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The proportion of homes ditching traditional TV and exclusively taking an SVOD service is on the rise, according to new research. The overall number of… Read more


HBO is set to close its channels in the Netherlands at the end of the year. The premium pay TV network will cease to distribute… Read more

Bruce Tuchman

Niche SVOD services will continue to gain ground in a world where launching new linear services is now ‘implausible’, says former AMC and MGM international… Read more

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Charles Dawes, senior director, international marketing at TiVo looks at whether virtual reality and augmented reality are changing the way we view entertainment.  There has… Read more

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Hybrid TV solutions are the only models that offer choice for consumers and operators, argues Sylvain Thevenot, managing director, Netgem Europe The ongoing debate continues… Read more

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Tom Williams, CEO of Ostmodern, looks at how broadcasters can survive and prosper in the age of OTT TV. For better or worse, the growth… Read more

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Twitter’s live video service, Periscope, has introduced curated video channels to highlight “interesting topics, ideas, and events”. Channels will be categorised according to the conversation… Read more

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The majority shareholder of Viacom and CBS has urged the US media giants to re-merge. National Amusements has sent an open letter to CBS Corp.… Read more

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Com Hem has closed its SEK 1.33 billion (€144 million) acquisition of rival Swedish pay TV operator Boxer. In a statement issued this morning, Com Hem… Read more


MTV International is due to launch three new UK-produced original Snapchat series in the coming weeks. Show Us Ur Phone is a new short-form gameshow series… Read more