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Google launches VOD service in the African market 22 February 2016

Google under its Google Pay Movies app is now offering VOD services in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Jurassic World & The Lego Movie … Continue reading

VoD OTT penetration is increasing 16 February 2016

According to eMarketer, 186.9 million people in the US will be consuming video content via apps or sites like Hulu, YouTube, etc. Video on demand (VoD) services has been growing rapidly over the last 5 years. It is estimated that … Continue reading

Trends in the digital industry 11 February 2016

A recent survey by CSG International in partnership with Pipeline Market Research on communications service providers revealed that 73% of them expect that their offerings will go digital in 3 years time. 69% said they would update their business processes, … Continue reading

Consumers Spending Over $6 per Month on Netflix, Hulu Plus & Other SVOD 29 January 2016

Parks Associates announced a new research report today showing average monthly spending on Internet-based subscription VOD services among U.S. broadband households increased from $3.71 per month in 2012 to $6.19 per month in 2015.Content Strategies: Survival in the New Video World … Continue reading

Cable vs Subscription VOD : The Numbers 29 January 2016

    Parks Associates says 60 percent of SVOD subscribers have canceled one or more service in the past year. Yet they appear to ping to other services instead of abandoning SVOD altogether, accounting for the healthy growth. Here’s a … Continue reading

Oz TV Execs Are Excited About OzTAM DTV Ratings 29 January 2016

Television executives have welcomed an announcement from OzTAM that its much-hyped digital TV ratings service will be launched in coming weeks. Networks have been eagerly awaiting the new measuring system, known as Video Player Measurement (VPM), because it will record audiences … Continue reading

4G LTE Subscriptions Will Reach 1b, Encourage SVOD : Ovum 28 January 2016

Analyst firm Ovum has revealed research showing that 4G long-term evolution (LTE) subscriptions reached 1.05 billion during Q4 of financial year 2015. According to Ovum’s report, three quarters of all LTE subscriptions come from just five countries: China, at 35 … Continue reading

VOD Is A Hit With Kids In UK, Reveals Survey 27 January 2016

The amount of time UK children spend online has overtaken that spent watching television for the first time, according to a new report. An annual survey by research agency Childwise suggested young people now use the internet for three hours … Continue reading

VOD In Germany All Set For A 24% Hike 27 January 2016

Revenues at online portals for streaming series, films and short clips in Germany are expected to rise to EUR 717 million this year, an increase of 24 percent compared with the previous year (EUR 579 mln), according to IT association … Continue reading

Netflix VPN Crackdown : The Real Reason Why Netflix Is Doing This 25 January 2016

It’s a rare thing when a high-profile company changes its position on a key issue overnight. So Netflix’s announcement on January 15 that it would take steps to stop AustraliaN customers streaming shows that aren’t officially available in their country came … Continue reading