Over half of UK media buyers plan to increase their spending on video-on-demand advertising by at least…
Even as consumers spend more time watching time-shifted TV programming, the amount of live programming they watch and the bulk of viewing activity remains constant.
According to Nielsen’s first quarter cross-platform report, adults spent… [Read more on Broadcasting & Cable]
Fondé en 2012, TeVolution est un opérateur de télévision français qui propose une offre… [Lire la suite sur Maddyness]
As it aims to make best use of its legacy and new Android set-top box estate, Swisscom is to introduce personalised recommendations and search capabilities for users of its IPTV service.
To facilitate such functionality…[Read more on Rapid TV News]
The pay-TV market has never been particulary strong in Spain and the latest figures show that while 21.2% of Spanish homes… [Read more on Rapid TV News]
No time to catch up on your favourite soap opera or the box set everybody is talking about? Now you can thanks to technology that can condense a film or television episode into… [Read more on Business Insider]
Following the launch of the Samsung HD interactive set-top box in April, StarHub is now allowing its users to store recorded programmes on their own hard disks.
The service is not for free however, as an… [Read more on Techgoondu]
In what my be an alarming find for the pay-TV industry, an Adroit Digital survey has revealed that nearly two-thirds of multiscreen users would cut the cable cord and an inherent tendency to skip ads.
The study from the digital… [Read more on Rapid TV News]
Sky Television has unveiled a new subscription video-on-demand service that will be free for MySky customers and available for… [Read more on The New Zeland Herald]
Representing about 40 million TV households, Germans now receive virtually all on-demand content by Blu-ray Disc or DVD. Video-on-demand services are set to change that over the next three to five years, says Christoph Wagner, a partner in Morrison & Foerster’s new Berlin office. “Look for dynamic, if not explosive interest in VoD as broadband penetration… [Read more on Mondaq]
Freeview is looking to the launch of its recently announced Freeview Connected service, which will see catch-up players such as iPlayer and 4oD and apps integrated into TV sets as standard, to encourage consumers to “reappraise” the brand as…
German commercial broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland now provides the customers of Germany’s largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland with its complete portfolio of catch-up TV services. RTL II Now, Super RTL Now, RTL Nitro Now and n-tv Now were integrated into… [Read more on Broadband TV News]
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Video and Ad Insertion Server Market” report to their offering.
The evolution in digital technology has led television broadcast facilities through a phase of transition. Upgrades from analog to digital transmission and to high-definition (HD) content have resulted in … [Read more on BusinessWire]
The number of video-on-demand (VOD) users in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) will grow by about one million, despite the lack of broadband infrastructure in the region.
According to a Deloitte report, users will select movies, TV programmes and short clips from a catalogue of hundreds of titles, which will then play on demand through television sets, mobile phones and other digital media devices. This user behaviour, it says, will be equivalent to… [Read more on iTWEB]
Vodafone Netherlands is partnering with Entone and its systems integration partner, Divitel, to deploy fibre-based TV services in the Netherlands.
The Vodafone service will be deployed over the provider’s high speed FTTH network to enable an array of advanced television services, including pause live TV (PLTV) and a video-on-demand (VOD) library from public broadcasters, HBO, Videoland and others. [Read more on Rapid TV News]
INTERVIEW – Comment la France vend-elle ses programmes à l’étranger pendant le MIPTV? Explications avec Mathieu Béjot, délégué général de TV France International…
De notre envoyée spéciale à Cannes
Au MIPTV, royaume des emplettes du petit écran, il y a ce que la France achète. Des jeux comme «Boom», que TF1 a acheté à l’israélien Keshet, des séries comme «Halt and Catch Fire» (acquis par Canal+) ou «The Missing» (une prise de TF1)… Et il y a ce que la France vend. Arte a annoncé mardi… [Lire la suite sur Le Figaro]
Overall video entertainment spend in the UK is expected to reach £10 billion by 2018, averaging 2% annual growth between 2014 and 2018, according to research from Futuresource Consulting.
Total consumer spend on video in the UK grew by 4% in 2013 to exceed £9 billion, with a further 3% growth expected in 2014 – driven primarily by… [Read more on Connected Consumer]
The report “Video On Demand (VOD) Market By Solutions (Pay TV, OTT, IPTV); By Delivery (TVOD, SVOD, NVOD); By Applications (Entertainment, Education And Training, Video Kiosk, E-Commerce, Digital Libraries) Global Advancements, Market Forecasts And Analysis (2013-2018)”, defines and segments the VOD market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and forecasting of revenues. The report also identifies [Read more on Digital Journal]