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OTT Video revenues to pass $50 Billion by 2017

According to a recent 2017 prediction report on how trends and events that will shape OTT video, digital advertising and VR in 2017, it was predicted that OTT video revenues will pass $50 billion in 2017. The report also highlighted following: Top Ten Digital Media Predictions for 2017 Brands will re-evaluate the importance of reach. Beginning with …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 22 December,2016

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OTT can replace IPTV over time: CenturyLink

Reflecting on the changing viewing habits of consumers over an existing broadband connection, CenturyLink states that over the top video has huge potential to be the main delivery mechanism for video services. The company began the trial of an OTT platform outside of its Prism footprint early this year in four markets and it plans …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 07 December,2016

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Global OTT Content Revenues to Reach $53.2 Billion by the end of 2016

According to a new market research report by Future Market Insights, the Global OTT content revenues are expected to reach $53.2 billion by year-end 2016, up from $47.7 billion in 2015. Increasing broadband penetration, mobile device adoption, introduction of new smartphones and features, attractive pricing, more connectivity and content options will further fuel this growth. The market research …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 23 November,2016

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Star Media is all set to launch first homegrown Asian-exclusive OTT platform

STAR Media Group is all set to launch its first home grown over-the-top (OTT) service called Dimsum this week. The company will offer subscription video on demand services from their curated library of the best Asian content, sourced from all over the region. The content will mainly be drama series from Thailand, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 11 November,2016

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AT&T to give free Apple TV or Fire TV

AT&T to provide with free Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV for customers signing up for DirecTV Now video streaming service. According to AT&T customer support documents, any customer committing to sign-up for 3 months of paid AT&T and DirecTV services are entitled to get free Apple TV and customers signing up for 1 month of paid …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 10 November,2016

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OTT service Icflix launches on Xbox One

Middle East and North African over-the-top video streaming service Icflix is now available on Xbox One video game consoles. The service launches in the regions of Middle East and North America with a month’s free subscription. The service is then charged at US$7.99 a month for subscriptions of accessing unlimited content. The service will offer …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 28 October,2016

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Italy’s video advertising market to grow by 30% in 2016

According to figures published by Interactive Advertising Bureau Italia, the OTT and VOD video advertising market in Italy is expected to grow above 30% by the end of this year, representing one fourth of the total online advertising. This compares to the 2015, when the OTT video advertising market was worth up by 25% from …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 28 October,2016

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Rostelecom expands IPTV in Kamchatka

The Russian telco Rosteleco, has expanded its IPTV offerings in the Kamchatka region. The number of channels have also been raised to 220 including 68 HDTV channels. Rostelcom has expanded this offering after its launch of the subsea fibre optical backbone line connecting Magadan, Sakhalin and Kamchatka. The new offering has three packages including the …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 27 October,2016

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Yaddo’s SVOD Documentary App Goes Live

The BBC factual commissioner Nick Fraser has launched an app for iOS and Android platforms, named Yaddo, which will actually feature documentaries. Fraser said in an interview that the app is officially launched but its international roll-out will be staggered. The app is first launched in Europe and will reach other markets slowly. The service …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 27 October,2016

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HBO to reach Spain with Over-the-Top

HBO will launch its stand alone OTT service in Spain along with Pablo Sorrentino’s The Young Pope, within  the next few weeks. After expanding to the Nordic countries in 2012, HBO has been planning this move from a year long and finally reaches Spain sometime in November with an intention to test the European market. The service …

By: roshan | Leave a comment | 20 October,2016

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