TV

OTT to ‘overtake traditional TV within five years’

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Within the next five years, viewing hours of live linear content streamed over the web will surpass those of traditional broadcast TV, according to new… Read more

TV to account for ‘30% of high-end ads’ in key markets

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The US, China and Japan will drive a recovery in luxury advertising, with TV taking about 30% of the total spend. The three key markets… Read more

Nielsen: US adults’ news consumption up 18% in 2016

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US adults spent 72.5 billion minutes consuming news in the average week in 2016, an 18% increase from the prior year, according to Nielsen. The research… Read more

Former Google, Instagram staffers launch Dreams mobile TV app

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Former Google and Instagram staff members, Tom Bender and Greg Hochmuth, have launched a new “mobile-only TV network” app called Dreams. Dreams collects videos from more… Read more

Whitepaper | Delivering Live Video from the Cloud When the World is Watching

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Learn how to simplify live video workflow and ensure quality You’ve got one chance to get a live event right. Learn how to build quality… Read more

Channel 4 chief Abraham quitting to launch new media business

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Channel 4 chief executive David Abraham is leaving the UK broadcaster later this year to launch a new media business in 2018. Abraham has been at the… Read more

Sky-backed OnPrime TV now available in Germany, Italy and UK on Apple TV

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OnPrime TV, the Sky and Cisco-backed OTT TV service targeting migrant groups in the pay TV operator’s home markets, is now live in the UK,… Read more

Thinkbox: TV accounts for 75% of UK video viewing

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TV accounted for 74.8% of UK video viewing last year, down slightly from 76% in 2015, though total video consumption was up year-on-year, according to… Read more

Deutsche Telekom mulling standalone mobile OTT TV service

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Deutsche Telekom is considering launching a standalone OTT TV product in Germany, according to Tim Höttges, the company’s CEO. Speaking to analysts after Telekom released… Read more

Proximus grows TV base by 5% in 2016

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Proximus grew its TV base by 5.3% last year, after adding 17,000 unique TV customers in the fourth quarter. The Belgian operator said that by… Read more

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