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US | NEW MEDIA
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
While traditional TV viewing is decreasing and digital media consumers are growing in numbers and age, new platforms are also increasing the amount of time people spend using entertainment media, according to Nielsen. »
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US | RANKING
Gotham, Critics' Most Awaited Premiere
The Television Critics Association (TCA) highlighted Gotham as the most promising premiere of the new season, followed by The CW's adaptation of Venezuelan telenovela Juana la virgen. »
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US | PRESENTATION
New iPhone and Apple Watch
US giant Apple presented its new products: two new iPhones, number 6 and 6 plus, a wristwatch with apps and the new payment system Apple Pay. »
UK | AUDIENCES
Original, Exclusive Series Boost Amazon
Online giant Amazon revealed its investments in original series and exclusive content has led to a 70% increase in viewings for its platform Prime Instant Video in the UK. »
INTERNATIONAL | STUDY
From a Massive to Personal
Although the future of television is still uncertain, the renowned think tank IDATE institute says the key will be individualized viewing. Analysts predict three possible scenarios. »
INTERNATIONAL | CASE STUDY
Pirates Feel the "Emmy Effect"
On average, illegal downloads of Emmy-nominated shows rose 340% following the awards show. Breaking Bad was the show that grew the most. »
US | HOLLYWOOD
Cold Summer at US Box Office
The summer box office in the US grossed 15% less than in 2013, reaching its lowest point since 2006. In addition, no films surpassed the US$ 300 million barrier, which hadn't happened for 13 years. »

Distribution
US | DISTRIBUTION
Viacom and Sony Reach Online Distribution Deal
The deal marks a major programming agreement for Sony's forthcoming cloud-based TV service in the US, which will include twenty-two Viacom networks, including Comedy Central, MTV, Spike, Vh1 and Nickelodeon. »
Distribution
INTERNATIONAL | KIDS & TEENS
LMI to Represent Purple Turtle in UK and EIRE
The company will now be handling the publishing and licensing for Purple Turtle in the regions. Since 2012, Purple Turtle books have been published in over a dozen territories, and an animated series is currently in production. »




9 Story's Fugget About It Lands New Licensees
Events
CANNES | MIPCOM 2014
Ted Sarandos to Keynote at Mipcom
Netflix's Chief Content Officer will give a keynote address as part of Mipcom's Media Mastermind Keynote Series. The interview will be conducted by Eric Scherer, Director Future Media, France Televisions, on Tuesday, October 14. »
Tech
INERNATIONAL | PREVIEW
Netflix Sees Original Production for Germany
A few days before its launch in Germany and five other countries in Europe, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings shared plans to develop an original production in German. »

Frozen Enters All-Time Top 5

After another week at number one in Japan, Disney's Frozen has surpassed the Iron Man 3 to become the fifth-highest grossing film of all time, with US$1.219 billion worldwide. »






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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.»

Reports
REPORTS

Distribution »
Viacom and Sony Reach Online Distribution Deal
9 Story's Fugget About It Lands New Licensees
LMI to Represent Purple Turtle in UK and EIRE
Production »
A+E Acquires 10% Stake in Vice
California Offers Million-Dollar Cuts to Promote Production
Netflix Confirms Original Production for France
Pay TV »
A+E Networks to Replace BIO with FYI in Asia
The Restless Giant
Grupo Clarin Closes Deal for Seven Pay TV Channels
Advertising »
Nielsen Online Campaign Ratings Reach Brazil
Today's TV Advertising Limbo
Ads On TV Now Almost as Buzz-worthy as Shows
Events»
Ted Sarandos to Keynote at Mipcom
Reed Midem Launches MIP Cancun
Industry Luminaries at MIPAcademy
New Media »
Amazon To Debut New Pilot Wave
OTT and Tablets Mirror Ad Viewing on TV
Univision Unveils Bilingual Digital Network
Coverages »
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Gotham, Critics' Most Awaited Premiere
From a Massive to Personal
Tech »
New iPhone and Apple Watch
Netflix Sees Original Production for Germany
Original, Exclusive Series Boost Amazon
Free TV »
TiVo Launches DVR for Cord-Cutters
The Curious Case of Portugal
Univision Leads US Primetime
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