Turner International announces key appointment for HK
Clément Schwebig joins Turner International APAC as SVP of Business Development.
UPDATE: Eyeworks wins legal battle over celebrity diving format
The court ruled that “Celebrity Splash” does not infringe on Banijay’s rights to “TV Total Turmspringen”, and Eyeworks is now considering legal action for damages.
Foxtel boss calls for more competition in sports rights bidding
Richard Freudenstein has asked to be allowed to compete for rights to more sporting events, saying present rules give an unfair advantage to FTA networks.
Indonesia’s Orange TV launches OTT services with Irdeto Rights
With Irdeto, Orange TV will be able to manage licensing for its OTT content and allow customers to access content from mobile devices.
Korean variety shows top Tudou’s “must-view” lists
Of the top ten most popular variety shows on Tudou, three are Korean.
TV ASIA Plus WEB EXCLUSIVE: Interview with HISTORY TV18
TV ASIA Plus spoke to HISTORY TV18’s execs about the channel’s performance and its localisation strategies.
IMTV partners Irdeto to launch BIGTV service in Indonesia
Irdeto Cloaked CA will provide the pay-TV player with cardless conditional access (CA) for content protection and the flexibility to deploy new services.
Viki recognised as World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneer”
Singapore-based Viki is among 36 companies celebrated for pioneering technologies, which “hold promise of transforming business and society”.