Archive for category: video

Golden Globes Ratings on NBC Down Vs. Last Year, Still Strong
/ January 13, 2015 8:48 am
Golden Globes Ratings on NBC Down Vs. Last Year, Still Strong

Variety reports "After soaring to its largest audience in a decade last year, the Golden Globes on NBC cooled off a bit in the ratings this time around. Nielsen was expected to release total-viewer and demo estimates for Sunday’s primetime telecast later Monday, but in the overnights the show earned a 12.6 household rating/19 share — down 11% from last year’s 14.1 and about on par with 2013.". Read More

‘The Throwaways’, Crackle’s Cyberattack Movie Delayed By Sony Hack, Gets New Premiere Date
/ January 13, 2015 8:48 am
‘The Throwaways’, Crackle’s Cyberattack Movie Delayed By Sony Hack, Gets New Premiere Date

Deadline reports "Originally slated to debut Dec. 19, the release of Crackle’s original movie The Throwaways was put on hold because of the massive hack attack on parent Sony Pictures Entertainment." . Read More

Whistle Sports Raises Another $28M
/ January 13, 2015 8:48 am
Whistle Sports Raises Another $28M

Multichannel News reports "Whistle Sports, a multichannel sports-programming aggregator, said today it has raised $28 million in Series B financing from entities including Liberty Global and Sky Broadcasting." . Read More

ESPN Is Airing the College Football Championship in 12 Different Ways
/ January 13, 2015 8:48 am
ESPN Is Airing the College Football Championship in 12 Different Ways

Adweek reports "If you're tuning in to the College Football Championship game between University of Oregon and Ohio State tonight, ESPN wants to give you some options. For the second year, the network is offering "Megacast," a collection of 12 ways to watch the game across its platforms." . Read More

Amazon, ‘Transparent’ Make History at Golden Globes
/ January 12, 2015 8:51 am
Amazon, ‘Transparent’ Make History at Golden Globes

Variety reports "Amazon proved itself a major player in the television field when its original program “Transparent” won the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy and star Jeffrey Tambor won best actor.". Read More

Uber teams with 20th Century Fox for free rides to the movies in 50 cities
/ January 12, 2015 8:51 am
Uber teams with 20th Century Fox for free rides to the movies in 50 cities

Mashable reports "Kingsman: The Secret Service and 20th Century Fox are the first to partner with the ride-hailing service for a 50-city screening of the spy thriller that includes a ticket, a free ride to see the film a month ahead of release, and other perks like a shot at a special entrance to the New York premiere.". Read More

What native video means for Twitter — and its users
/ January 12, 2015 8:51 am
What native video means for Twitter — and its users

Digiday reports "Get ready to see a lot more video on Twitter. The platform intends to unveil its native video product in the coming weeks, according to a recent report from Recode. Another report from AdAge detailed advertiser-specific video features that the social network has teased in discussions with brands and agencies, including autoplay ad previews and a pay-per-click model.". Read More

Get Adobe Flash player