...
Digital to take majority share in UK consumer’s media time
The amount of time UK adults spend with digital devices and platforms continues to grow rapidly, with UK consumers spending an extra half hour...
Harmonic and Intelsat partner for UHD demo channel
Intelsat's Galaxy 13 satellite to deliver 2160p60 video content enabled by Harmonic's Spectrum server and Electra X3
ITV extends playout contract with Ericsson until 2024
Ericsson will continue to provide playout services for ITV’s portfolio of channels including ITV, ITV2, ITV3, ITV4, ITV HD, CITV and their associated regional...
How will Project Dovetail transform the broadcast industry?
With BARB (Broadcaster’s Audience Research Board) announcing that they will be publishing their TV Player report this September, what particularly interests us at TVPlayer...
Eurosport acquires Rugby League package for Setanta Sports Asia
Eurosport has secured the exclusive TV and digital rights from Sky for a selection of Rugby League properties to be broadcast on Discovery’s recently...
Endemol Shine UK takes controlling stake in Simon’s Cat
Endemol Shine UK has acquired a controlling share in animation company Simon’s Cat, founded in 2008 by illustrator, animator and director Simon Tofield
PerceptionTV adds regionalisation capability to multiscreen platform
IPTV technology specialist PerceptionTV has added a regionalisation version of its multiscreen IPTV/OTT platform allowing content providers, TV start-ups and aggregators to personalise the...
BT customers to witness ‘start of the zombie apocalypse’ with AMC launch
AMC will launch in the UK for the first time on 28 August exclusively to BT customers. The channel, from international TV network AMC...
AlloCiné and Canal+ founders launch Molotov in France
AlloCiné and Canal+ founders JeanDavid Blanc and Pierre Lescure (pictured, left to right), have teamed up to create Molotov, a service for the distribution...
Zee Network Europe celebrates 20 years with &TV launch
Zee Network Europe, the largest south Asian entertainment network celebrated the completion of 20 years of Zee TV in Europe this week with the...
Pixel Power: Dynamic Automated Graphics Generation
Dynamic Automated Graphics Generation, a white paper from Pixel Power is available now from NewBay Connect.
Rightster to manage Lehren Networks’ Bollywood channels
Rightster has joined forces with Indian film specialist Lehren Networks, to manage its 77-plus YouTube channels.
Antenne Réunion upgrades system with BCE solutions
Reunion island broadcasting group Antenne Réunion has replaced its channel management software with BCE’s broadcast solutions suite.