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Can Viacom18’s Voot change the game in the OTT space?

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | More »

Viacom18, a joint venture between Mukesh Ambani owned Network18 Media & Investments Ltd and Viacom Inc, has finally launched its digital video platform, Voot. It will be competing against other broadcaster owned video platforms such as Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd owned DittoTV and Ozzy, be...


Viacom18 launches MTV Kickstart for startups

Viacom18 Media Pvt Ltd, a joint venture between Viacom Inc and Mukesh Ambani-owned Network18 Media and Investments Ltd, has partnered the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) to launch a new multi-platform programme around the government’s StartUpIndia initiative. “The multi-...

18 February, 2016 | More »


Sudhanshu Vats on Viacom18’s OTT platform, content strategy

For broadcaster Viacom18, 2015 was an eventful year. The joint venture of US-based Viacom Inc and Reliance Industries-controlled Network18 Media & Investments Ltd launched English general entertainment channel Colors Infinity and its first kids HD premium channel, Nick HD+, during the year. It a...

25 January, 2016 | More »


In bits and bytes, TV’s digital journey

Till a few years ago, a scene quite familiar to most Indian households was that of family members arguing over which channel to watch together. Switch over to the present where your daughter can stream her preferred show on her mobile while you get minute-by-minute news update, thus allowing your wi...

31 December, 2015 | More »


Viacom18 brands its video-on-demand platform as VOOT

Viacom 18 Digital Ventures, the digital arm of Viacom18 Media Pvt. Ltd, has named its soon-to-be-launched over-the-top (OTT) platform ‘VOOT’. As per the company, VOOT is an expression used by today’s digital generation to express happiness, enthusiasm and triumph. The brand identity for VOOT h...

26 October, 2015 | More »


Viacom18 to launch OTT platform early next year

Viacom18 Media Pvt Ltd plans to launch an online video streaming platform early next year, as the broadcaster plays catch-up in the over-the-top (OTT) content business. “Digital today forms a big part of consumers’ viewing habit, particularly in the case of urban youngsters and people with s...

21 October, 2015 | More »


Viacom18 appoints Gaurav Gandhi as COO of new digital business division

Viacom 18 Media Pvt Ltd, which runs a slew of entertainment networks, is starting a new division that aims to serve as a digital media platform which bridges ‘traditional broadcasting and digital innovation.’ Gaurav Gandhi, who is currently group chief operating officer at IndiaCast Medi...

13 July, 2015 | More »