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Online comedy site gets funding boost and Virgin Atlantic deal

NextUp, the stand up comedy focussed online video on demand platform, has secured a new funding round along with a distribution deal with airline Virgin Atlantic.

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16/08/2017  |  Full story...

End of an era: Amazon shuts down Lovefilm DVD rentals in Europe

Amazon is to close its Lovefilm online DVD rental service, as the retail giant goes streaming-only to take on Netflix.

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15/08/2017  |  Full story...

Disney ditches Netflix to start own online streaming service

Media giant Walt Disney, owners of the Star wars and Marvel franchises, plans to start its own online streaming services in the US, ending its current deal with Netflix.

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10/08/2017  |  Full story...

Summer holiday season sparks download splurge on Amazon

Last weekend saw the biggest spike in Brits jetting off on their summer holidays, and holidaymakers are increasingly turning to downloaded content to keep themselves and their families entertained during long-haul flights, according top new research.

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07/08/2017  |  Full story...

Netflix beats expectations as overseas subscribers soar

Netflix now has more subscribers outside the US than in its home market, helping the online video service outstrip expectations for audience growth for the second quarter of 2017.

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18/07/2017  |  Full story...

End of an era: Psy's 'Gangnam Style' no longer top YouTube video

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' is no longer the most-watched video on YouTube, after spending five years in the top spot, according to official stats.

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12/07/2017  |  Full story...

Spotify music stars go "premium-only" in Universal deal

Spotify is to restrict some albums to paying subscribers for first time, as the music streaming service looks to be moving away from its traditional ad-funded content business model.

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05/04/2017  |  Full story...

Oscars 2017: Most viewed trailers on YouTube

Ahead of Sunday’s show, YouTube has created a special-edition YouTube Movie Trailers Leaderboard which ranks the top performing Best Picture nominee trailers, including both studio channels and popular aggregators.

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24/02/2017  |  Full story...

Ads at the Oscars: Which brands spend the most?

The Oscars’ are now most expensive TV buy after Super Bowl with number of commercials soaring, generating $115m in ad revenue, according to new research.

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23/02/2017  |  Full story...

Top 5 most engaging movies on Facebook in 2016

With 2017 underway, now is the perfect time to look back at the great films that made their mark on cinema history in 2016. We know which movies performed well on-screen, but what about on social media?

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27/01/2017  |  Full story...

“Rings” horror stunt terrifies late night TV shoppers (and gets 250m views)

To market the new horror movie "Rings," the makers Paramount scared the living daylights out of shoppers at an electronics store in White Plains, New York, becoming a massive social media success in the process.

25/01/2017  |  Full story...

Can social media predict the X Factor result?

With the X Factor Final set to take place this weekend and social media accurately predicting the results of the US election, Socialbakers has looked at all of the online chatter to predict who this year’s winner may be with Saara coming out on top as the “most loved” contestant, indicating she may be in line for the crown.

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09/12/2016  |  Full story...

Rogue One: 4 major brands to push latest Star Wars film

Lucasfilm announced today that they are teaming up with four well-known brands—O2, World Duty Free, Gillette and Kaspersky—for the launch of a UK and pan-European promotional campaign in support of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” opening in the UK on December 15.

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01/12/2016  |  Full story...

Amazon’s ‘The Grand Tour’ car show smashes streaming record on debut

The first episode Amazon’s ‘The Grand Tour’ featuring ex-BBC Top Gear presenters, has become the biggest show premiere on the firm’s streaming service.

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25/11/2016  |  Full story...

The Grand Tour: Clarkson, May and Hammond lend voices to Waze as show goes live

Amazon has premiered the first episode of 'The Grand Tour', the new show from former BBC Top Gear hosts, amid a host of new promotions including new voices for sat nav app Waze.


18/11/2016  |  Full story...

Cowabunga! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles chatbots on Kik

To promote the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, Paramount Pictures is jumping in on the chatbot craze with four bots on popular teen chat app Kik which allow users to chat with the comic book heroes.

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24/05/2016  |  Full story...

Snapchat spooks its users with mobile-first horror film

Snapchat users were treated to a movie with a difference last week, when made-for-mobile film 'Sickhouse' was broadcast in real-time snippets to the social media app.

09/05/2016  |  Full story...

The new journey of a TV show: How digital has transformed video content

Viewers are increasingly watching TV programmes on other screens with ‘delinearised’ and online TV consumption growing, according to a new global report from EurodataTV.


07/04/2016  |  Full story...

Facebook and Universal slammed for showing different trailers to ‘ethnic audience’

Universal Pictures has sparked criticism for showing alternate trailers of its NWA biopic ‘Straight Outta Compton’ to different Facebook audiences, based on ethnicity.

22/03/2016  |  Full story...

Snapchat dominates SXSW (and they weren't even there)

Many big digital players flocked to annual festival South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin Texas last week, but the most popular app Shapchat didn't even need an actual presence to dominate, according to new data.

21/03/2016  |  Full story...

PlayStation VR revealed... $200 cheaper than Oculus Rift

Sony has revealed that its virtual reality headset will cost $399, significantly cheaper than rivals Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.

16/03/2016  |  Full story...

Can big data correctly predict fourth Oscar winner in a row?

The company that's successfully predicted the Best Picture Oscar winner for the last 3 years – by analysing web surfing habits of people with similar demographics to Oscar voters – has released its 2016 prediction. And the winner is...

25/02/2016  |  Full story...

SoundCloud in trouble after $70m losses in two years

Soundcloud is facing financial turmoil after a news report revealed that the music streaming service lost of $70m over two years.

17/02/2016  |  Full story...

PewDiePie assembles YouTube stars for content talent network

YouTube's biggest star Felix Kjellberg, more famously known as PewDiePie, has launched his own talent network for online video creators.


15/01/2016  |  Full story...

Alton Towers to open virtual reality rollercoaster

UK theme park Alton Towers is opening a virtual reality rollercoaster dubbed Galactica, combines a physical ride with virtual reality.

12/01/2016  |  Full story...

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