Ambuj Goyal

Magine creates Spanish movies SVOD service

Streaming company Magine is creating a subscription VOD service offering Spanish movies. Magine has hooked up with Spain-based content rights firm Dinamedia to launch the offer, which will be known as FlixOlé. The service will offer “one of the world’s largest libraries of Spanish movies” when it launches in Spain late this month. The service […]

Magine sets sights on Chinese market

Cloud TV company Magine has set up a Hong Kong-based Magine Asia division, with plans in place to jointly launch an internet-based video streaming service in China. Magine said it has struck an agreement with an unnamed Beijing-based digital TV system integrator and operator in order to build, launch and operate the Chinese service. The […]

Magine buys Swedish film streamer

Cloud TV service Magine TV has acquired Swedish film streaming service Plejmo, after buying the assets of its parent company film2home. Magine TV CEO Ambuj Goyal said that Plejmo will be integrated into Magine and claimed that adding a service that offers movies and series on-demand was a complimentary and “natural next step” for Magine. […]

Streaming TV service Magine launches in UK

Online TV operator Magine has launched in test mode in the UK, concurrently securing deals with broadcasters including ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5. Cloud-based over-the-top TV service Magine started in Sweden in 2013, as first reported by TBI, before launching in Germany last year. It said today that it now has 1.5 million users […]

IBM exec named as president of Magine TV

OTT TV provider Magine TV has named Ambuj Goyal as the company’s president and COO. A member of the Magine TV board since May 2014, Goyal previously served as general manager of Information Management and Business Analytics at IBM. Kamal Bherwani, previously chairman of Magine TV, becomes the company’s Executive Chairman with immediate effect. Before […]