Some 51% of American internet users say they used Netflix to watch movies or TV shows over the past 12 months, according to a survey conducted by RBC Capital Markets.
The thirteen largest pay-TV providers in the US – representing about 95 % of the market – lost about 190,000 net video subscribers in 3Q 2015, compared to a loss of about 155,000 subscribers in 3 Q 2014.
Harmonic has announced that NASA TV UHD, the first consumer Ultra HD channel in North America, is now available.
The US District Court for the Central District of California issued a preliminary injunction to halt the illegal distribution of CCTV and TVB content on TVpad.
A survey of adult movie fans on the subject of virtual reality (VR) reveals that the availability of porn movies would influence more than 60% of them to adopt the new technology.
Motive Television will begin taking pre-orders for TabletTV Plus in the US on Thursday 12 November.
With the launch of the new Apple TV, Apple has the largest share of the streaming TV hardware market, at 31%, followed closely by Amazon, at 28%, according to Slice Intelligence.
Rising demand for broadband services will compensate for the loss in TV video subscribers and help sustain industry growth through 2016, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
The Kudelski Group has said that its OpenTV, Inc. and Nagra France SAS subsidiaries have filed a patent infringement suit against Verizon Communications and its subsidiary AOL Inc. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.
Scripps Networks Interactive has signed a strategic agreement to expand and migrate its North American distribution platform to a pair of SES satellites at the centre of the North American orbital arc.