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  • Nerd finds Love
    A more authentic style, and relaxed rights position, could make FYI's upcoming series Find My First Love an interesting test case for US factual production. Clive Whittingham reports.
  • Command economy
    Dilshan Swaris, media director at planning and buying agency Carat, argues that social media has revived appointment-to-view television and ushered in a new era of ‘television-on-command.’
  • At the cutting edge
    The Latin American children’s video-on-demand landscape is expanding as both local and international players become more active. Andrew Dickens reports.
  • Katz game for Laff
    Jonathan Katz, CEO and president of Katz Broadcasting, and chief operating officer at Bounce TV, reveals why the time is right for a new broadcast channel offering comedy.
  • Making headlines
    Brian Hopman, general manager of Latin American and Spanish media markets at Associated Press, on the market’s rapid growth, the effects of citizen journalism and AP’s consumer-facing ambitions.
  • Immersed in the future
    Inventor and television presenter Tom Lawton argues that innovations, including his own 360º camera and virtual reality, are poised to transform the TV industry.
  • Keeping it in the family
    New Cisneros Group CEO Adriana Cisneros, reveals how her family’s Venezuela- and Miami-based company is catering for the changing needs of US Hispanics under her leadership. Kevin Downey reports.
  • Calling the Toonz
    After acquiring Spain’s Imira Entertainment last year, Indian animation group Toonz is setting its sights on growth in Latin America and beyond. Nico Franks reports.
  • The fifth element
    Alberto Ciurana of Univision reveals his plans for the year ahead and suggests how the network will manage without Fifa football. Kevin Downey reports.
  • Factual warrior
    Morgan Spurlock has been a digital advocate for over a decade and says audience demands could fuel a factual revolution on TV. Richard Middleton hears from the Super Size Me filmmaker.
  • Mighty morphing
    Marco Vernocchi, senior MD of Accenture’s communications, media and technology operating group, argues that big media companies must adopt new approaches to technology.
  • Conquering the Americas
    With Turkish drama now making waves in North and South America, Andrew Dickens asks what’s next for Turkish distributors working in these regions.
  • Engineering a future
    Alice Webb has never made a kids' television programme in her life – yet the former civil engineer's new job is to preserve children’s services at the BBC in the UK. Tara Conlan reports.
  • Do-it-yourself TV
    Bob Sullivan of Scripps Media has pioneered a new business model – or models – for US station groups looking to take control of their programming. Richard Middleton reports.
  • Challenging times
    Last January, Lifetime general manager Rob Sharenow said the unscripted business was in a “creative crisis.” C21 asked the channel's Eli Lehrer, 14 months on, if things have changed.
  • Battling in Brazil
    Globo’s director of acquisitions Paulo Mendes tells Richard Middleton how the Brazilian media giant is adapting to a changing economic climate.
  • 13 new titles to catch
    C21's latest Hot Properties Playlist takes a look at the top titles that were new on air around the world last month and are continuing to generate buzz.
  • A new golden age
    The internet may have left traditional business models in tatters, but it has also ushered in a new era of creativity, says Fred Seibert, founder of US toon house Frederator Studios.
  • The generation game
    Nico Franks explores how traditional producers and broadcasters can keep up with 'plurals'.
  • Crisis management
    A year on from a “creative crisis” being declared in unscripted television, Clive Whittingham asks FermantleMedia’s Thom Beers whether the genre is continuing to suffer and, if so, what the solution is.
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  • Battling in Brazil Globo’s director of acquisitions Paulo Mendes tells Richard Middleton how the Brazilian media giant is adapting to a changing economic climate.
  • 13 new titles to catch C21's latest Hot Properties Playlist takes a look at the top titles that were new on air around the world last month and are continuing to generate buzz.
  • A new golden age The internet may have left traditional business models in tatters, but it has also ushered in a new era of creativity, says Fred Seibert, founder of US toon house Frederator Studios.
  • The generation game Nico Franks explores how traditional producers and broadcasters can keep up with 'plurals'.
  • Crisis management A year on from a “creative crisis” being declared in unscripted television, Clive Whittingham asks FermantleMedia’s Thom Beers whether the genre is continuing to suffer and, if so, what the solution is.
  • A digital direction Dave Morgan, CEO of ad tech firm Simulmedia, argues that when it comes to advertising, TV execs can learn from their digital cousins.
  • Caught in the web Talk of the arrival of the long-awaited YouTube Kids app has been on everyone's lips at this year's Kidscreen Summit, but concerns remain over child safety online. Nico Franks reports.
  • Eleven shows to catch in Rio The Rio Content Market gets underway today and C21 will be there, uncovering the latest news and shows you need to know about. Richard Middleton reports.
  • Let battle commence The spate of over-the-top initiatives announced recently by traditional TV channels could mark the start of a new era for television, writes John Hazelton.
  • Talking the talk Unscripted programming in first-run syndication is a big theme in the US TV business this year. Fox Television Stations’ Stephen Brown shares his thoughts about the genre.