Parks Associates estimates smart TV penetration will reach 57% in Western Europe this year.
The turnover generated by pay-TV channels and paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services has increased in Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland in 2016 by around 11% to over €3 billion for the first time (2015: €2.7 billion).
BBC research into the virtual reality has found initially dim expectations turned into excitement about the medium.
According to the Media Standard Survey (MSS) conducted by Kantar TNS, 42% of Dutch households have their TV set connected to the internet, with a further 15% using a dongle or media centre.
Eurodata TV Worldwide, the international division of Médiamétrie,reorganisation of its research division.
Online video viewing will rise 20% in 2017, according to Zenith’s Online Video Forecasts 2017.
Middle East & North Africa OTT TV episodes and movies will generate revenues of $1.75 billion by 2022; more than quadruple the $428 million recorded in 2016.
The US pay-TV market started 2017 with a slight decline.
If forced to decide between legacy pay-TV or SVOD services, 57% of dual-service users would choose legacy pay-TV, 43% streaming services like Netflix and Hulu.T
Over 50% of US broadband households now watch Internet video on a television screen, according to Parks Associates.