Sky to live-stream sport and news on Facebook > Digital TV Europe

Sky is planning to broadcast “a great deal of content” on Facebook Live in the coming months across both news and sports, according to digital director Lucien Bowater. In a company blog post, Bowater said that Sky will give a “unique behind the scenes look” at a number of major sporting events and breaking news stories by streaming on the social network.“We’ve already been experimenting with it, and the results have been impressive. In less than 24 […]

Mediaset CFO dampens Vivendi pay TV speculation – Digital TV

Mediaset Premium is doing well and the Italian broadcaster sees it as a core part of its operation, according to Mediaset chief financial officer Marco Giordano. Speaking to analysts, Giordano dampened speculation that Vivendi is about to buy the unit, which is majority owned by Mediaset, with Spanish telco Telefónica holding a minority stake. Giordano did concede that there is a wider need for international consolidation of pay TV or an integration of pay TV and telecom […]

“MALITALIA” TRAILER: ‘NDRAGHETA AND CALABRIA

This video is the first trailer of three on our Laura Aprati‘s documentary “Malitalia”, about the Italian mafia. The trailers are focused on the three southern areas of Italy where the mafia has different names but the same interests in controling local politics, finance and business. In fact, the “‘ndrangheta” in Calabria, the “camorra” in Campania (the Naples region) and “cosa nostra” in Sicily are the local names for the different faces of this criminal cancer. Its […]