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  • Discovery teams with MLB’s streaming partner on European partnership

    Discovery teams with MLB’s streaming partner on European partnership

    Discovery Communications has teamed up with the MLB’s streaming partner, BAMTech, which also powers the streaming services HBO NOW and PlayStation Vue, to launch a new venture in Europe. Called BAMTech Europe, the technology provider will work with content owners, broadcasters and other over-the-top service providers in the region. The new company’s first client is… Read More

  • New Form Digital Is The New Hollywood, Combining New And Old Media For Online Distrubution

    New Form Digital is a video distribution and production company backed by Discovery, Brian Grazer, and Ron Howard. But, as the name implies, the company has stepped away from traditional channels and blurs the line between new and old media. New Form approaches both sides of the media business with the same goal – generating audience and revenue online. It works with popular YouTubers… Read More

  • Netflix, Discovery Ink Expanded Two-Year Licensing Agreement

    Netflix, Discovery Ink Expanded Two-Year Licensing Agreement

    Even more news from the Netflix camp, which has just signed an agreement with media juggernaut Discovery Communications to renew and expand their licensing deal. The companies this morning announced a two-year, non-exclusive licensing agreement that allows Netflix users to stream prior-season series and specials, including an expanded selection of additional seasons of popular series from… Read More

  • Discovery Communications Launches Science and Tech News Site

    Discovery Communications is deepening its investment in online content with the launch of science and technology new site DiscoveryNews. Discovery is also launching a companion iPhone app, which costs $0.99 on the App Store. Discovery News was previously a feature within Discovery Channel’s website. The standalone site will which focus on a variety of news relating in the Earth, Space… Read More

  • Not A Myth To Bust: Discovery Channel Hits The App Store

    Scientist wannabes, rejoice! Discovery Communications has released a Discovery Channel application on the iTunes App Store (link to the program), bringing heaps of video content produced by the popular non-fiction media company to the iPhone and iPod Touch. In addition to video clips, the app also boasts a collection of quizzes, photo galleries, programming schedules and updates from… Read More