Please wait while we enable your Account


Contacting Amazon Web Services
Deploying Cloud Servers, Storage, Transcoding & Database Servers
Deploying Global CDN
Deploying Firewall & Enabling Security Measures
Deploying the CMS & Admin Module
Deploying Website, Mobile & TV Apps framework
Creating your FTP account
Finishing up all the modules
Preparing for launch

BBC Fears Loss Of Subscribers To Distraction From Connected Devices

Roshan Dwivedi Published on : 06 October 2015
BBC Young Subscribers Millennials TV Viewing Habits


The BBC is worrying less about competition from over-the-top (OTT) video streaming platforms like Netflix, and more about the danger of losing the attention of young viewers distracted by their devices, according to director of audiences, Nick North.

“What we’re thinking about is OTT: is this a threat to TV, is Netflix a threat to TV? No it isn’t. It represents a small part of what people want from TV,” said North, speaking on a panel at the Mipcom conference in Cannes. “But social will grow and become the primary activity: the kid sitting there with the TV on, but they’re on their [mobile] screen. So it’s where the attention lies from screen to screen.”

North said the BBC is determined to use its audience research to serve younger consumers wherever they are watching – a strategy that extends to its development of iPlayer and YouTube preferences for Radio 1. North also said the BBC’s development of a “sign-in” process for its iPlayer service in the UK will also reignite its international ambitions.

Read the entire story here.

Written by: Roshan Dwivedi

Add your comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Try Muvi One free for 14 days

No Credit Card Required
Your website will be at, you can change this later.

Upcoming Webinar
December 07

8:00AM PST

The Evolution of Streaming: Past, Present & Future with Muvi

Let’s uncover the past, navigate the present, and chart the course for what’s next in the dynamic world of streaming! In this webinar, we’ll embark on a journey through the dynamic landscape of streaming, exploring its roots, current state, and the exciting innovations shaping its future, all while uncovering the role of Muvi in this transformative journey.

Things the webinar will cover:

  1. Introduction to Streaming’s Origins:
    • Tracing the beginnings of streaming technology.
    • Milestones and key developments that laid the foundation.
  2. Current Streaming Landscape:
    • Overview of the current streaming ecosystem.
    • Market trends, consumer behavior, and the impact of global events.
  3. Muvi’s Contribution to Streaming:
    • How Muvi has played a pivotal role in the evolution of streaming.
    • Case studies and success stories highlighting Muvi’s impact.
  4. Technological Advancements:
    • Exploring cutting-edge technologies influencing streaming.
    • Muvi’s role in integrating and harnessing these advancements.
  5. Content Delivery Strategies:
    • Diversification in content types and formats.
    • Muvi’s solutions for optimizing content delivery.
  6. Monetization Models:
    • Examining varied revenue streams in streaming.
    • Muvi’s tools for effective monetization and subscription management.
  7. User Experience and Engagement:
    • Enhancing user satisfaction and engagement.
    • Muvi’s features for creating a seamless streaming experience.
  8. Future Trends and Innovations:
    • Predictions for the future of streaming.
    • Muvi’s roadmap and commitment to staying ahead of industry trends.

Event Language: English
1 hour