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Building the new digital content market - Exclusive Report

This MIPTV-MIPCOM exclusive report “Building the new digital content market” addresses the development of the global market for online video. Viacom …

Daniel Ravner: Broadcasters can’t be the only answer; post-MIPTV thoughts

Insight #1 – <b>No new formats</b><b>.</b> There was no definite hit this market, and the only trend emerging is a quiet acknowledgment that <b>we have a system in</b> …

MIPTV 2014 Deals Wrap: The Honourable Woman, Fargo & factual top the bill

Dynamic deal-making around completed shows, formats and coproductions, not to mention a few high-profile channel launches and corporate acquisitions, …

Fabien Loszach: How online pilots are changing the US TV landscape

Ambitious producers and audacious networks like HBO have changed the game for good over the course of the past 15 years: television series have now …

Simon Staffans: 5 must-see MIPCOM highlight sessions

October. The month of realising it’s definitely not summer anymore. The month of gearing up for a winter of creativity and productivity. And the …

MIPCOM Preview: 10 Shows on This Year's Hot List

Looking for a fun reality format or a quirky sitcom? Look elsewhere. Content creators around the globe have become obsessed with the hourlong drama …

What the Founders of Vice Media, Upworthy, and Aereo Have to Say About Media Innovation

The disruptors behind three of media's most fascinating companies talk about what they've learned and what's next.<p><i>Inc. named Aereo, the broadcast TV subscription service, and viral-media startup Upworthy among our Most Audacious Companies this year, their bold navigation through the opportunities</i> …

TheWrap's 2014 Innovators List: 11 Thought Leaders Who Are Changing Hollywood

For our second annual list, TheWrap picks the most dynamic, risk-taking, out-of-the-box figures remaking our industry<p>YouTube networks, Google Glass …

What's Behind Peter Chernin's Acquisition of YouTube Network Fullscreen

Chernin Group and AT&T's Otter Media are taking a majority stake in the company: "It's really the alignment of a long-term strategy," Fullscreen CEO …

Media's future: New dimension for movies, games, TV, social

In the past we sat on the couch to watch TV, drove to a theater to see a movie, picked up a controller to play a video game and opened up a specific …

Television of the future: Will cable become scrap metal?

Even in a world of self-driving cars where people download movies to wristwatches, most television of the future will still reach homes through cable …

LA: The Epicenter of Digital Media/Tech Innovation - VideoInk

<i>By</i> <b>Peter Csathy</b><p>Virtually every week — everywhere you look — investors are pouring boatloads of money into content-focused digital media and tech …

Entrepreneurship

Sharing the wealth on social TV

No more age limit! The New Establishment brings 30 Under 30 in a new direction, starting with media professionals.<p>Tory leadership hopefuls are …

Mobile Advertising

Korea, Australia sign co-pro agreement | News | Screen

Screen Australia and KOFIC, signing on behalf of the Korean Communications Commission (KCC), will put the Co-production Arrangement into place after …

Busan, China's Youku to Finance Rookie Filmmakers

The South Korean fest and Chinese online video giant will finance short films from emerging and experienced directors<p>The Busan International Film …

How Frustration Over Terrible TV Shows Helped Spark A Revolution In Hong Kong

Among the demands of the notably polite, youthful protesters who have been camping out on Hong Kong's streets are universal suffrage, the resignation of the Hong Kong's chief executive, and a more responsive government.<p>But another factor driving the protests appears to be pop culture. An …

Hong Kong

Why Bollywood’s biggest star approached a small YouTube channel for help

Why is Bollywood suddenly taking a shine to YouTube?<p>By partnering with boutique studios such as All India Bakchod and The Viral Fever, actors like Alia Bhatt and Shahrukh Khan are making early inroads into the rapidly growing audiences on YouTube and other online video networks.<p>A Google India …

Chelsea Handler ready to twist the talk show with her Netflix gig

Chelsea Handler won't be starting her talk show on Netflix until 2016.<p>But her fans won't have to wait that long to get a glimpse of what her new show might be like. Starting early next year, Handler will be doing a series of specials for the streaming service, where she can experiment with some …

Netflix spends $150 million on content recommendations every year

Netflix is employing 300 people to maintain and improve its content recommendations, and spending a total of $150 million dollar on recommending …

What if Yahoo or Alibaba bought Netflix? Brace yourself, it might just happen

For many, Netflix’s iconic red banner is a comforting and familiar invitation to affordable escapism. Thanks to the service’s hours upon hours of …

Can HBO Compete in an Unbundled World?

HBO will launch an online streaming subscription next year, and fans are understandably excited. As The Wall Street Journal put it, the company is embracing the inevitable: the unbundling of cable. But can HBO compete in a world without cable TV?<p>HBO will likely pick up short-term revenue from …