Tag Archives: Virgin Media

YouTube’s Journey from Time-filler to Destination

Once upon a time, YouTube was considered a time-filler by many of its users, achieving a small fraction of the dwell times that TV channels could attract. All that appears to be changing… Read more on YouTube’s Journey from Time-filler to Destination…

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Digital Switchover: One million quiet TVs are about to make a lot of noise

The digital switchover in London is happening in two stages between now and the 18th April. This symbolises the largest change in British media history since the advent of colour TV, in 1969.

Suddenly the three major commercial broadcasters who dominated the terrestrial TV world face a new wave of competition; now they are just one of the 40 strong crowd of different broadcasters. The impact of this on the marketing industry is profound. Read more on Digital Switchover: One million quiet TVs are about to make a lot of noise…

What is more difficult, fighting to get content on IPTVs or a seat on a train?

It’s 6.35pm and as my, short on carriages, and over-crowded train pulls out of Waterloo, I’m left wondering whether people prefer for life to be easy, or just not too difficult. The difference? Well, I would argue that we all want an easier life, but it needs some challenges otherwise we get bored. As long as people don’t go out of their way to create difficulty, then we should be happy most of the time.

Virgin Media is out to get Project Canvas – But why??

 

Fresh from their victory in getting the OFT to investigate Sky Movies, Virgin Media has another consumer content solution in its sights and they are out for blood… Read more on Virgin Media is out to get Project Canvas – But why??…