Content theft by pirates has become a full-fledged business and a formidable competitor to established pay TV operators, according to new data released by Irdeto.
A new market snapshot by Parks Associates reveals 50% of consumers who try a VR (virtual reality) headset enjoy it and make plans to purchase one, while 15% who try one enjoy the experience and then buy a headset.
Almost half (49%) of premium digital pay-TV customers in the UK are watching less than a fifth of the channels included in their TV packages, according to new research by uSwitch.com, the independent price comparison and switching service.
Netflix finds more than 30 million viewers around the world pair TV and movies.
Netflix will remain the dominant force in Western European SVOD for the next five years.
The video software market is expected to exceed $9 billion in revenue by 2021, according to new insights released today by IHS Markit.
The largest cable operator in the Netherlands Ziggo is also the largest broadband provider with slightly more than 3.13 million connections.
Ooyala’s Q3 2016 Global Video Index shows that viewers in Europe, particularly Great Britain, watch more online sports content via mobile than those in the rest of the world.
The Dutch TV revenues have grown during the third quarter driven by price increases from Ziggo and KPN in July 2016.
Eastern Europe will have 18.19 million paying SVOD subscribers [for TV episodes and movies – excluding sports, for example] across 18 countries by 2021, up from 3.33 million at end-2015 and 5.58 million by end-2016 – almost sextupling between 2015 and 2021.