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Discovery Kids set to foray into OTT service 11 April 2018

Discovery Kids, the children’s channel from Discovery Communication India is heading to debut in the OTT space. The network has partnered with streaming giant Netflix for the digital distribution of the series. The company although has not defined a date, is pretty optimistic about scoring big in OTT space while staying relevant in the linear …

CNBC TV18 to set up OTT platform 05 April 2018

CNBC TV18 is all set to come up with an OTT platform that will keep its audience up-to-date with breaking the business and financial news on a range of connected devices. Binoy Prabhakar, Editor, Network18, quoted, “I’m thrilled to lead the launch of CNBC-TV18’s web avatar at a time storytelling generally is being enriched by …

Fox+ to debut in Brazil 04 April 2018

Following the successful debut in Mexico, Fox+ is all set to debut in Brazil which will include all basic and premium content from a portfolio of 11 Fox channels. The bouquet will also have live sports events which are a first time in the Portuguese-speaking market. Currently, there are 15.2 million pay-TV households in Brazil …

Netflix, Telefonica extend partnership in Brazil 04 April 2018

Netflix and Vivo, Telefonica’s Brazilian wing have extended their agreement of video-on-demand (VOD) service for mobile subscribers. Netflix, as per the contract will be bundled to Vivo Turbo and Controle wherein the subscribers will have certain data to spend on watching OTT content on the SVOD platform. Vivo quoted, “Subscribers to both packages will have …

Cord-cutting triples in the US since 2013 03 April 2018

According to reports, the number of US households using (over-the-top) OTT service has seen a gigantic growth since 2013 and as a consequence, the no. of cord cutters in the country has tripled accordingly. While five years ago streaming-only homes were just over 5 million, in 2017, the figure clocked 14.1 million. As per reports, …

Law & Crime Network goes digital 03 April 2018

Law & Crime has introduced mobile and OTT apps on several platforms such as Android, iOS, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Google Play etc. The company is eyeing to expand its rapidly growing viewership. It is also going to debut on Roku very soon. Law & Crime which is garnering over 2 million monthly …

Vodafone Australia unveils Android video streaming device with Netflix promo 29 March 2018

Vodafone Australia has launched its Android video streaming device alongside a Netflix promotion offering which will see certain National Broadband Network (NBN) customers getting a 12-month complimentary subscription. The telecom giant aims to launch its NBN services across Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, and Tasmania in the next month. The telco’s new TV device provides customers an …

Rambler Group acquires Okko 29 March 2018

Rambler Group, under the terms of the “cash-strapped deal”, has taken over Era Capital owned Russian OTT platform Okko. According to reports, the previous owners of Okko will receive a minority stake in Rambler Group who are into cinema chains Cinema Park and Formula Cinema. Okko, previously called Yota Play was launched in 2011 was …

HBO launches HBO GO in Poland 29 March 2018

HBO GO, the over-the-top (OTT) service of HBO has launched its service in Poland. With the Polish launch, HBO GO is now available in 12 Central European countries. HBO Nordic, another regional OTT service is available in countries such as Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland. Similarly, HBO Espana is available in Spain. Herve Payan, CEO, …

Zee5 set to increase subscription revenue through original content 28 March 2018

Zee5, the OTT platform for ZEEL will soon be launching over 90 web-series in order to garner subscription revenue. The originals will be in multiple languages such as Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Bengali. The company plans to offer the whole library at Rs 99 per month which will be later revised to Rs …

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