Category: Online Video Advertising

Vice Media signs deal with Globosat

Vice Media has signed a deal with Globosat to expand the youth brands local presence across online, mobile and linear in Brazil. The deal gives Globosat a significant minority stake in Vice Brazil. In addition, Brazilian pay TV player will distribute branded blocks of TV network Viceland across its TV channels. This partnership will see Vice [...]

MTV launches series on social media

MTV International announced the premiere of “Single AF” (Single, available, famous), a new series that will debut on June 26 on MTV social networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat) and then will be available on linear TV at the end of this year. The new series will take celebrities around the world in a search [...]

Turner developing gaming platform

Turner is developing a platform based on cloud gaming, which will have a subscription model. The new project  was announced during NexTV Series South America, the leading conference organized by Dataxis in Argentina. The platform will allow access to high-end games, without the need for a console. In this sense, users will be able to [...]

Facebook orders its first original series

Facebook has closed a deal for reality competition series Last State Standing from American Ninja Warrior producers A. Smith & Co, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The new series will feature 50 contestants one from every state in the U.S. competing in games for a chance to win a USD 500,000 cash prize. [...]

CNN Launches CNN Travel

CNN has launched CNN Travel, a multimedia digital destination with a new design as a globally-minded, mobile-first, social product with an emphasis on visual storytelling. This iniciative is the latest step in CNNs strategy to build premium content brands that appeal to global audiences and commercial partners, said the company in a press release. CNN [...]

Univision Deportes to launch soccer channel on Facebook announced a partnership with Juanfutbol, the brand for millennial sports fans in Mexico, to launch Univisions social-first soccer channel, which will live on Facebook. This new initiative will be designed for bilingual, bicultural Hispanic millennials and it will focus on creating socially-native content for soccer fans, in English. According to a press release, Juanfutbol [...]

Twitch, Facebook and YouTube offer live streaming of PES League World Finals

Video game company Konami announced that the full coverage of world finals of PES League Road to Cardiff, at the Arsenal Stadium in London on June 2, will be available on the official sites on Twitch, Facebook and YouTube. The broadcasts began on June 1 with the group draw. On June 2, the coverage includes [...]

Facebook inks video content deals

Facebook has signed deals with several millennial-focused news and entertainment media companies to make original content for its upcoming video service, according to a Reuters report citing several sources familiar with the situation. These companies are Vox Media, BuzzFeed, ATTN and Group Nine Media, among others. Reuters reported that the social network will feature scripted [...]

Facebook to live stream eSports events

Facebook and ESL have closed and agreement to live stream exclusive eSports events and original content on the social network. ESL will bring to the platform more than 5,500 hours of live tournament programming including 1,500 hours of exclusive content to be live streamed globally in six languages (English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Polish and German). [...]