Dutch tablet VOD viewing triples

Family TV on iPadViewing on-demand programming on tablets has tripled over the past year according to research by Ipsos Synovate.

One in five viewers is now watching movies, tv-series and catch-up TV programming on a tablet. However, viewing on-demand programming on the TV sets remains the most popular way of watching.

The number of people using VOD services has doubled during 2012 with two million using such services.

Three out of ten users said they used VOD the past week. Movies are the most popular on-demand fare with every new release coming into the Top 10 of most requested programming within a week after becoming available.