Daniel Winner

Is the hype around OTT over the top?

Last week two landmark announcements signalled the pace of change in the pay TV industry is accelerating. Disney unveiled the forthcoming launch of its new direct to customer streaming service DisneyLife, and YouTube announced its new subscription service YouTube Red. While at MIPCOM earlier this month talk of around OTT and its potential impact (along […]

Niche content ‘now economically viable’

The content market is polarising with niches “now economically viable,” according to former Amazon executive Daniel Winner. Speaking at the Future of Media Distribution conference in London yesterday, Winner, who was until recently head of UK business development for Amazon’s Appstore, said that he believes there are potential innovation opportunities around niche content. “We’ve been […]