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In quietly announced moves that could make massive noise in the video industry, in particular mobile video, the Instagram and TikTok video platforms have both revealed that they are exploring new options to allow content creators to charge a subscription fee for their videos.
Tik Tok TV 24Nov2021

TikTok and Global, the media and entertainment group, have announced a partnership to livestream Global’s two-day Christmas concert, Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard.

Around four-fifths of social engagement for streaming platforms comes from Instagram, with TikTok close behind thanks to accounts like Netflix growing by more than a million followers each month in 2021, according to the Social Guide for Streaming report from Conviva.
Conviva 6Dec2021
Hot on the heels of launching in the US and Canada with Amazon Fire TV as its first partner, TikTok TV has announced that it is bringing its app to the Google TV platform and other Android TV OS devices, as well as LG smart TVs and Samsung smart TVs.
Tik Tok TV 24Nov2021
The world’s first all-electric motorsport, the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, is offering viewers a free all-access look behind the scenes of its first season as an FIA World Championship.
FormulaE 22Nov2021
In a meeting of two of the most popular social media and direct-to-consumer sources of entertainment content, Twitter is to deliver premium digital content around live events, hit shows and franchises from the ViacomCBS portfolio of entertainment, news and sports brands.
Twitter 11 Nov 2021
Research from intelligence cloud for streaming media Conviva has found that Instagram TV (IGTV) has grown rapidly since its 2018 release, up from a 2% share in 2019 to a 10% share of Instagram posts in 2021.
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With the leading SVOD packages now firmly established on the grids of set-top box-based pay-TV providers, it’s now the turn of social media and gaining a first in Europe in this regard is Vodafone which has added Facebook Watch to its Vodafone TV service.
VIzio Facebook Watch 23oct2020