CES 2016 preview: top consumer tech trends 

Steve Plunkett

Ericsson’s chief technology officer, broadcast and media services, Steve Plunkett, looks at this year’s top trends for CES. As the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opens… Read more

The truth behind Generation Z’s TV viewing habits

David Crawford

Arqiva’s managing director of satellite and media, David Crawford, explores the true TV habits of Generation Z – and what they might mean for the… Read more

Netflix: the troubled teen

Kate Bulkley

Can Netflix’s business plan elevate the company from teenage upstart to dependable adult? Kate Bulkley reports. Eighteen is a difficult age for humans and so, it… Read more

Cable’s survival strategy


If there’s one thing you can rely on with John Malone it’s that his big media deals get the attention of the entire industry, writes… Read more

Digital Single Market: Blurred signals from Brussels

Raymond Snoddy. Photo credit:

Content owners are sceptical about the EU’s plans for a Digital Single Market. They want to protect the status quo on selling rights. Raymond Snoddy… Read more

OTT’s eastern promise

Kate Bulkley

Over-the-top distribution is the new normal and the days of launching conventional linear TV channels may be numbered, writes Kate Bulkley. The appetite for buying… Read more

MIPTV Digital Fronts: in review

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Preeya Naul, director of publisher solutions at Rightster, looks at the impact of Vice and other developments in the online video world at the recent… Read more

Why IPTV operators need to go OTT

Michael Lantz

Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo, argues that telcos need to adopt OTT technology to remain flexible and cost effective. The media world has been evolving at… Read more

BT TV’s power team

Delia Bushell

Kate Bulkley profiles the top trio at BT who are tweaking Sky’s tail and leading the telco’s TV strategy. When the auction for Premier League… Read more

African pay TV opportunities

Kate Bulkley

One of the main questions for 2015 will be where the new growth is going to be found in the pay TV and broadband business,… Read more