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Animax to launch VOD service in Germany 22 July 2016

Animax, the pay-TV channel for the fans of Japanese cartoon series (animes), has transformed itself into a video-on-demand (VOD) service in Germany on July 1, 2016. The offer operated by Sony Pictures Television Networks is initially available exclusively on the cable network of Vodafone as part of its Video streaming platform Select Video. Further distribution …

OTT TV and video revenues in Western Europe will reach USD 14.64 billion in 2021 15 July 2016

OTT TV and video revenues in Western Europe are expected to more than double between 2015 and 2021, though the growth rates between the countries will vary widely, according to the latest report from Digital TV Researchy, looking at 17 countries. The study noted that while OTT adoption is already high in Scandinavia, the Netherlands …

VoD Services to reach EUR 990 million in Germany by 2021 08 July 2016

Following the market launch of US providers Netflix and Amazon and their intensive marketing activities, VoD has gained in popularity since 2014. A total of 43 percent of all German internet users use chargeable VoD services, which is equivalent to about 24 million users, according to the recent Goldmedia survey “Pay-VoD in Germany 2016-2021”. This …

43% of broadband users in Germany now subscribe to a VoD service 07 July 2016

Some 43 per cent of broadband users in Germany now subscribe to a VoD service, according to a report from market research firm GoldMedia. Predictably, Amazon and Netflix lead the market, but less commonly Amazon Prime is way out in front claiming 32 per cent of all SVoD users, followed by Netflix with 17 per …

Maxdome VoD service to provide entertainment to 80 million passengers every year 23 June 2016

By the end of this year, ICE high-speed trains will exclusively offer Maxdome’s video on demand services through the ICE portal, as the first and only video entertainment provider for the roughly 80 million passengers who travel on an ICE train every year. The service allows passengers to use their laptops or mobile devices to …

Netflix buys ITV Studios dramas for Europe 12 January 2015

Netflix has acquired several drama series from ITV Studios Global Entertainment for its services in the Benelux, France and Germany. The US-listed video streaming service has picked up exclusive SVOD rights to five seasons of Irish gangster series Love/Hate which goes out on RTE in Ireland. Netflix has 31.7 million paid subscribers! What are you still waiting …

Amazon Launches Prime Streaming in Austria 02 January 2015

Amazon has launched its Prime Instant Video service in Austria. The e-commerce giant has rolled out the Prime premium delivery service in the country, which now comes bundled with the Prime Instant Video service. While Amazon’s chief streaming rival, Netflix, has aggressively expanded in Europe and internationally, Amazon has limited its video service to the US and …

Belgacom adds Netflix to Proximus 29 December 2014

Belgian telecoms operator Belgacom started to roll out Netflix on its Proximus TV offering, as part of a gradual deployment that will take place over the next few months. Belgacom said that the move will give customers a “superior television experience which combines all technologies in an ideal way.” Viewers will also be able to resume playback of …

Netflix Updates its Playback Service to Stream Video More Efficiently 24 December 2014

Netflix updated its Playback Service, the internal name of Netflix’s system used to ensure quality video streaming with technology that can split up complex tasks into smaller tasks. Upgrading and ensuring a smoother streaming experience couldn’t come at a better time for Netflix, who just announced that it will be launching in Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, …

20th Century Fox, Wuaki.tv team up to power VOD films 16 December 2014

Spanish Video streaming platform Wuaki.tv and Twentieth Century Fox have launched a Christmas offer to power up video-on-demand (VOD) consumption. Among the available Fox films in Wuaki.tv’s catalogue are X-Men, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Fault in Our Stars, How to Train your Dragon 2, Avatar, Life of Pi and Prometheus. Wuaki.tv is currently …

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