Gianluca Visalli

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US video streaming shows first signs of saturation but Ultra HD on the rise | Media Analysis | Business

Research from Strategy Analytics has succinctly described the ascendency of streaming video in the US while noting that Ultra HD is indeed the next …

La Liga, Mediapro target 2BN YouTube viewers | Online Video

Through a new agreement for the international online rights of Spain's Copa del Rey, La Liga and Mediapro aim to hit two billion viewers on …

Former ‘Top Gear’ Hosts to Launch New Auto Series for Amazon Prime

By<p>Shalini Ramachandran<p>The controversial ex-hosts of the long-running British television show “Top Gear” are headed to Amazon.com Inc.’s Prime Instant Video service to create a new automotive series, people familiar with the matter said.<p>Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have been …

Top Gear

YouTube Unveils Dedicated New Gaming Site, App For Videos, Live Streaming

<b>YouTube</b> is making a big move into the gaming arena. Google’s online video site announced a brand-new <b>YouTube Gaming</b> site and app dedicated solely to …

Canal+ inks on-demand contract with Disney France | VOD

Canal+ Group's streaming service, CANALPLAY, has inked an agreement with Disney France to launch Maker On Demand.<p>The new product offering from Maker …

Strong growth in first Netflix international markets – Kagan

While Netflix’s international business is yet to turn a profit, SNL Kagan sees strong growth, according to calculations made by the analyst.<p>At the …

Netflix’s Pursuit of TV Domination Has a New Step: Ownership

For most of its rapid ascent of the TV business, Netflix Inc. has rented shows. Now it wants to own them.<p>Like a major Hollywood studio or competitor …

OTT TV Market to increase fourfold

Subscriptions from OTT TV providers such as Netflix and Amazon Prime will generate $31.6 billion by 2019, up from just under $8 billion in 2014, …

Facebook’s 10-Year Plan To Become The Matrix

Facebook doesn’t want to live in your analog world. It wants you to move farther into its digital one.<p>In 10 years, Facebook would like anyone, anywhere, to be able to strap on a virtual reality headset and share moments with friends and family across the world. It’s the vision of a digital utopia …

ITV Online growing, but difficult to measure

ITV says that Online, Pay & Interactive is playing an increasingly important part in its business as a 30% increase grew the division to £153 million …

Stand-Alone TV Services: More Choices, Better Prices, Lots Of Confusion

NBC continues to join the increasingly confusing array of cloud-based, stand-alone, Web-based TV services, with one featuring comedy shows and …

Hollywood should be very afraid of Popcorn Time, the “Netflix for piracy”

In January Netflix, the online video streaming site, used its quarterly letter to shareholders (pdf) to take aim at a rival. Not premium pay TV channel HBO, with which it is locked in an increasingly bitter battle for the best shows and movies; nor cable provider Comcast, with which it has …

2014: anno di transizione per gli investimenti pubblicitari

Il mercato degli investimenti pubblicitari nel 2014 chiude a -2,5%, in perdita di 158 milioni rispetto al 2013 che si era chiuso a -12,3% rispetto …

YouTube readies kids’ mobile video app for Android | Media Investment | Business

Online video giant YouTube is about to launch a mobile video service dedicated for kids.<p>As a Google-owned property, the YouTube Kids service, set to …

Freeview preps for connected TV play with rebrand | DTT

The Freeview DTT service has undergone a major rebrand in preparation for a new product launch that will see the introduction of Freeview Play, a …

Televisions

Streaming steaming on in Nordic countries | Online Video

Traditional linear TV is constantly losing ground to online video on-demand (VOD) services according to the latest Arkena Nordic Video Index …

Streaming

BBC launches new range of iPlayer-exclusive programming | VOD

With BBC Three’s expected demise soon to come, online is more important than ever for the UK state broadcaster and the BBC has revealed a new range …

London Fashion Week

Netflix plans 20 original series per year | VOD

Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos revealed that the streaming giant is planning to create and launch "around 20″ original scripted series …

Arrested Development

VOD service Chili launches in Austria

Italian video-on-demand (VOD) provider Chili has launched a local service in Austria.<p>The online video library available to Austrian internet users …

Video on Demand

Movies drive the online video market

Short-form video has a strong future but TV and Movies drive the online video market, according to ABI Research.<p>User-generated content (UGC) or more …

User Generated Content

NBC experiments with live mobile video via Breaking News

On Wednesday afternoon, NBC’s Breaking News app offered users the option to watch live video of two dexterous climbers scale the notoriously …

NBCU Using Data to Raise Value of TV Commercials

0<p>SHARES<p>Taking aim at its digital competition, NBCUniversal says it can use data to find commercials within its broadcast and cable inventory that …

Advertising

Amazon joins Netflix in raising the TV stakes

TV is not in Kansas anymore. Just like Dorothy, Hollywood has found itself in a magical new land. The industry's warm embrace of subscription video services is being driven by several factors: technology, money, creative freedom and critical acclaim.<p>During the last two years, two technology …

Twitch trasmetterà film prodotti da Devolver Digital

Devolver Digital ha stretto un accordo con Twitch per portare sei film sulla piattaforma di streaming video, con la prima trasmissione prevista per …

CEO Leslie Moonves Explains CBS’ Streaming Strategy: “I Don’t Care Where You Watch Our Shows”

New technology may be the focus of the Consumer Electronics Show, but CBS President and CEO Leslie Moonves argued on-stage today that tech may not be changing his business as much as you might think.<p>“At the end of the day, you still have to tell good stories,” he said during an interview with …

Tv in Italia, nel 2015 lo streaming farà la differenza

Partita aperta sullo <b>streaming</b> per il mercato televisivo italiano. Il 2015 appena iniziato segnerà un colpo d’accelerata grazie all’accresciuta …

Netflix to recommend smart TVs

Netflix is launching its <i>Netflix Recommended TV</i> programme, an independent smart TV evaluation programme to help consumers identify televisions built …

LG Electronics

Comcast launches 4K UHD Xfinity app for Samsung TVs | 4K/UltraHD

Comcast has launched Xfinity in UHD, a 4K Ultra HD app for compatible Samsung TVs.<p>Debuting with full current seasons of TV shows from NBC and USA …

4K Ultra HD