20 August 2019 | Volume 70 - Issue No: 28 Facebook Twitter YouTube YouTube
iWorld | Broadband
Jio Fiber impact on multiplex business to be limited; will boost OTT
After revolutionising the mobile data use in the country, telecom giant Jio is now ready to turn around the fortune for the broadband sector in India. Jio Fiber is not only merely providing high-speed internet connection but it is bundling a number of offers and features like access to premium OTT services and the concurrent release of movies.
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Television | TV Channels

BARC week 32: Kashmir, Article 370 abrogation pushes English news ratings up
Abrogation of Article 370 and the presentation and passage of The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019 in the parliament on 5 August and 6 August 2019 respectively was a big booster for news across all media.
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iWorld | OTT
Broadband subscriber growth improved in Jun-19
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) data for the month ended 30 June 2019 (Jun-19, month or period under review) reveals that broadband subscriber additions have improved. Jun-19 recorded the second-highest number of subscriber additions in a month in the calendar year (CY 19) until 30 June 2019 at 130.8 lakh.
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- Trai in talks to reduce international roaming charges
  Source: ET
- Vodafone Idea CEO Balesh Sharma steps down
  Source: ETTelecom
- Chandrayaan-2 set to reach Moon: Here's what happens after

Source: TOI

- Are Your Cable TV And DTH Subscriptions Set to Become More Affordable?
  Source: News18
- TRAI wants consumers to delete unwanted TV channels from their DTH plans, plans to reduce NCF region wise
  Source: India Today
- Apple Targets Apple TV+ Launch in November, Weighs $9.99 Price After Free Trial
  Source: Bloomberg Quint
- Disney streaming service to launch in Canada, Netherlands in November
  Source: Reuters
- Tata Sky now lets users check account balance and modify channel packs on WhatsApp
  Source: BGR
- Asianet Offering 200 Mbps Broadband Plan at Rs 499 Effectively
  Source: Telecom Talk
- Boxer Vijender Singh joins Network18's 'Swasth Immunised India' campaign
  Source: CNBNTV18
- TN Arasu Cable disconnects Sathiyam TV after debate on cporruption, pays fine
  Source: The News Minute
  The parents using Facebook groups to reclaim their murdered kids' legacies
  Ben Wheatley to direct zombie-pensioner TV satire on divided Britain

Source: The Guardian

  Former Venmo COO Mike Vaughan Joins Stem's Board
  Celeb Video-Shoutout Startup Cameo Hires Ex-TikTok Exec Stefan Heinrich Henriquez

Source: Variety

  Baidu beats estimates on strong video streaming growth
  Mammoth Media introduces Choose Your Own Adventure-style storytelling to its chat fiction app Yarn

Source: Techcrunch


Bakish Could Get $31.5M Pay as CEO of ViacomCBS


Telemundo Names Production Fellows


Source: Broadcasting Cable

  Roku launches 'Kids & Family' section on Roku Channel
  AT&T launches AT&T TV streaming service in 10 markets

Source: Fierce Video

  First international rollouts announced for Disney+
  Virgin Media and eir agree joint sports deal

Source: Broadband Tv News

  HBO Max Grabs Soderbergh Film Starring Streep

Source: Multichannel

  Three launches 5G home broadband

Source: Tvb Europe

Movies | Movies on mutiple platforms
Biopics & sports-based films help popularise sporting culture in India
"Sattar minute, sattar minute hai tumhare paas ... shayad tumhari zindagi ke sabse khaas sattar minute ... (Seventy minutes, seventy minutes is what you have ... may be the most important seventy minutes of your life..)".
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Movies | Hollywood
MNX announces 'King of Hollywood'
MNX, Hollywood's wild child, launches its biggest property 'King of Hollywood', starting December 17, 2018, Monday to Friday @9pm. MNX, the channel that resonates with the youth through its stylish, edgy, fast-paced, new-age, premium content has crafted the property, 'King of Hollywood' with an aim to find the biggest Hollywood movie buff of all time.
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Tele-Wise Tamil 2019: Fireside Chat with Siju Prabhakaran
iWorld | Social Media
Nikon creates personalized #NikonInstaBadge for its user community

MAM | Media and Advertising

ASICS announces the launch of their campaign 'Ten People, Ten Colors'
MAM | Media and Advertising

Dailyhunt launches fun, quirky new benefits campaign targeting youth

MAM | Marketing

Attractive deals and discounts galore at True Balance commerce platform to mark our 73rd Independence Day
Television | TV Channels
BARC week 32: Colors Bangla enters top five
Television | TV Channels
BARC week 32: SET bags third position in urban, Zee TV slips to fifth position
iWorld | Telecom
Vodafone Idea CEO Balesh Sharma resigns, Ravinder Takkar to take over
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