Products launched by TV manufacturers in 2011 show how critical internet services are to the future of TV. In 2011, more than 25% of all flat panel TVs shipped are expected to have some form of internet connectivity. According to the DisplaySearch Q2’11 Quarterly TV Design and Features Report, this number is forecast to grow […]
The over-the-top video market is no longer about the volume of transactions. Most companies offering OTT content are motivated to explore new strategic paradigms to monetise their services, which will drive service revenues in the world OTT market at an average compounded annual growth rate of 32% through 2016, reaching $16.4 billion (€11.3 billion), forecasts […]
The number of homes paying for IPTV will rocket to 155 million by the end of 2016, up from 35 million at the end of 2010, according to Digital TV Research. The IPTV Forecasts report goes on to explain that the Asia Pacific region will supply 85 million of the 120 million additional subscribers during […]
“There is a plethora of business models being implemented to find an ideal monetization method for OTT,” according to IMS Research. A development sparked by the diverse interest in the OTT market from major CE suppliers, pay-TV operators, leading internet portal companies, DVD rental companies, and large CE retailers.
Based on Digital TV Research Ltd’s forecasts for 73 countries, pay-TV revenues will climb to $173 billion (€121.9 billion) in 2016, up by $49 billion on 2006 but only up by $18 billion (12%) on 2010. The Digital TV World Revenue Forecasts report stated that on-demand revenues will increase much faster than subscription revenues, though […]