Turner EMEA has promoted The Amazing World of Gumball producer, Sarah Fell, to director of original series, Kids EMEA.
Vestel has launched the first TVs which allow consumers to access premium pay TV services directly through their TVs without the need for a separate set-top box, CI CAM or any other external device.
US research firm Nielsen reports that as of May 2018, more than 14% of all US TV households (or 16 million homes) have “over-the-air” (OTA) TV status, and that number is on the rise.
The Court of Rome has ordered Vimeo to pay €8.5 million to RTI, a Mediaset group company, for the publication and non-removal of videos from copyrighted TV programmes.
Intelsat announced that its CFO, Jacques Kerrest, plans to retire.
With already 350 exhibitor registrations, the success of the last years ANGA COM continues. With 500 exhibitors and 21,700 participants, ANGA COM grew by 10 respectively 12 percent in 2018.
The usage figures for the Dutch online OTT platform NLZiet show that online viewing time on a regular TV screen increased by 30% in 2018.
NBCUniversal will launch its own streaming OTT service in 2020. the new service will also be available in Europe.
Luxemburg-based Broadcasting Center Europe (BCE) has fully acquired Freecaster, an online video service provider specialised in production and streaming of content.
Turner has appointed Riccardo Donato as VP of Commercial Development for the UK and Nordics.