Media - Archive

March 2019 articles

Pinterest has announced its plans for an initial public offering (IPO) and highlighted its fast revenue growth and shrinking [...]

23 March

US media giant Comcast has launched a new platform for its internet-only customers that will bundle together streaming services [...]

22 March

Facebook employees knew about Cambridge Analytica’s “improper data gathering practices” months before they were reported [...]

22 March

Local publishers Reach and JPI Media have secured €500,000 (£433,000) in funding from Google to launch a new podcast project [...]

21 March

Amazon has hired BT Sport to produce its studio and live action matchday coverage for Premier League games next season. [...]

21 March

TV advertising revenue growth stalled last year as traditional broadcasters continue to lose ground to streaming services. [...]

21 March

UK recorded music revenues rose more than three per cent last year as the popularity of streaming services shows no signs of [...]

21 March

Disney has completed its mammoth $71bn (£54bn) takeover of 21st Century Fox in a deal that transforms the media landscape and [...]

20 March

The delayed and over-budget project to rebuild the Eastenders set was doomed from the start due to management failings by the [...]

20 March

Streaming giant Netflix has said it will not make its films and TV shows available on Apple’s on-demand video platform, as [...]

19 March

Fallen social media giant Myspace has admitted to losing 12 years worth of music following a botched server migration. [...]

19 March

Companies are engaged today in what can only be described as the wholesale destruction of meaning. [...]

19 March

Stem cell firm Widecells has enlisted the help of three former Unilad executives to launch a new media marketing firm as part [...]

18 March

The UK’s media regulation must be overhauled to protect public service broadcasters from rivals such as Netflix, the BBC chairman [...]

18 March

The “lawless landscape” of social media must be regulated to ensure young people are protected from graphic content that [...]

18 March