VRV, the OTT service catering to “superfans” of anime, animation, comedy, horror, science and technology, have announced the addition of MUBI, an OTT channel featuring top-rated classic films, and the platform availablity of the previously announced science, history, nature, and tech documentary channel CuriosityStream.
The multichannel streaming service for niche genres, VRV, recently celebrated one year online. We talked to VRV GM Arlen Marmel who explained the origins of VRV to Next TV News.
We talked to Paul Martin, VP of Engagement, Media and Entertainment at Concurrent during NAB NY 2017, who gave us a background of the company, where and how it is deployed in the current industry, and how it's working to meet the needs of Next TV.
Didja, a technology company dedicated to augmenting the television experience in delightful ways, today announced the launch of LocalBTV, the first and only app to bring access to antenna TV programming to viewers in one seamless mobile experience.
In a blog post today, Vimeo, owned by IAC after a purchase in 2006, has announced that it has acquired New York City-based Livestream for an undisclosed sum.
Media aggregation firm FreeCast is announcing plans to create a new digital television ecosystem. By using low-cost web and over-the-air (OTA) distribution, the company intends to create a television platform that is expected to be more profitable and more accessible for content creators, advertisers, and viewers alike.
Apple has launched its first company-produced original TV series, "Planet of the Apps," on its Apple Music and iTunes platforms.
In this "Innovation in Broadcasting" session of the 2017 DTG in London, speakers examined the current state of the broadcast industry and discussed its evolution, while emphasizing that there's a long road ahead for traditional linear broadcasting.
Haystack TV announced it's expansion into local news and weather through partnerships with several major broadcast groups, adding the ability to stream local news and weather from 70 U.S. Markets, encompassing nearly 40 million households.