HONG KONG – Controversial genocide documentary "The Act of Killing" is to be made available in Indonesia, in perpetuity and for free. The unusual move is a joint effort of the picture's U.S…
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How much more new media can a traditional media company get? Discovery Communications is launching a new online and TV series with a profane interjection in the title. Discovery announced a pact with…
Global Internet piracy actually helps spread the word about original programming like HBO’s “Game of Thrones” — ultimately leading to more paying subscribers for the premium cabler, according to Time…
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With a 168% growth in Brazil's pay TV market over the past five years, Viacom Intl. Media Networks (VIMN) has taken control of MTV Brazil, which will launch across key cable operators on Oct. 1.
One day after launching the promotion, Google said it has stopped offering three free months of Netflix service to users who purchase the Chromecast streaming-video adapter for TVs, after…
Now that second-screen viewing and audience participation are mainstays, networks can gauge immediate fan reactions and be a part of the conversation. Just how they choose to do that depends on the…
Male-skewing Internet media company Break Media will write $20,000 checks to eight finalists of digital short-film competish to produce their films, with grand-prize winner to receive development…
For Nancy Tellem, pitch meetings these days start with a demonstration of everything that the Xbox platform has to offer content creators.
Several senior Hollywood execs are set to speak at Frames, India's annual media and entertainment convention, which runs March 12-14.
Viacom has pacted with U.K. telco BT to add MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon to the lineup of channels on its pay TV platform, BT Vision.
With more of its viewers holding a smartphone or tablet during broadcasts of its shows, WWE is the latest producer to chase viewers to the second screen as it tries to keep audiences engaged with its…