Tim Mulligan

Liberty, ITV And The OTT Effect

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
The decision by Liberty Global, John Malone’s Pay TV group, to increase its stake in ITV to 9.9% signals a new round of deal-making in the wider TV industry as company’s struggle to make sense of the…
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Facebook Goes Head To Head With YouTube

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
A lot can happen in the world of online video in a year. In fall 2014 Facebook was reporting 1 billion views per day for it’s video feature. Fast forward to summer 2015 and the world’s preeminent social…
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YouTube Goes Into The Movie Business

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
YouTube’s recent announcement to make movies with Awesomeness TV heralds the launch of new positive rather than reactive thinking by the world’s largest vide sharing and viewing site. On it’s 10th…
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Why Netflix Is Worried About Sling TV

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has repeatedly presented HBO as the biggest competitive threat to his online subscription video service. Both companies have highly engaged audiences who respond well to segmented…
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YouTube Gets Tough On Content Creators

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
YouTube CEO Susan Wojicki’s stated goal to move beyond the ad-funded content model for the world’s largest video site is nearing fruition. YouTube has drafted new rules for its partners - content owners-…
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Vessel Opens Its Door To Closed Windows

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
YouTube has ridden the wave of improving technology, connectivity and consumer sophistication, to become the largest content destination on the planet.  Along the way it has ruffled feathers, disrupted…
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