Tim Mulligan

Streaming Video Metrics Go Mainstream

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
After a week engaging with streaming professionals on both sides of the Atlantic at MIPCOM in Cannes and the NAB New York Streaming Summit, two key themes have emerged. MIPCOM – D2C Big Bang Reflection…
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Why the D2C Era Is About to Begin in Earnest

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Next month Apple TV+ and Disney+ will launch, followed by Warner Media’s HBO Max in Q1 2020 and NBCUniversal’s Peacock in April – making the next six months pivotal in the evolution of direct-to-consumer…
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Is Apple Preparing for Its First Oscar?

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Last week’s  story that Apple is getting into the movie business to bolster its premium video positioning – if officially confirmed – would follow on the well-trodden path established by the current…
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Welcome to the Post-Peak Emmys

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Sunday night saw the 71 st Emmy Awards broadcast live on Fox. Traditionally the Emmys have been the cornerstone of TV production credibility alongside the BAFTAs. However, the Oscars of the TV industry…
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Netflix’s Binge-Watching Problem

Blog post by Tim Mulligan
Netflix has announced that it is going to start releasing new episodes of  The Great British Bake Off and reality series  Rhythm + Flow on a  weekly basis . For a company which de-facto created the…
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Does Disney+ Make Disney Recession-Proof?

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
The storm clouds of recession continue to spread across the world. In the US, the inversion of the treasury bond yield which occurred in March of this year has meant that financial asset allocators are…
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Hasbro and the Lure of Peppa Pig

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Blog post by Tim Mulligan
The decision by US toy company Hasbro’s decision to acquire UK-listed  Entertainment One shines a light on the content land grab currently underway in the wake of the  direct-to-consumer big…
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