You’re in the UK and you’ve sat down to watch scrubs, trying to decide whether you want to watch the NOW TV version, which has retained the broadcast rights for the music, or the Amazon Prime Video version, which has the DVD music rights. But you’ve noticed Something else; the NOW TV version seems slightly … Continue reading How US TV is Broadcast in the UK – A Technical Explanation.
It’s been 10 years since the original series of scrubs aired its final episode (the show went through a soft reboot in 2009, but the original show ended in 2008). With the complete run of the hospital sitcom available to stream on Prime Video and Now TV, it begs the question; does Scrubs hold up … Continue reading My Scrubs Review
The sugar water company, Coca-Cola, are at a crossroad in the UK. The Government are introducing a controversial ‘Sugar Tax’, which threatens Coca-colas bottom line. Their flagship product, the self-titled cola drink, is one of the most sugary drinks you can buy. One 330ml can contain 35g of sugar, which is 7 teaspoons. This is, … Continue reading Coca-Cola’s Sugar Free Branding
It’s no secret that Hollywood studios rely heavily on the tentpole blockbuster action movies. The big studios are more likely to greenlight a superhero movie than a small character-based film and who can blame them? Rising movie tickets prices, where a family of four can pay upwards of £50 to see a movie, audiences want … Continue reading The Success of A24
Youtube has traditional media in its sights. With TV viewing figures declining and the time people spend on the internet increasing, advertisers are spending more money on new media. With over 1 billion hours of watch time per day, YouTube, the Google-owned video streaming site, is the largest user-generated video content site. It’s expected that … Continue reading YouTube’s Big Ambitions
It’s time I stop taking technology for granted. I came to this realisation after blowing the mind of a Tesco shop assistant by paying for my avocados (I’ll never be able to afford a mortgage) with an apple watch. “Technology is amazing, I had no idea you could do that”, she confessed to me. I … Continue reading I Take Technology for Granted
Disney are pulling their content from Netflix. This development isn’t wholly surprising, Disney are the biggest entertainment company in the world after all, and rumours last year suggested they were looking to buy Netflix, although for whatever reason this never came to fruition. This move by the entertainment giant signposts a greater trend in the … Continue reading Netflix, Disney and the Future of Streaming