Nielsen begins measuring Netflix and SVOD

netflix THUMB

US ratings agency Nielsen has started offering a syndicated solution to measure subscription video-on-demand and streaming content, including the likes of Netflix. Clients including A+E… Read more

Ampere: almost three quarters of US web users take SVOD


Almost three quarters of internet users in the US have at least one SVOD subscription, according to new research by Ampere Analysis. The company said… Read more

Disney SVOD service launches in Ireland

Toy Story

The Walt Disney Company has launched its family-focused SVOD service DisneyLife in Ireland. A multi-account for families will cost €6.99 per month, offer Disney, Pixar… Read more

Asia Pacific SVOD set to overtake North America

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Asia Pacific is due to overtake North America this year to become the biggest subscription video-on-demand  market by subscriber numbers. This is according to Digital… Read more

Iflix appoints Indonesian boss

Matthew Collier

Emerging market SVOD service Iflix has appointed the former CEO of ad agency Y&R Group Indonesia, Matthew Collier, as head of Iflix Indonesia. Collier will… Read more

HBO Nordic teams with Turner for kids OTT service


HBO Nordic and Turner EMEA have joined forces to create Toonix, a kids-focused OTT service. Toonix is a new brand Turner EMEA has created for… Read more

Global OTT revenues to double between 2016 and 2022


Global over-the-top TV (OTT) revenues will more than double between 2016 and 2022, driven by the success of subscription video-on-demand (SVOD), according to a new… Read more

Western European SVOD subscriptions ‘to reach 65m by 2022’


The number of Western European SVOD subscriptions is due to reach 65.07 million by 2022 with 10.69 million subs to be added in 2017 alone,… Read more

SVOD service Afrostream shutting down screenshot

African-themed subscription video-on-demand service Afrostream is shutting down two years after its launch. The service, which offers a mix of African, Afro-Caribbean and Afro-American movies… Read more

The Africa Channel launching SVOD offering

Demand Africa

US-based The Africa Channel is launching a subscription video-on-demand service targeted at the African diaspora audience and others interested in Africa-themed content. Demand Africa is… Read more