A digest of the top business technology news stories from the past week, beginning with the news Snap Ireland is expanding its digital marketing services through the… [Read more on SiliconRepublic]
Germany’s WDR Media Group, an affiliate of public broadcaster ARD, is looking to revive plans to launch a VoD platform, after regulators blocked…
…[Read more on Digital TV Europe]
Connected TV has an exciting future as an extension of linear TV and online video. Although there are hurdles, marketers must find ways around them in order to drive more client success.
Connected TV is all… [Read more on ClicZ]
(Jeff Neumann, The Denver Post)
Cars are living rooms; phones are TVs. Streaming has become mainstream. And binge-watchers’ insomnia is a thing. Don’t look now, but in the entertainment sphere, revolution is the new normal. Freedom of choice is creating… [Read more on The Denver Post]
This week Netflix made several announcements regarding their streaming properties that will forever change the shape of video content consumption.
Netflix’s announcement that they had increased their subscriber base this quarter by… [Read more on The Fiscal Times]
Wholesome entertainment is now available everywhere on iPads to personal computers with a new video on demand service called Iamflix.com. The entertainment platform was… [Read more on Digital Journal]
Kim Dotcom, ancien directeur de Megaupload, au lancement de son nouveau service Mega en janvier 2013. Crédits photo : Richard Robinson/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Nombreux sont ceux qui veulent passer de l’Internet de l’ombre à celui de Wall Street. Un parcours semé d’embûches durant lequel beaucoup…
…[Lire la suite sur Le Figaro]
Joel McHalem from left, Gillian Jacobs and Jim Rash attend the “Community” panel on Day 1 of Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 24, 2014, in San Diego. INVISION — Photo by Tonya Wise
SAN DIEGO — Just because “Community” is going online to Yahoo doesn’t mean it’s in for a lot of changes.
In fact, creator Dan Harmon says he has… [Read more on The Fresno Bee]
Le logo de BSkyB devant le siège de l’entreprise à Londres, le 3 mars 2011 | Ben Stansall
Le groupe britannique de télévision BSkyB va racheter les parts de 21st Century Fox, la société de Rupert Murdoch, dans les bouquets Sky Italia et Sky Deutschland afin de… [Lire la suite sur Le Parisien]
Noah Hawley (left) and Warren Littlefield, executive producers of the FX series Fargo, speak at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour. Image credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images
The voice came from over my shoulder, a shouted greeting in a room crowded with journalists, publicists, network executives, producers and stars.
I tuned to see David Boreanaz, star of the Fox TV show Bones, calling out to me like… [Read more on NPR]
Leading online entertainment media guide Rabbit TV today announced that it is prepared to pay NBC, CBS, ABC and FOX the same $5 monthly per-subscriber retransmission fee paid by…
…[Read more on Broadway World]
Going to the movies is far from a dead pastime, but according to recent reports, online video-streaming revenues are expected to… [Read more on WCPO]
Mobile video apps continue to come to the forefront, with a new report by The Diffusion Group (TDG) finding that 49 percent of U.S. adults who have… [Read more on FierceOnlineVideo]
YouTube recently embarked on a new round of discussions with Hollywood and independent producers to fund premium content. A move no doubt inspired by… [Read more on The Huffington Post]
Series An Offshoot Of ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has again partnered with OTT service Crackle to develop a series of vignettes tied to… [Read more on MultiChannel]
Netflix’s winding path to launch in France has taken a new turn, with the SVoD service signing an agreement that guarantees…
…[Read more on Digital TV Europe]
Photograph by Talia Herman for Bloomberg Businessweek
Ken Florance wasn’t born in Northern California, but his biography reads like a CliffsNotes version of the area’s countercultural history. He dropped out of school and, in between… [Read more on BusinessWeek]
The Weinstein Company Snowpiercer became available on video on demand services just two weeks after it was released in theaters.
In a 1987 interview with Omni Magazine, film critic Roger Ebert prophesied that in the not-too-distant future we “will have high-definition, wide-screen television sets and a push-button dialing… [Read more on Tampa Bay Times]
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Netflix et sa forte croissance sur le marché américain a soulevé de nombreux débats autour des questions d’interconnexion entre opérateurs et fournisseur…
…[Lire la suite sur ZDNet]
One of the things I like about binge watching TV shows on Netflix is that I don’t have to do anything to launch the next episode when the one I am currently watching ends. This feature is known as… [Read more on Übergizmo]
Netflix is set to launch in France this September. Photo: Jason Merritt/AFP
American video streaming service Netflix has announced it is coming to France in September and has promised to invest in French society. Rumours are still flying around online about…
…[Read more on The Local]
Les auteurs compositeurs seront rétribués pour… [Lire la suite sur le Journal Du Net]
Netflix’s relationship with Virgin has been a “nice positive”, though “not transformative”, to its overall performance in the UK to date, according to… [Read more on Broadband TV News]
You may soon be able to get a Netflix subscription at your neighborhood grocery store.
The streaming video service announced… [Read more on The Huffington Post]
Heading into earnings on July 21, some investors holding shares of Netflix might be wondering what to do with the streaming service. Is now a prime opportunity to… [Read more on The Motley Fool]
Netflix isn’t worried that the large number of competing late night talk shows will hurt its own show with… [Read more on VentureBeat]
DIRECTV Nick Jonas stars as an MMA fighter in the new DirecTV drama Kingdom.
DirecTV, Hulu, Crackle, Netflix, Amazon and AOL are all vying with broadcast and cable networks for your attention
Chris Long had never seen the popular television drama Downton Abbey until his… [Read more on The Star]