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North American pay TV revenues to drop by 12%

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Traditional North American pay TV revenues from subscription and on-demand services are due to fall by 11.7% between 2014 and 2020, according to new stats… Read more

Most North American TV viewers only watch up to 10 channels

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The majority of North American TV viewers only watched between one and 10 TV channels in the Q4 2014, raising “alarming” questions about the future… Read more

Red Bull TV launches on Roku

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Red Bull TV is now available as a streaming channel on Roku players in the UK, Republic of Ireland, US and Canada. The channel, which is also available on… Read more

Popcornflix launches on PS4 and PS3

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Free movie and TV show streaming app Popcornflix is now available as an app for Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 3 (PS3) games consoles in the… Read more

Nintendo scraps European TV plans

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Nintendo has cancelled plans to launch its Nintendo TVii service in Europe, citing unexpected challenges in localising the offering for different markets.  Announcing its decision,… Read more

Vevo launches on Xbox One

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Music programmer Vevo is launching more than 100,000 music videos, original series and live concerts on the Xbox One console. An app, Vevo on Xbox… Read more

1+1 International lands in Canada

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Ukrainian international channel 1+1 International has secured a licence to broadcast in Canada and is expected to launch on pay TV networks soon. 1+1 estimates… Read more

Canada’s Bell undercuts Netflix with CraveTV

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Canadian telco and TV firm Bell is undercutting Netflix with its C$4 (€2.84) a month OTT service, CraveTV. The service, previously known as ‘Project Latte’… Read more

Roku adds Google Play Movies and TV store

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Roku has added the Google Play Movies and TV store to its streaming players in the UK and Ireland and US and Canada.  The Google… Read more

Canada’s Bell takes on Netflix with Latte

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Canadian telco and broadcaster Bell will launch a TV streaming service with content from HBO and several Hollywood studios. The service does not have a… Read more