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Why the rights to broadcast cricket could be worth $1 billion

in Australian Media/Australian Television/General/International Media/International Television/Media Policy & Regulation/Sports Media Rights & Broadcasting/Streaming Media

A fierce bidding war is under way for the rights to stream and broadcast cricket for the next five years. The price is expected to reach A$1 billion, almost double the previous deal. Media companies are facing stiff competition because increasing viewer numbers are luring social media websites and other platforms into the race to…

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Interview with Radio Sport (New Zealand) – Sport Anti-syphoning Laws

in International Media/International Television/Media Interviews/Media Policy & Regulation/Sports Media Rights & Broadcasting

I spoke with Radio Sport in New Zealand about the potential around the introduction of Anti-syphoning Laws in New Zealand similar to those current in Australia. These focus on keeping “events of national interest”, which list currently only sports, on free to air television. The introduction of such laws has been debated in New Zealand…

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ABCNews24 LiveTV Interview – Network Ten Sale

in Australian Media/Australian Television/Media Interviews/Media Policy & Regulation

Spoke with Ros Childs on ABCNews24 about the ongoing developments of the Network Ten sale. Have also written about the impact of the sale of Ten to CBS, The impact of CBS’s takeover of Ten is much larger than just one network .@marc_cscott says the future of Network Ten will be decided tomorrow, after Bruce Gordon…

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Interview with 6PR Perth Live – CBS Takeover of Ten Network

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What does the takeover of Channel 10 by US giant CBS mean for what will be on our screens in the future? Oliver Peterson asked Marc C-Scott today on Perth LIVE. You can listen to the interview here – http://www.6pr.com.au/podcast/what-does-cbs-takeover-mean-for-aussie-tv/

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The impact of CBS’s takeover of Ten is much larger than just one network

in Australian Media/Australian Television/International Media/International Television/Media Policy & Regulation/Streaming Media/Video on Demand

Ten Network is being acquired by US broadcaster CBS Corporation. CBS now controls three TV channels – Ten, Eleven and One – as well as a fledgling streaming service, Tenplay. But this acquisition is only the beginning of the shakeup to the Australian television industry. CBS is a major supplier of content to all the…

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Interview with Bloomberg – CBS Takeover of Ten Network

in Australian Media/Australian Television/International Media/International Television/Media Interviews/Media Policy & Regulation/Streaming Media/Video on Demand

Spoke with Bloomberg about CBS’ takeover of the Ten Network. You can read the article here: CBS to Buy Australian Network as Test Ground for Streaming – https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-08-27/cbs-to-buy-australia-s-ten-saving-tv-network-from-collapse

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