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Hispasat revenue up 4.2%

Hispasat revenue up 4.2%

Spanish satellite communications operator Hispasat reached in €228.9 million in total revenue in the 2016 business year, a 4.2 per cent increase on 2015. Revenue from space capacity has also…

BBC names Board appointments

The BBC has announced its appointments to the unitary Board which will replace the two-tier structure of the BBC Trust and the BBC’s Executive Board as the Corporation’s governing body…

Iger extends Disney contract again

Iger extends Disney contract again

Bob Iger will remain as CEO of The Walt Disney Company until July 2019 as the entertainment giant’s struggle to find a successor continues. It marks the third occasion Iger…

Media in the Middle East and why it matters

I’m writing this in Dubai while watching events back in London on 24-hour news channels. It gives you a certain perspective on both the media and my location. The Middle…

Netflix updates on HTML5 video

Describing it as “a huge milestone”, Netflix has confirmed in its Tech Blog that users of Firefox can now also enjoy Netflix on Linux. The move is part of the…

French to sell Eutelsat stake?

Reports in the French press suggest that the upcoming presidential elections will see the French State boost broadband infrastructure, and one way of funding the investment is by selling down…

Ofcom fines Plusnet

Plusnet, an ISP owned by BT, has been fined £880,000 (€1.021m) for wrongly billing more than 1,000 former customers. An investigation by regulator Ofcom found that the ISP broke a…

SpotX: “2016 a good growth year”

Video inventory management platform SpotX has released its full year 2016 growth figures, noting significant growth from its advanced ad serving and OTT video business streams. The Denver-based company, which…

Toca Boca axing SVoD app

Toca Boca axing SVoD app

Toca Boca has revealed it is closing down Toca TV, its US SVoD kids app, just 9 months after it launched. The video platform for kids, which features original content…

Vivendi sues Mediaset for defamation

Vivendi sues Mediaset for defamation

French media group Vivendi has filed a civil petition demanding damages from Italian broadcaster Mediaset and Berlusconi family holding company Fininvest. Vivendi is arguing that it was the victim of…