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eLearning – Changing fortunes across the world 22 March 2016

Meet Jessi– Jessi’s a small time guitar player based in a village in Croatia and works alternate nights at the local bar. To supplement his income, he goes around playing in neighborhood villages as and when gigs come up. Jessi, like most of his friends, has access to good broadband service. Stumbling upon video shows …

Trends in the African video streaming market 14 March 2016

Africa is a unique region for video streaming services. The interior areas of the continent lack cable TV access, while regions are getting increasingly covered by telecom internet services and this acts as a catalyst for video on demand services. Today, internet penetration stands at 16% in Africa, which translates to 160 million people. At …

The Future is Streaming; the future is Smart Connected Devices 02 March 2016

Did you know, 35% viewers preferred streaming the Super Bowl 50 on connected devices last month? With video on demand (VOD) services taking the front seat, connected and mobile devices are set to rule the entertainment industry. Connected TVs in particular, are seeing an ever increasing trend in the very recent years. The biggest growth …

Why Video Streaming Platform providers are producing their own Shows & Movies? 18 February 2016

It is no secret that video streaming services like Netflix and Hulu are giving a tough competition to Pay-TV operators. YouTube and Apple too have entered into the exclusive video content market. YouTube Red which is available for 9.99 USD a month, has launched YouTube Originals. The first four shows to streamed are Scare PewDiePie …

Netflix : Can The Streaming Major Change The OTT Game In India? 12 February 2016

In the beginning of January, the news of Netflix launching its operations in India has hogged on some serious limelight. This launch is part of a global announcement that saw Netflix being simultaneously launched in over 130 countries. However, its India launch got a lot of dynamics and pundits worked up. Netflix : The Story …

Live Streaming: Resurrecting The Phenomenon For Bigger Audience Growth 10 February 2016

NBC recently scored the highest-rated Democratic debate since October, pulling in more than 10 million viewers. CBS scored with more than 43 million viewers for the Jan. 17 Broncos-Steelers matchup, the highest-rated AFC divisional playoff game in the last 21 years. Nearly 10 million people tuned into the final season premiere of PBS drama Downton Abbey. Bottom line? The …

What Will Drive VOD In India In 2016? 20 January 2016

The market today for Video On Demand is huge and always expanding. In fact, the boost to the potential for online content viewing comes from factors such as widespread Smartphone penetration, launch of better connectivity options and demand for variety in content. These factors will also be responsible in driving the online VOD industry in …

Demand For Video Streaming Services Is Up, But How? 08 January 2016

Think people have binged enough? No? Just like the rest of the world. For a fact, entertainment has grown to account for more than 70% of peak Internet traffic, up from 69% earlier this year and 64% during the first half of 2014, as per the latest report from Sandvine. Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Video and Hulu …

5 Tips For Success For SVOD Services 21 December 2015

By the end of 2015, the SVOD market is set to reach 161 million homes as per a recent report from Research and Markets. If we look at their predictions for forthcoming years, the growth is even more apparent. By 2020, this figure will reach 306 million, with a revenue of $26,794 million; a more …

Growth Hack : Working Out Content Rights & Release Windows 14 December 2015

Distributors have to now take cue from the success of VOD services who have helped brought premium content in short windows to the audiences and have clarity of thought on shortening all release windows. The lesser time they take, the more interested the audience is.

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