17 October 2019 | Volume 70 - Issue No: 77 Facebook Twitter YouTube YouTube

iWorld | OTT

Netflix's mobile-only plan in India exceeds expectations; to help invest more in content
Netflix has bounced back in its Q3 2019 financials by posting revenue of $5.245 billion, which was almost in line with analysts' prediction of $5.25 billion and was up by 31 per cent y-o-y. While the expected earnings per share were $1.04, Netflix boosted that by delivering $1.47. This is almost double the 89 cents that it had delivered a year ago.
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Television | TV Channels
&flix reduces Hollywood movie TV premiere window to three months
While the general time to bring a Hollywood movie to Indian TV screens has been nine to 12 months, &flix has changed that with its new deal with Sony Pictures Television. Now, viewers can catch their favourite movies within three months of launch.
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Television | TV Channels
News Broadcasting Standards Authority issues advisory on coverage of Ayodhya dispute verdict
While the Supreme Court ended the daily hearings of the Ayodhya dispute case on Wednesday, the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) has issued a special advisory for reporting of the sensitive issue.
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iWorld | OTT

Ali Hussein promoted to CEO at Eros Now
Ali Hussein has been elevated to the post of chief executive officer (CEO) at Eros Now, the digital arm of Eros International PLC. Hussein joined the organisation as chief operating officer in 2018.
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- Explained: Why the ICC and BCCI may be on a collision course
- BharatNet: Challenges on web highway
  Source: Indian Express
- INOX launches 11-screen Megaplex in Mumbai
- RIL can become first Indian firm to hit $200 bn m-cap in 24 months, says BofAML
- Deals Buzz: Subhash Chandra  scrambles  to retain Zee reins amid VTB's stake sale talks

Source: Livemint

- Tata Sky Starts Offering Reduced Pricing of Rs 12 per Month for Many Popular Channels
- Airtel Digital TV Subscription is Much Affordable, But Xstream Box Offers Versatility
  Source: Telecom Talk
- TRAI seeks stakeholders' views on reserve price for auction of FM Radio channels
  Source: ET
- DoT trying to get more spectrum in mid-bands for auction: Secy
  Source: TOI
- Stock corner: Reiterate 'buy' on Sun TV Network, target price of Rs 644
  Source: Financial Express
- Bored by Brexit? British TV starts Brexit-free news channel
  Source: Reuters
- Starz Warns Comcast Subscribers They May Lose Its Cable Channel
  Source: Bloomberg Quint
- FTII Alumni Condemn Institution's 'Antagonistic Attitude' Towards Students, Faculty
  Source: The Wire
  Netflix's growth slows as it braces for influx of competition
  Paul Dacre's position at Mail in doubt after attack on Geordie Greig

Source: The Guardian

  Streaming Shows Nearly Doubled in Last Year, Boosting Los Angeles TV Production
  Shonda Rhimes Inks Podcast Deal With iHeartMedia

Source: Variety


Tivo's CEO explains how the company 'fully embraces' streaming


The FCC has reportedly approved the T-Mobile-Sprint merger


Source: Techcrunch

  Starz Warns Comcast Subs Channels Could Go Dark
  SEMrush: Gabbard Draws Most Debate-Related Tweets

Source: Broadcasting Cable

  Synamedia sets ATSC 3.0 broadcast TV tech partnership with Triveni Digital
  Fox Nation sees high conversion rate from free trial to paid subs

Source: Fierce Video

  Commission places interim measures on Broadcom in TV chipset market
  Hrvatski Telekom faces record fine

Source: Broadband Tv News

  Brazil Conducts Its First 5G Broadcast Transmission

Source: Tv Technology

  FCC's Pai Likely Talking Spectrum on Hill Thursday
  Zuckerberg to Be Interviewed for Fox's 'Daily Briefing

Source: Multichannel



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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Vidnet 2019: Creators' Track: Redefining Storytelling with Technology
iWorld | OTT
ShemarooMe's platform design gets recognized at 'India's Best Design Awards 2019'
Television | TV Channels
Star World announces #TheBestBoss contest on World Boss Day
iWorld | OTT
Onsitego revamps its visual and corporate Brand Identity

Television | TV Channels

CNN-News18 curate special programming line-up for Assembly Elections 2019

Television | TV Channels

Network18 subscription revenue sees 43% YoY growth in Q2 FY20
Television | TV Channels
SPN's Neville Bastawalla on 'massification' of niche sports and Australian Open broadcast extension
Television | TV Channels
BARC week 40: Dangal most watched channel across genres
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