Disney+ -What does it mean for established TV platforms and advertisers?

Comment Ian Stevens, Head of Media at Wavemaker

Disney+ -What does it mean for established TV platforms and advertisers?

What does it mean for established TV platforms? Pay TV platforms face a dual threat from SVOD services. First, there is a decline in viewing caused by the streaming services and second, the downward pressure on prices as SVOD offer a lower cost alternative for consumers. In response to this, we are seeing Pay TV […]

Star Wars helps Disney steal most powerful brand crown from Lego

Star Wars helps Disney steal most powerful brand crown from Lego

The reboot of Star Wars has propelled Disney into top spot of the world’s most powerful brands league table. Disney beat Lego and L’Oreal to second and third place respectively due to the box office success of the new Star Wars film, according to strategy consultancy Brand Finance. Star Wars Episode VII ‘The Force Awakens’ […]

Disney App Transforms Colouring Books into 3D Experiences

Disney App Transforms Colouring Books into 3D Experiences

Disney Research, the company’s technology arm, has revealed a new app that can track and capture real-time images from a mobile device’s camera, then map them onto a 3D surface, creating an AR character that gains colour as an accompany book is filled in. The app is still in the development phase and isn’t yet […]

Sky & Pixar Team Up for ‘Toy Story of Terror’

Sky & Pixar Team Up for ‘Toy Story of Terror’

Sky has teamed up with Disney Pixar to create a brand new TV ad featuring characters from the popular Disney Pixar’s Toy Story movie franchise to promote its superfast fibre broadband service and celebrate the arrival of the all-new 30-minute Toy Story OF TERROR! TV special, which will premiere in the UK & Ireland on […]