Ann-Marie Corvin's articles

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    Executive Interviews

    Keeping 4 secure

    2018-09-11T08:30:00Z

    A broadcaster’s cyber strategy needs to be robust when faced with challenges but Channel 4’s Brian Brackenborough appears to have most of the bases covered.

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    Executive Interviews

    Interview: David Abraham, Wonderhood Studios

    2018-08-31T10:00:00Z

    The former Channel 4 boss discusses his role in saving the British pubcaster from privatisation and reveals more details of his latest venture, which fuses high-end content production with brandcasting and data insight.

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    Industry Trends

    Putting blockchain to work in media

    2018-08-31T09:46:00Z

    Its association with cryptocurrency may be a turn off for some broadcasters, but blockchain’s ability to track rights and maximise the monetisation of content is at least worthy of experimentation.

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    Industry Trends

    The making of the ‘Hazard Hologram’

    2018-08-02T14:59:00Z

    Football star Eden Hazard’s augmented reality interview on Belgian TV went viral soon after it aired during the World Cup. Here’s how it was produced.

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    Industry Trends

    Is mixed reality the future of immersive entertainment?

    2018-07-30T07:00:00Z

    From interactive game shows to holographic headsets that allow sporting action to play out in front of you, mixed reality promises groundbreaking new experiences – but there are hurdles before the tech becomes mainstream.

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    Industry Trends

    The shape of kids’ content

    2018-06-10T08:00:00Z

    The proliferation of devices and platforms has meant that younger audiences are changing their viewing patterns, which in turn is shaping broadcaster and IP owners’ content strategies for a new generation of children.

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    Industry Trends

    Getting set for GDPR

    2018-02-21T17:00:00Z

    Channel 4 is renewing its Viewer Promise, while broadcasters in Germany are joining forces to create a universal log-in – but is either enough to accommodate the EU’s stringent new data protection laws?

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    Industry Trends

    Interview: Rikard Steiber, Viveport

    2017-09-22T12:06:00Z

    The President of VR app store Viveport urged broadcasters to make an investment in VR or risk missing out on an ecosystem that had the potential to offer audiences a huge array of experiences.

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    Industry Trends

    Diving into data to boost box office numbers

    2017-09-19T09:28:00Z

    IBC2017: Data-driven insights into the cinema-going habits of Millennials and aging baby boomers could prove critical in boosting box office numbers, a panel of cinema experts revealed during an IBC’s Big Screen strand.

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    Industry Trends

    Consumer UX needs to be ‘slick, fast and simple’

    2017-09-18T14:54:00Z

    IBC2017: The TV consumer experience must provide users with more personalisation while allowing the provider editorial control and work seamlessly over a range of devices, according to a panel at IBC.