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Standards crucial for second screen, says Sony

Second screen apps related to TV programmes face a range of challenges include the multiplicity of platforms, brands and services in the market, according to Spencer Stephens, executive vice-president and chief technology officer, Sony Pictures Entertainment, speaking at TV Connect yesterday.  “It’s not scaleable or sustainable,” he said of the current environment for second screen […]

Breaking Bad on-demand drives Sony’s TV numbers

Sony has said that subscription video-on-demand deals for Breaking Bad drove a significant increase in revenues at the TV part of its entertainment business. The Japan-listed electronics to entertainment giant does not break out separate figures for its Sony Pictures Entertainment unit, with movies, TV production and distribution and channels grouped together but quarterly revenues […]