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Daily Post 24-01-2014

Friday 24th January 2014
COVER STORY
Digitisation: MCOF moots revenue share formula, hopes to break deadlock over billing
Under the MCOF revenue share structure, the LMOs keep the lion’s share of the revenue for the FTA, basic pay and the advanced pay packages; MSOs to keep majority share when it comes to HD and VoD services.
MAIN STORIES
Forex fluctuations impact Dish TV’s Q3 performance; subscriber additions stay muted

Dish TV adds 220,000 subscribers, taking net subscriber base to 11.2 mn. The DTH company expects IPL and soccer World Cup to boost subscriber additions. ARPU…
Zee Media exits Andhra market; to relaunch 24 Gantalu as Zee Kalinga in Feb
Zee Media has dissolved its wholly-owned subsidiary 24 Ghantalu News Limited, an entity formed to house Zee 24 Gantalu, and will use the channel licence to…
OTHER STORIES
Star India to play the hockey game seriously, unveils Rs. 15 bn investment plan
Zee Media Q3 net down 48% to Rs. 5.92 crore
Hindi movie and news channels affect viewership of GECs
Romedy Now to devote 30–40% content to TV shows
MIB asks news channels to carry sign language feed for Republic Day
Telugu movie to see simultaneous release on Airtel DTH
Videocon d2h strengthens regional offering with new channels
Lowe Lintas designs ‘MAd’ campaign for Micromax
Pay TV generated $249.8 bn in 2013: ABI Research
Rating highlights: Colors, Life OK gain in week 3
Indian DBS operator deploys Inverto’s Quad Unicable solution
Gaian Solutions launches Maya platform for broadcasters
YEARENDER
A year of glorious uncertainties for kids channels
2013: A year of consolidation and localisation for sportscasters
English movie genre one of the biggest gainers post digitisation
How Hindi GECs found order in 2013
TRAI forces the agenda in 2013
2013 at a glance
2013: Music channels hunt for the right formula
2013: The LMO Onslaught
FM radio learns to live in an inactive year
I Want To Break Free…
2013: Sports channels begin to challenge the traditional rules
2013 sets trend for lifestyle channels
English movie channels change gears in 2013
INDIA STORIES
Viewers can now demand bills from Cable Operators: TRAI

Star India to invest over Rs 1500 crore in hockey

AOL to acquire Gravity that personalizes content for $83-mn

Bharat Nirman ads focus on public partnerships

BCCI to use ‘hawk eyes’, tighten norms to lay clean pitch for IPL

Set to gain from ICC overhaul, BCCI backs revamp plan

Source: Economic Times

Next Bigg Boss on Life OK or Colors?

Source: Hindustan Times

Channels asked to cover R-Day with sign language interpretation

BCCI eyes Rs 5000 crore chunk from ICC pie

Siddharth Jadhav joins Sunil Grover’s Mad in India

Source: Times of India

No TV ratings? Advertisers dive for cover

Yash Raj starts new trend of in-house producers in Bollywood

Star Sports to invest Rs 100 crore in HHIL season 2

Dish TV posts higher than expected loss of Rs 38 cr in Q3

Airtel to offer Telugu movie on DTH on theatrical release day

Source: Business Standard

Uninspiring results from Dish TV

India asked Verizon to block access to websites, says company

Star India to invest Rs.1,500 crore to turn around India’s hockey fortunes

Telugu movie to see simultaneous release on DTH and theatres

‘Huffington Post’ likely to launch India edition by May

Zee: higher sports losses spoil show

Source: Livemint

Huffington Post to launch India edition in May, negotiations underway for partner

Star India to invest over Rs 1,500 crore in hockey

Source: Financial Express

Dish TV subscription revenues up by 12%

Facebook likely to lose 80% users by 2017: Study

Source: DNA

Digital magazine store Magzter looks at BRICS nations for more readers

Star India to invest more in hockey

eBay’s net income surges 13% in Q4

Airtel Digital TV set to release Telugu movie on same day of releaseSource: Hindu Business Line

Siddharth Shukla scores a hat-trick

Amole Gupte to play the villain in Rohit Shetty’s ‘Singham 2’

Source: Indian Express

BCCI backs proposed ICC revamp

Source: Hindu

GLOBAL STORIES
Sony Pictures TV jumps into games market

Source: USA Today

Comcast, Verizon dissolve joint product-development venture

Source: Philly.com

Time Warner Cable Adds A&E, History and Lifetime Internet-Video Apps

Source: Variety

Media Pro: Cable nets spank cord-cut study

Source: Capital New York

Disney Moves ‘Ant-Man’ To Warner Bros.’ Prime July Slot

Source: Forbes

Ofcom awards Welsh local TV licences

Source: Advanced Television

Xbox Entertainment Studios Hires Unscripted Head

Dick Clark Productions Launching International Division

Source: Hollywood Reporter

Fox Steamrolls the Broadcast Competition

Netflix Looking at New Pricing Strategies

Source: TV Week

NBCU Olympic Ad Revenue Is Snowballing

Source: Ad Week

Bay TV wins bid for local stations in Swansea and Mold

Source: BBC News

Ling thinks media, creative and tech for digital success

Source: Media Week

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