Thursday, 15 February 2018

Dailyhunt appoints Umang Bedi as president

The former Facebook India MD Umang Bedi has been appointed as president at Dailyhunt.

India’s top 80 digital news networks on YouTube touch 65 million viewers: Report

YouTube is the king of all video consumption platforms. As per video intelligence platform Vidooly report, country’s top 80 digital news networks had a lifetime subscriber base of 65 million viewers (December 2017). The report said these channels collectively generated 18 billion views.

SonyLIV starts thematic channels

Having a strategic partnership with the leading global media group SPI International (Filmbox), Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) has launched seven thematic channels from SPI’s worldwide TV portfolio on its video on demand (VoD) platform SonyLIV.

C&S Medianet partners with Discovery; places JEET on 3 DPOs

Incorporated in May 2016, C&S Medianet has started its operations. It has partnered with Hindi GEC Discovery Jeet and has prominently placed it on the three DOPs- Dish TV India, Videocon d2h and Siti Networks.

Network18 to invest INR 40-Cr in e-commerce & web services co. ‘Infibeam’

The e-commerce and web services company Infibeam has got a big investor; the leading media group Network18 has decided to invest Rs 40 crore through its subsidiary company TV18 Broadcast.

Star ropes in 11 IPL sponsors

The IPL has become a hot property with advertisers. Star India has bought global broadcasting and digital rights of IPL for a whopping Rs 16,437.5 crore for five years, Star India has managed to sign 11 sponsors, despite a steep hike in the advertising rates over last year.

Zee launches its digital entertainment platform ‘ZEE5’

The media group Zee has launched a new digital entertainment platform, ZEE5. It offers viewers both, on-demand and live content. It comes packed with 1,00,000 hours of on-demand content that includes originals, Indian and international movies and TV shows, plays, music, and health and lifestyle videos. All the 90 channels of ZEE Network will also be available on the app. Most importantly, viewers can watch content across genres in 12 languages.

Dailyhunt appoints Umang Bedi as president

The former Facebook India MD Umang Bedi has been appointed as president at Dailyhunt.