Advanced Television


DistroTV adds new channels

DistroTV is a natural extension to DistroScale’s expertise in video platforms and advertising space. DistroTV provides brands the opportunity to build a direct-to-consumer relationship with DistroScale and its network partners. Since its launch in 2019, DistroTV has taken note and delivered on the demand for growth concerning its breadth of content and global audience figures. […]

May 26, 2021

Rakuten TV adds 90 AVoD channels

Rakuten TV has announced the expansion of its AVoD offering with the launch of more than 90 free linear channels in 42 European markets. The line-up will vary in each territory, comprising a variety of categories, including Movies, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Music, Sports, News, TV Shows and Kids. The offer will bring together top global brands, […]

April 27, 2021

Bank: “ESL bad news for broadcasters”

The world of football was thrown into turmoil by the announcement of a European Super League, and according to an investment bank report, could be “negative” for Europe’s broadcasters. The bank, Exane/BNPP, says the creation of the Super League – if it happens – could herald the sport’s biggest shakeup in decades and make elite […]

April 20, 2021

Report: 5G set for 2021 investment boom

5G is entering the third year of an anticipated 10- to 15-year technology cycle with the wind in its sails, according to a study conducted by Bloomberg Intelligence (BI). As 5G plays an ever more influential role in communications, the survey reveals growing optimism within the investment community about the technology’s potential, with a consensus […]

April 1, 2021

Bloomberg Quicktake’s live stream reaches 7.4m viewers

Bloomberg Quicktake’s live stream channel reached 7.4 million average monthly viewers over its first three full months (December 2020 through February 2020), since launching on on November 9th last year. The OTT network reports that it also had 56 million average monthly viewers of its on demand videos across social platforms over the same time […]

March 25, 2021

Haystack News adds Bloomberg TV, Quicktake

Haystack News, an ad-supported streaming service that lets US viewers watch news from nearly 350 local, national and world TV news channels, has expanded its content agreement with Bloomberg Media to add Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Quicktake to its recently launched portfolio of live viewing options. Haystack News now features 18 live streaming channels with […]

February 11, 2021

NewsPlayer+ goes live in UK

NewsPlayer+ has launched in the UK, just in time to give viewers an opportunity to watch global perspectives on the US Presidential Inauguration across 15 channels via its new one-stop streaming destination. NewsPlayer+ brings a range of premium English-language news brands together, live and around the clock, offering seamless navigation across diverse international perspectives. UK […]

January 19, 2021

Haystack TV adds election & inauguration channels

Haystack News, an ad-supported, US news streaming service that connects viewers with hyper-relevant local, national and world TV news, has shared details for new streaming channels launching this month dedicated to ongoing local, national and global coverage of the two Georgia Senate Runoff elections (January 5th – 7th) and the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden […]

January 5, 2021

SRMG and Bloomberg Media collaborate

The Saudi Research and Marketing Group (SRMG) and Bloomberg Media will collaborate to provide Arabic-language content to business audiences and decision makers across the Middle East and beyond, through Asharq Business with Bloomberg, in an exclusive content agreement. The agreement forms part of the forthcoming launch of SRMG’s new Arabic-language news service, Asharq News. Owned […]

November 13, 2020

Bloomberg Quicktake news network goes live

Bloomberg Quicktake has launched a 24/7 streaming news network with programming featuring ten original series and four live daily news shows. The news network will provide a global view on the biggest stories for a new generation of leaders and professionals. It will cover a broad range of subjects spanning business, technology, culture, society, personal […]

November 9, 2020