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Kiliaen Van Rensselaer Leaving Fox Broadcasting to Launch Digital TV Studio
/ July 15, 2015 5:29 pm
Kiliaen Van Rensselaer Leaving Fox Broadcasting to Launch Digital TV Studio

Variety reports "L.A.-based Insurrection Media will be a “talent friendly” studio targeted to over-the-top video platforms as well as broadcast and cable networks internationally. Focus will be scripted, live-action comedy and drama projects with relatively low budgets, but Van Rensselaer said showrunners will have much more creative freedom than in traditional TV.". Read More

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Fox Streams to Chromecast
/ May 18, 2015 10:39 am
Fox Streams to Chromecast

Multichannel News reports, "Fox has added a new platform for its authenticated Fox Now app by going live on Google’s over-the-top streaming device, Chromecast. The news is part of an expansion of content available on Chromecast, with Google also announcing the launch of CBS content on the device Thursday.". Read More

Why New York Times’ Dreams of Dominance Are a Fantasy in a Digital World
/ March 12, 2015 11:50 am
Why New York Times’ Dreams of Dominance Are a Fantasy in a Digital World

Variety reports "The New York Times recently acknowledged that its media coverage is “in flux,” which betrays a gift for understatement. Not only did year-end buyouts claim some of its most experienced hands — including TV and advertising reporters Bill Carter and Stuart Elliott — but that was followed by the sudden death of columnist David Carr.". Read More

Vice Looks to Tighten Its TV Grip on Millennials
/ March 9, 2015 10:54 am
Vice Looks to Tighten Its TV Grip on Millennials

Broadcasting & Cable reports " Vice was reportedly in talks with Time Warner in 2014 about taking over floundering news network HLN—talks that stalled midyear." . Read More

Microsoft confirms merger of Lift London and Soho Productions
/ March 4, 2015 12:27 pm
Microsoft confirms merger of Lift London and Soho Productions

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Microsoft's Lift London studio, formed of over 60 people, has suffered several redundancies and will be merged with Microsoft's Soho Productions team, GamesIndustry.biz has been told, although how many have been made redundant remains uncertain. The information comes from several sources, but Microsoft has refused to comment on the situation.". Read More

TWC TV App Hits The Xbox One
/ March 4, 2015 12:27 pm
TWC TV App Hits The Xbox One

Multichannel News reports "Time Warner Cable has launched its authenticated video app, TWC TV, on the Xbox One, an addition that comes more than a year and a half after the MSO debuted the TV Everywhere app on the Xbox 360 as part of a "landmark" agreement between the MSO and Microsoft that was announced in June 2013." . Read More

NBC working on a subscription streaming comedy channel
/ March 4, 2015 12:27 pm
NBC working on a subscription streaming comedy channel

Mashable reports "Add NBCUniversal to the rapidly growing list of television content providers embracing Internet-based subscription services." . Read More

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