CANNES — International TV news channels have been flexing their muscles on the beach in Cannes this week as the market becomes ever more competitive. Euronews, which reaches 400 million homes in 155…
Richard Quest, CNN's iconoclastic business presenter, is to interview Mike Fries, head of one of the world's largest cable television operators, U.S.-based Liberty Global, next month at the annual…
PARIS Execs at France 24, the long-awaited Gallic answer to international news webs such as CNN and the BBC, had much to celebrate as they marked the channel's first birthday last week.
The German version of YouTube has finally gone online after negotiations with local music rights protection orgs delayed its start for months.
The fast growing online video market looks set to see the launch of yet another new player next week, as U.K.-based startup Jalipo heads to Cannes to unveil what it calls "the world's first online…
Imagine for a moment, just the news. No commentators. No talking points. No anchors' desk. Indeed, no anchors. Now that all of cable news in the U.S. pursues a variation on the same formula of…
Polish actress Krystyna Janda will receive this year's Charlemagne Medal for media on May 11 in Aachen, Germany. Janda has been on screen since the 1970s, when she filmed with Andrzej Wajda and…
The 43rd annual Mip confab on the French Riviera opens today on a high note. TV program sales are booming around the world, reality formats are subdividing virally and new platforms and gizmos are…
Andy Lack has been named president and chief operating officer of NBC... Outlook brightens for the Screen Actors Guild making a deal without a strike...Writers Guild of America boards of directors…
USA Network has inked a deal with Euronews to become the multilingual Pan European satellite news channel's exclusive advertising sales representative in North America.