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3 December 2020 Volume 70 Issue No:29

Television | TV Channels

Do we need 24-hour news channels?  
The news television industry has been getting a lot of negative publicity these days, the prime reason being the inflammatory content they are airing. Not just viewers, but several advertisers and marketers have also highlighted their discontent with the journalism these channels are doing and some brands have already started pulling out their ad monies.  
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Television | TV Channels

'3 out of 10 brands are saying no to advertising on news channels'  
News channels have always been a big part of the media mix for any advertiser; they enjoy a sizeable share of eyeballs and have been known as a brand-safe space to be present on.  
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Television | TV Channels

TV channels have to innovate to survive OTT threat: Sony Sab's Neeraj Vyas  
As competition in the GEC space continues to intensify, Sony Sab has been consistently launching new shows to keep viewers engaged. The second GEC from Sony's stable, Sab TV maintains that it is the only dessert in a thali overflowing with saas-bahu sagas.  
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Television | Production House

20th TV & Touchstone merged under Disney TV restructure  
The shake-up in Walt Disney's upper echelons continues, after the company announced large-scale streamlining of its content creation and distribution into separate and distinct global units earlier this year.  
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Television | TV Channels

BARC India renames impressions to average minute audience (AMA)  
Keeping in line with global television measurement standards, BARC India will transition from using the term 'impressions' to 'average minute audience (AMA)', in cognisance with the technical committee.  
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iWorld | OTT

Studio Bodhi is newest entrant in regional OTT space  
Covid2019 has given a huge fillip to the OTT industry. There is a massive surge in the audiences on these platforms and viewers are consuming more content than ever, thus creating a huge requirement for fresh content.  
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iWorld | eNews

Lionsgate Play enters Indian streaming arena with SVoD model  
Another global player makes its official foray in India with the rollout of Lionsgate Play. After running on partnerships for more than a year, Lionsgate has now introduced its independent streaming service.  
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Press Releases
» &PriveHD brings award-winning Spielberg feature 'Lincoln'
» Prajwal PD and Anusha Hegde to enter 'Nagabhairavi'
» Popular Marathi actors come together for the launch of Zee Vajwa
» itel celebrates 6 crore customer milestone with Grand Digital Carnival
More News From Indian Television
22nd DigiCon6 Asia awards: India's Neeraja Raj bags Asia silver
At the 22nd DigiCon6 Asia Awards, which recognises and rewards talented creators throughout the region, India's Neeraja Raj bagged Asia silver for her submission - Meow or Never - in the category of best animated technique............................ Read More...
Mobile games are the next big advertising frontier: GreedyGame's Arpit Jain
Digital entertainment formats have become hugely popular across India, with the Covid2019 pandemic further accelerating the shift to online modes of pleasurable pastime. One of the prime beneficiaries has been the mobile gaming ecosystem................................... Read More...
Filmlance acquires TV rights to Karin Smirnoff's Jana Kippo trilogy
Banijay has announced that scripted label Filmlance will adapt for television the critically-acclaimed Jana Kippo trilogy, penned by Swedish author Karin Smirnoff........................... Read More...
More Indian Stories From Elsewhere
»   Streaming service Starz launches direct to consumer OTT App 'Lionsgate Play'
»   Japan's NTT weighs up to $19 billion bond offering for Docomo acquisition

Source: ETTelecom

»   Discovery Joins Streaming-Video Crowd With Reality-TV Focus
»   Fox News Is Holding More Cards Than Trump Realizes
    Source: Bloomberg Quint
»   Huawei and ZTE gain share in telecom network biz thanks to 5G in China
»   STL explains benefits of Celesta Ribbon optical fibre cable
    Source: Telecom Lead
»   OnePlus collaborates with American Express to provides offers on OnePlus products to Indian users
    Source: India Tv News
»   BARC India renames impressions to average minute audience (AMA)
    Source: Financial Express
»   Enabling the New Normal: Times Network announces 6th edition of Digital India Summit
    Source: Times Now News
    Sandeepa Dhar Opens Up About Censorship On OTT Content; Read
    Source: Republic World
    Airtel network outage in Kandivali hits customers; users vent anger on social media
    Source: Mumbai Mirror
More International Stories From Elsewhere
»   Strictly dropped us after we asked to be paid, say musicians
»   BBC turns down Tyson Fury's request to be removed from Spoty shortlist
    Source: The Guardian
»   Netflix Head of Consumer Research Zoe Friend Joins MarketCast
»   Discovery Eyes Market of 70 Million U.S. Subscribers for Discovery Plus Streaming Service
    Source: Variety
»   Amazon's Fire TV Cube adds support for two-way video calls via a connected TV
»   Twitter now supports hardware security keys for iPhones and Android
    Source: Techcrunch
»   Nexstar Stations Removed From Dish in 115 Markets
»   ESPN's Las Vegas Bowl Craps Out Due to COVID
    Source: Next Tv
»   Industry Voices - Dixon: 9 in 10 kids watch free ad-supported streaming TV, heavily influence family spending
    Source: Fierce Video
»   Weekly Cable Ratings: ESPN, Hallmark Dominate Thanksgiving Week Viewership
    Source: Multichannel News
»   Murdoch news channel receives Ofcom licence
»   National Theatre launches dedicated steaming service
    Source: Broadband Tv News
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