Sky is adding Box Sets to Buy & Keep to its Sky Store in the UK and Ireland. The service includes the ability to watch the content immediately across digital devices – and a CD sent in the post.
The Polish public broadcaster TVP is set to add content from the BBC to its on demand offer from Q1 2017.
The international streaming TV and VOD service Divan.TV has entered into a partnership with Dune HD.
French media company Vivendi will shut down its German subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service Watchever on December 31, 2016.
Cyfrowy Polsat has launched a new version of the ipla app that gives access to on demand content without an internet connection.
Five major Russian media companies are looking into the possibility of launching a local equivalent of Hulu.
Pay-TV and paid video-on-demand (VOD) services achieved rising figures in terms of revenues, usage and number of offers in Germany in 2015.
More than three quarters (77%) of German internet users watch movies, TV programmes or other videos as internet streams.
Over three-quarters (77%) of Polish internet users now watch long video content such as movies, TV series and documentaries using VOD services.
Revenues from SVOD services such as Netflix and Amazon are set to more than double from $14.6 billion this year to $34.6 billion in 2021.