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CANCUN | INTERVIEW
Rede TV's Goals for MIPCancun
The Brazilian network's head of Acquisitions spoke to ttv at the event about his expectations and goals, and shared details about what the company is looking to acquire in Cancun. »
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INTERNATIONAL | ONLINE
Online Media to Surpass TV by 2018
A new study by PwC about the future of media spending predicts the industry is approaching a significant tipping point: in 2018, internet advertising will be poised to surpass TV advertising. How should the industry prepare for it? »
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US | STREAMING
Nielsen to Measure Digital Platforms
The audience measurer continues to adapt to new viewing habits, and is now adding streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon to its measurements. »
INTERNATIONAL | CASE STUDY
Discovery: Future of Advertising
Discovery Networks conducted a study with the Future Foundation in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa to determine what the future of advertising will be. Here are the main findings. »
INTERNATIONAL | INTERVIEW
Why Does Televisa Invest in Formats?
Eduardo Clemesha spoke to ttv and shared the reasons why a company with 50 years of successful business distributing telenovelas is now investing in entertainment formats as well. »
INTERNATIONAL | EXECUTIVES
Henrik Pabst to lead Red Arrow International
The executive will to take on sole Managing Director position, effective immediately. Current Co-MD Irina Ignatiew-Lemke will depart at the end of November at her own request. »
CANADA | CONTENT
Tricon to Conquer the Kids' Market
Offering everything from realities, lifestyle shows, scripted series and animation; Canadian company Tricon Films and Television is now determined to focus its efforts on kids' content. "We'll become an important player in the genre," said its CEO. »

Tech
INTERNATIONAL | EXPANSION
Netflix to Reach Australia and New Zealand in 2015
The online streaming platform confirmed the rumors and announced it will disembark in Australia and New Zealand in March of 2015. Asia will come after that. »
Distribution
EUROPE | DISTRIBUTION
PGS Hits Distribution Landmark for Animated Series
The international brand manager has several deals in play for Italy, Belgium and Portugal, among others, for the new animated series Alvinn!!! and the Chipmunks. »




HBO to Adapt Westworld
Tech
| STREAMING
Netflix Mixes up Viewing Experience
All Hail King Julien, the original animation produced by DreamWorks Animations will be released in chapters, repeating the experience set by Turbo Fast and setting itself apart from the "binge" experience that other Netflix productions are f »
Tech
US | TECH
A New and Improved Chromecast
Mario Querioz, Google's vice-president of product management has confirmed the company is to launch a new version of its most popular HDMI media streaming device, the Chromecast. This will allow users to achieve an enhanced experience. »

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

Marvel Studios accomplished the impossible: to take its superheroes to the big screen in a shared universe. With one hit after another, the company revealed its movie lineup for the next four years. »






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Executives
Planet Nemo Sets its Sights on Latin America

The French production and distribution company seeks to tighten the bond with the Latin continent through co-productions, a strate... »
Broadcast
The Stories Behind the Stories

Each day, thousands of Brazilian families tune in to TV Globo´s telenovelas. What is it that makes them so popular? Screenwri... »
Distribution
Tokyo Broadcasting System: from East to West

Days ahead of the new Asia TV Forum (ATF), ttv spoke to Naoko Yoshida, director of International Program Sales and Media Bu... »
Satellites
Satellite Operators Bet on Africa

Extremely diverse in terms of infrastructure and service development, the continent´s pay TV market is growing steadily, prov... »
Executives

A Collaboration-Based Future

MDA Singapore´s Yeo Chun Cheng offers a thorough insight on the country´s "vibrant and dynamic TV sector," focusing on its opportunities as a partner for international co-production projects.»

Distribution »
Toei Animation and Sanrio GmbH Form Partnership
BBC One Commissions The A Word
PGS Hits Distribution Landmark for Animated Series
Production »
Zodiak Rights, Stirling Television Sign First-Look Deal
HBO to Adapt Westworld
Braunschlag Will Have a US Remake
Pay TV »
Fox Could not Have its Utopia
AMC Buys Into BBC America
A+E Networks to Replace BIO with FYI in Asia
Advertising »
Online Media to Surpass TV by 2018
Nielsen Online Campaign Ratings Reach Brazil
Today's TV Advertising Limbo
Events»
Greatness in Simplicity
Natpe Announces a Robust Lineup of Speakers
An Active Market in Johannesburg
New Media »
YouTube Announces Music Key
Amazon To Debut New Pilot Wave
OTT and Tablets Mirror Ad Viewing on TV
Coverages »
Discovery: Future of Advertising
Five Lessons from the 19th European TV Symposium
Facial Tracking and Neuroscience, BBC's Secrets
Tech »
Nielsen to Measure Digital Platforms
Netflix to Reach Australia and New Zealand in 2015
Corus Entertainment Announces New Apps
Free TV »
Bad Year for Comedies: CBS cancells The Millers
Nielsen: "We Need New Ratings Standards"
Out of Home Viewing Matters
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