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Media Mayhem Podcast

E9 – Special Guest: Ron Brown discusses OzFlix and its future

In this episode we have a special guest, Ron Brown, Co-Founder and CEO of OzFlix . (Interview Recorded: Wednesday 23rd August, 2018).  SHOW NOTES: OzFlix ozflix.tv Can Australian streaming survive a fresh onslaught from overseas? https://theconversation.com/can-australian-streaming-survive-a-fresh-onslaught-from-overseas-101311 Facebook’s new video ‘Watch’ option enters an already crowded market https://theconversation.com/facebooks-new-video-watch-option-enters-an-already-crowded-market-102398 Keep Reading

E8 – Mayhem in Australian Sports Media

In this episode we discuss the mayhem that has occurred in Australian Sports Media. (Recorded: Wednesday 18th April, 2018).  SHOW NOTES: Segment 1 – New Media Rights for Cricket in Australia Seven and Foxtel snag cricket rights, meaning more content but maybe not for free https://theconversation.com/seven-and-foxtel-snag-cricket-rights-meaning-more-content-but-maybe-not-for-free-94976 How Cricket Australia laid the pitch for marathon media… Keep Reading

E7 – Netflix takes over cable, Subscription overtakes FTA TV & VR with special guest Stephanie Andrews

In this episode we discuss Netflix and how it could impact cable in the US and overtake box office spending. We talk about some recent developments in the Australian TV landscape, Fan reactions and 360video and we have a special guest Stephanie Andrews to talk 3D and VR. (Recorded: 20th Tuesday June, 2017). SHOW NOTES: Segment 1… Keep Reading

Episode 6 – VoD, original content, vertical video, UHD, the new Foxtel and Network Ten’s troubles.

In this episode we discuss Netflix, VoD and Apple’s Original Content and the cultural impact, Vertical Video and Ultra HD, Sport Data and Viewing Habits, the New Foxtel and could we being saying goodbye to Network Ten. (Recorded: 14th Wednesday June, 2017). SHOW NOTES: Segment 1 – Netflix, VoD and Apple’s Original Content Global SVOD’s assault on cultural identity… Keep Reading

Episode 5 – BBC partners with Twitter, PVoD & The eSports Network

In this episode we discuss BBC looking to Twitter to reach youth. Premium movie releases, The future of TV and Wearables, The state of the Internet, A-League comes to Ten and I have special guest Joel Collie from eSports Network. (Recorded: Thursday 6th June, 2017). SHOW NOTES: Segment 1 – BBC to reach youth via Twitter Twitter live… Keep Reading

Episode 4 – So you want to be a YouTuber and the state of play for streaming in the US

In this episode we discuss kids new aspirations to be a YouTuber, a new approach to sports broadcast production in Australia, social media and the need for original content, 360video coming to your TV, Netflix tells us how we view their content, whilst iFlix makes a grab for live sports. I also have a special guest… Keep Reading

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