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Adobe to acquire Frame.io

Adobe to acquire Frame.io

Adobe has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Frame.io, a cloud-based video collaboration platform, in a transaction valued at $1.27 billion (€1.09bn). With over a million users across media…

Splendid Medien acquires maxdome

Splendid Medien acquires maxdome

Videociety, a subsidiary of Germany media company Splendid Medien, has reached an agreement with Joyn, the ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery joint venture, to acquire its maxdome VoD store. With the takeover,…

Vislink acquires Mobile Viewpoint for $18.3m

Vislink acquires Mobile Viewpoint for $18.3m

Content workflow specialist Vislink has closed on an $18.3 million (€15.5m) acquisition of mobile live streaming solutions provider Mobile Viewpoint. The deal is comprised of a €14.8 million stock purchase…

United Group to acquire Wind Hellas

United Group to acquire Wind Hellas

Southeast Europe—focused telecommunications services and media provider United Group has reached an agreement with Crystal Almond Holdings Limited to acquire Greek multiplay telco Wind Hellas, one of the country’s three…

Discovery plans Poland legal action

Discovery plans Poland legal action

Multichannel programmer Discovery has formally notified the Polish government that it will take legal action under the bilateral investment treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of…

NHL cashes in Disney streamer

The National Hockey League (NHL) has exercised its option to sell its 10 per cent shareholding in Disney Streaming Services, the interactive media and Internet company formerly known as BAMTech…

Poland ‘vote out’ Discovery

Poland ‘vote out’ Discovery

Poland’s lower house passed a controversial bill that could force Discovery to sell its controlling stake in TVN. The new law, if it reaches the statute book, could prevent companies…

Ergen: DirecTV/DISH merger “inevitable”

Ergen: DirecTV/DISH merger “inevitable”

Charlie Ergen, speaking to analysts on the DISH Network post-results analysts call, again touched on the prospects for a merger between DirecTV and Ergen’s DISH, saying a combination was “inevitable”.…

WarnerMedia to sell TMZ?

WarnerMedia to sell TMZ?

Tabloid entertainment publisher and broadcasting brand TMZ is reportedly being sold to Fox by AT&T. The move is yet another sign that AT&T/Warner is looking to divest itself of non-core…

MásMóvil sells Euskaltel TV unit

MásMóvil sells Euskaltel TV unit

MásMóvil, the fourth largest Spanish telco, has decided to sell the Euskaltel TV division to Agile Content for €32 million, soon after having completed its takeover of the Basque Country-based…

Community Fibre acquires Box Broadband

Community Fibre acquires Box Broadband

London-focused full fibre broadband provider Community Fibre has acquired a majority stake in Box Broadband, a Surrey-based full fibre network operator. The acquisition enables Community Fibre to continue to focus…

ITV invests in ismybillfair

ITV invests in ismybillfair

In the latest addition to its media for equity portfolio, UK commercial PSB ITV has concluded an investment in Nineteen21 Limited, which trades as ismybillfair.com. ismybillfair offers an online service…

Integral Ad Science acquires Publica

In a move that accelerates the next evolution of its publisher business and plans to build a global addressable CTV ad platform, digital media quality specialist Integral Ad Science has…

SpaceX to buy Swarm Tech.

SpaceX to buy Swarm Tech.

Swarm Technologies makes tiny cube-satellites. SpaceX has filed a request with the FCC to transfer all of Swarm satellite licences to SpaceX. The FCC application states that Swarm is being…

Funimation completes Crunchyroll acquisition

Funimation completes Crunchyroll acquisition

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T have confirmed that SPE has completed its acquisition of AT&T’s Crunchyroll anime business through Funimation Global Group. Funimation is a joint venture between SPE…

Synamedia acquires ContentArmor

Synamedia acquires ContentArmor

In a move that will strengthen its video security portfolio with edge and 5G watermarking, and marks its first such deal, video software provider Synamedia has acquired forensic watermarking solutions…