New York Times :: When the digital wizards at a forward-leaning media company last year introduced their newest idea, an entertainment unit, they couldn’t resist an antique touch: “BuzzFeed Motion Pictures” arrived with a video logo modeled on images from a primitive movie projector called a zoopraxiscope.
AUSTIN – Online video is showing dramatic growth. It is by far the fastest growing ad medium. In a closely watched quarterly report titled Advertising Expenditure Forecasts, the big media agency ZenithOptimedia has just reported that online video grew last year at a blistering rate of 34% to $10.9 billion globally – and it is on track to double by the […]
mUmBRELLA :: Nine Entertainment is in talks to buy youth online brand Pedestrian TV, with figures as high as $10m being floated for the 10-year-old business.
mUmBRELLA :: The BBC and organisers of the Top Gear Festival have declined to comment on reports Jeremy Clarkson will front a renamed version of the event in Sydney next month,
Transparency breakthrough in Moldova: names of the owners of TV and radio stations have to be made public
Broadband TV News :: Moldova has approved amendments to broadcast legislation that will require the names of the owners of TV and radio stations to be made public.
Publishing Perspectives :: Last Thursday, as the world was entranced with the launch of the latest social media sharing app, the life-streaming Periscope for iOS, Publishing Perspectiveshosted its, “Designing Books for Tomorrow’s Readers,” by New York City. Throughout, speakers reiterated, rephrased and rehashed one phrase time and time again when it comes to reading millennial readers: “be authentic.”
Guardian :: David Cameron knows he is likely to win more votes as a Top Gear fan than by supporting reporters.