Sky Deutschland unveils OTT service (Advanced Television)

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Pay-TV platform Sky Deutschland has launched what it describes as a new, easy, and flexible way to experience its content, at home or on the go. For the first time, the new, standalone online TV service Sky Online makes it possible for… [Read more on Advanced Television]

Rupert Murdoch urges media firms to unite to fight Amazon and Netflix (The Guardian)

Rupert Murdoch speaks at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

21st Century Fox chairman says industry is ‘on the same page’ about need to come up with serious competitor to streaming video giants

The media industry needs its own competitor to online streaming giants Amazon and Netflix, Rupert Murdoch told a technology conference on Wednesday.

“As an industry, we need a competitor – a serious competitor – to… [Read more on The Guardian]

Spideo : la recommandation de VOD concurrente de Netflix (Metronews)

Capture d'écran Spideo

Capture d’écran Spideo

TECHNOLOGIES – Dans le cadre des Grands Prix de l’innovation de la ville de Paris, metronews vous propose de découvrir certains des projets sélectionnés. Aujourd’hui, zoom sur Spideo, une solution de recherche et de recommandation que vous utilisez certainement sur votre service de vidéo à la demande sans forcément le savoir…

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Here’s Why Hollywood Honcho Harvey Weinstein Says Netflix Is ‘Winning’ (Business Insider)

Harvey Weinstein, left, with Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos.

Earlier this month, it was announced that the “Crouching TigerHidden Dragon” sequel would be released simultaneously in Imax theaters and on Netflix.

The announcement regarding the… [Read more on Business Insider]