SNL Kagan estimates the US cable, DTH and IPTV platforms collectively shed more than 600,000 video subscribers in the three months ended June 30, falling to 100.4 million combined residential and commercial subs at mid-year.
Hispanics are more likely to have made streaming an integral part of their video viewing lifestyle, according to Horowitz Research.
OTT streaming video on demand services remain a complement to, not a replacement for, traditional pay TV, according to Horowitz Research.
The number of TV sets connected to the Internet will reach 876 million by 2020, up from 105 million at end-2010 and the 415 million expected at end-2015, according to a new report from Digital TV Research.
More than a quarter (28%) of internet users in Germany use paid-for video-on-demand (VOD) services such as Netflix, maxdome, Amazon Prime, Watchever or Sky Snap.
Despite concerns over the longer term viability of TV advertising, Ovum’s latest forecast shows that, on a global basis, revenue growth is expected to continue through to 2020.
The top 10 pay-TV services in the United States lost over 400,000 digital television subscribers in the second quarter of 2015.
A growing reliance on smartphones and tablets is affecting TV viewing, particularly among the young.
German consultancy and market research company Goldmedia has expanded its team of consultants with the appointment of market and media researcher Dr Mathias Wierth as associate partner.
Parks Associates’ OTT Video Market Tracker reveals high churn rates for many OTT video subscriber services.