[A-DX] Deutsche Welle Bonn, FYI - nix SW, nix DRM

Wolfgang Bueschel
Mi Aug 3 15:13:48 CEST 2016

unsere Steuergelder sind - via AA - in Bonn gut angelegt ...
ich frage mich nur,
wie diese MessMethoden heutzutage angelegt sind,
über die Vielfalt der heutigen Zugriffswege.



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From: AIB London
Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2016 12:59 PM
Subject: AIB industry briefing | August 2016

DW grows global audience
                              Deutsche Welle (DW) has recorded a marked
increase in its audience reach over the last year. 135 million people watch,
listen to or use DW programmes and services at least once a week, compared
to 118 million in 2015. The English-language TV programme and digital
offerings across languages, especially in social media, are particularly
                              Commenting on the latest audience figures DW
Director General, Peter Limbourg (pictured), said: "The positive development
in the number of users of our media strengthens our conviction to focus on
digital media and extensive news programming in English. The popularity of
our formats, especially in the Middle East and Africa, is proof of DW's
positive image. Thanks to our multi-language editorial teams, DW is a
recognised and valued source of independent, reliable journalism."
                              Read the full story here.

Euronews leads 360 news
                              Euronews is launching its virtual reality news
reporting with funding from the DNI Innovation Fund. The project, under the
framework of Google's Digital News Initiative, will see Euronews producing
regular multilingual 360 degree interactive videos around international
current affairs.
                              Euronews will become the first international
newsroom to fully incorporate 360 degree interactive video news into its
regular production workflow across all of its language editions. The
productions will also include virtual reality versions of Euronews'
award-winning "No Comment" format. These programmes encourage the audience
to come up with their own interpretations of the story and embody Euronews'
"All Views" identity.
                              Find out more here.

RFE/RL challenges Azerbaijan in court

                              Today (3 August) sees the opening of an appeal
against tax-related claims that were used by the Azerbaijan government to
force the closure of RFE/RL's Baku bureau in December 2014.
                              The appeal follows the freeing of RFE/RL
journalist Khadija Ismayilova from prison in Azerbaijan in May this year.
                              Full details of the story are here, and follow
developments on the RFE/RL website here.

IBC 2016
AMSTERDAM, 8-13 September 2016
                              The IBC conference and exhibition returns to
Amsterdam in September. The event is the premier annual event for
professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of
entertainment and news content worldwide.
                              AIB will be in attendance, along with many of
the Association's Members. Contact us for more information and to arrange to
meet us.