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Asia Pacific OTT market leaping ahead

The Over-the-Top (OTT) business in Asia Pacific was unorganized with the presence of geographically focused players such as Hooq, Spuul, BoxTv, etc. It began full-fledged in 2015 with the arrival of Netflix in Japan and Australia, which slowly landed in other APAC countries the following year. Today the region is host to a number of …

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Audio streaming on the rise from 8% to 45%

According to the latest music consumer insight report published by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry’s (IFPI), there is a rise in the number of music consumers across the world that are listening via licensed audio streaming services.   The survey of internet users aged 16-64 in the world’s leading music markets revealed the …

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Cord cutting – History, Current Scenario and What to expect in the future

Cutting the cord or canceling your cable or satellite TV service in favor of a streaming service seems to be the trending topic these days. Cord-cutting is an actual phenomenon. It implies dumping a traditional TV subscription or cable service to switch over to a streaming service to consume your content or watch TV programs …

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Global broadband speeds go up by 15%, beneficial for video streaming providers

Global average broadband speeds have seen an unprecedented 15% rise in the past year which is great for OTT and IPTV providers. Broadband connections now have an average speed of 7.2Mbps. In 96 of the 149 countries/regions that Akamai tracks, a speed increase was noticed. South Korea with an average of 28.6Mbps held the top …

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Netflix – Viewing habits in Asian countries

According to findings of a study, Malaysians love to watch movies and TV series online. The study reveals Netflix’s peak video streaming hour is as late as 10 pm in Malaysia, Singapore and South Korea. Netflix says that at around 7 am, there is an increase of 34% in viewership worldwide for comedy. In India, …

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Wi-fi networks preferred by Koreans for video streaming

Wi-Fi networks rather than LTE networks are used by South Koreans for streaming video content on their smartphones, according to Yonhap news agency, citing a survey from Nielsen Korea. The report suggests that Wi-Fi network contributed to 90.7% of the time spent on video streaming services by Android smartphones users in March. LTE networks were …

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South Korea passes 14mn IPTV subs Milestone

According to a recent Yonhap news agency report, South Korea has now reached 14 million Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) service subscribers milestone. South Korea had been maintaining stable IPTV subscriber growth since the service was launched in the country in 2008. Country’s top three fixed-line operators KT, LG Uplus and SK Broadband ended January 2017 …

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South Korean IPTV market to grow at a CAGR of 5% by 2020

According to a recent Orbis Research study,  IPTV Market in South Korea has increased decision making capabilities and enjoys highly effective counter strategies to gain competitive advantage. The research predicts the South Corean IPTV market to grow steadily at a CAGR of around 5% during the forecast period. Increasing demand of video on demand services and …

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Netflix plans to go original in South Korea

Global SVOD service Netflix has just commissioned its first original twelve-part series based on a popular web cartoon strip from South Korea, as part of its move to go local in the region. The video streaming service has invested in a series called Love Alarm, which is based on graphic novelist Kye Young Chon’s romantic webtoon tales. Netflix has …

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Asia gets a new OTT service – RugbyPass

A new OTT service RugbyPass is getting launched for the sports lovers throughout the entire Asia. The service will offer live and on-demand Rugby action in HD quality to the Rugby fans across Asia including the year-round action from International Test Matches, Super Rugby, the Rugby Championship and more on multiple internet-connected devices. RugbyPass is currently …

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