TV programmes


British programme exports hit £1.3 billion

The total value of UK television exports was £1.28 billion (€1.62 billion) in the 2013/14 period, a 5% increase on the £1.22 billion recorded in the previous year. China registered the greatest growth as a buyer of UK fare, for the second year in a row, with sales up 40% at £17 million. The US […]

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 […]