Tim Mulligan

Where Verizon went wrong with go90

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Last week Verizon, the US’s second largest telco provider with 116 million wireless subscribers, announced the closure of its pioneering mobile-first video streaming service which launched in 2015. Go90…
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Is This The Last Broadcast TV World Cup?

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
The football World Cup – historically the world’s biggest international sporting event by viewership, kicked off last Thursday (14 June) in Moscow, with host nation Russia dispatching Saudi Arabia…
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Telcos, Media, and the Battle for Monopsony

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
This week has seen the culmination of unprecedented moves in the realignment of the Telco and media ecosystems. In October 2016 AT&T, the largest US Telco, put in a bid to acquire content conglomerate…
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Facebook — The Video News Hegemon?

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Last Wednesday Facebook officially announced  that it was partnering with a number of well-known news publishers to provide original news programmes that will feature on Watch, Facebook’s video service…
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The Politician As Show Runner

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Monday’s announcement by Netflix that it had engaged the Obamas to produce a show represents the further evolution of the power of the show runner and the increasing overlap between celebrity and politics.…
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