News from viki A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 02, 2013, 03:04 ET

Rakuten To Acquire Global Video Streaming Service Viki

 Rakuten, Inc. (4755:Tokyo), one of the world's largest internet services companies, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire...

Dec 18, 2012, 00:00 ET
Viki, the global TV site powered by fans, today released an infographic that reveals how K-pop star Psy's juggernaut music video 'Gangnam Style' took over the world. The infographic ranks the top 20 countries where the video has been most viewed and includes a month-by-month look at how viewership spread globally. The video has been translated into 24 languages helping it transcend geographic and language barriers.  (PRNewsFoto/Viki)

The Year of Psy: How 'Gangnam Style' Video Took Over the World in 2012

 Kpop star Psy's juggernaut video 'Gangnam Style' recently became the most viewed video in the history of YouTube.  Viki, the global TV...

Dec 18, 2012, 00:00 ET
Viki, el sitio de TV global impulsado por los fans, publico en el dia de hoy una infografia que revela el modo en que el arrasador video musical 'Gangnam Style' de Psy, la estrella coreana del pop, se apodero del mundo. La infografia clasifica los principales 20 paises donde el video ha resultado ser el mas visto e incluye una mirada mes a mes del modo en que los espectadores se extienden por todo el mundo. El video ha sido traducido a 24 idiomas, ayudandolo a trascender las barreras geograficas e idiomaticas.     (PRNewsFoto/Viki)

El año de Psy: cómo el video 'Gangnam Style' conquistó al mundo en 2012

 El imparable video 'Gangnam Style' de Psy, la estrella del Kpop, recientemente se convirtió en el video más visto en la historia de...

Dec 18, 2012, 00:00 ET
Viki, el sitio de TV global impulsado por los fans, publico en el dia de hoy una infografia que revela el modo en que el arrasador video musical 'Gangnam Style' de Psy, la estrella coreana del pop, se apodero del mundo. La infografia clasifica los principales 20 paises donde el video ha resultado ser el mas visto e incluye una mirada mes a mes del modo en que los espectadores se extienden por todo el mundo. El video ha sido traducido a 24 idiomas, ayudandolo a trascender las barreras geograficas e idiomaticas.     (PRNewsFoto/Viki)

O ano do Psy: como o vídeo "Gangnam Style" tomou conta do mundo em 2012

O vídeo arrasador do Kpop star Psy tornou-se recentemente o vídeo mais visto da história do YouTube. Viki, o site de TV global...

May 24, 2012, 00:05 ET

Viki Unlocks Music Lyrics for Global Fans, Signs Deal with Warner Music, LOEN, SEED to Bring Music to New Audiences

 Music Matters -- Viki, Inc., the global TV site powered by avid fans, today announced that it has signed deals with Warner Music Group (WMG),...

May 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

BBC Worldwide and Viki Partner to Bring Global Video Advertising to New Markets

 Viki, Inc., the global TV site powered by fans, today announced a video advertising partnership with BBC Worldwide. The partnership leverages...

Apr 03, 2012, 13:24 ET

Viki and SBS Content Hub Sign Multi-Year Agreement to Deliver Popular Korean Shows Exclusively to European Audiences

 MipTV – Viki, the global TV site powered by fans, today announced a partnership with SBS Contents Hub, the distribution arm of the...

Mar 15, 2012, 18:38 ET

New Anime Series From Legendary Manga Writer Leiji Matsumoto to be Released Worldwide on Viki

Viki, the international video site where TV shows and movies are translated into dozens of languages by a community of avid fans, today...

Dec 08, 2010, 11:00 ET

ViKi Announces $4.3M in Series A Funding and Launches Out of Beta

ViKi, a community-powered site that allows anyone to enjoy and discover world TV and movies in their own language, today launched out of beta and...