The QYou completes US$7.3m financing deal

Youth broadcaster The QYou has completed a US$7.3 million financing deal that will see it listed on the TSX Venture Exchange in Calgary, Canada. The best-of-the-web broadcaster said the funding comes at an important time for the company, with online video a “global phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing”. The QYou formally began trading […]

Qyou channel launches on Vodafone

The Qyou, the linear TV channel focused on the curation and programming of web-based short-form video content, has launched in Portugal on Vodafone’s TV service. The Qyou is now available to Vodafone’s 400,000 subscribers across Portugal. The company cited research from Statistica that showed over 40% of Portuguese consumers watch online video several times a […]

Join the QYou

The QYou is aiming to bridge the gap between millennials-focused short-form online video and traditional linear pay TV. Founder and CEO Scott Ehrlich tells TBI how the business model works You can view The QYou as a bridge between the traditional pay TV platform and the world of online video and its creator-led channels, and […]

Streaming channel QYou staffs up

Streamed linear channel The QYou has hired three commercial execs, adding Amory B. Schwartz, Bob Reid and Natasha Roberton to its executive ranks. Dublin-based The QYou launched last year and is a streamed linear channel programmed with shortform content. Industry veterans Scott Ehrlich (Fox News, Real Networks), Curt Marvis (MTV, Lionsgate Entertainment), Les Garland (MTV, […]