Hybrid TV & OTT

Roku updates mobile app

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Roku has updated its iOS and Android mobile app, rolling out a new design a ‘what’s on’ tab aimed at helping users find something to… Read more

Report: Google Unplugged to appear as early as February

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Google could reportedly launch new subscription streaming service, Google Unplugged, as early as February after agreeing terms with a number of major partners. According to… Read more

Icflix extends Tunisian reach with Orange deal


Middle East and North Africa streaming service Icflix is expanding its footprint in Tunisia by striking a strategic partnership with Orange Tunisie. Icflix will offer… Read more

France Télévisions chief outlines plan for French alternative to Netflix

Delphine Ernotte Cunci

France Télévisions hopes to move forward with plans to create a new SVOD platform to distribute French content and offer a counterweight in France to… Read more

Netflix reveals trend to match TV series and movies


Netflix says it has identified a new trend among its members whereby they integrate movies into their series binge watching. The US streaming service redefined… Read more

Netflix debuts on Liberty Global platform in Netherlands

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Netflix has launched on Liberty Global’s Horizon advanced TV platform in the Netherlands – the first launch of the service by the international cable group… Read more

YouTube orders musical original for Christmas

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YouTube has ordered an original Christmas special for its subscription Red service. The Keys of Christmas will be a special featuring Mariah Carey and YouTube… Read more

NTV+ begins selling hybrid box

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Russian pay TV operator NTV+ has launched its hybrid IP-satellite box, the VA1020. The box, which offers a range of IP-delivered services as well as… Read more

Netflix ‘not sustainable’ with ‘out-of-control spend’, says Ovum

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Research house Ovum has claimed Netflix’s current business model is unsustainable and its spending on content is out of control. Ovum, which like DTVE and… Read more

ITV and AwesomenessTV create UK block

Brian Robbins

Details of the upcoming AwesomenessTV-themed block coming to UK digital terrestrial channel ITV2 have been revealed. 2Awesome is the name of the programming block first… Read more