MIPCOM 2020. 2020 will undeniably always be marked by the coronavirus crisis. But one indicator has come out a winner thanks to lockdowns – the amount of time spent watching television.
The latest research from Ampere Analysis has found that almost one in five US internet users are accessing AVoD (Ad-supported Video on Demand) services.
German platform operator M7 Deutschland is adding free-TV channels RTLplus, VOXup and Toggo plus to its BasisHD package.
A joint operation between Trading Standards Scotland, Police Scotland and the City of London’s Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) has targeted a major illegal distributor of premium TV content.
DAZN and Discovery have extended their distribution partnership that brings live and on demand access to Eurosport 1 HD and Eurosport 2 HD channels in five countries.
A man who pleaded guilty to supplying set-top boxes that illegally provided access to pay-TV content has been jailed for two years.
The European Handball Federation has awarded the rights to live and on demand coverage of the EHF Champions League to DAZN in Austria, Germany, Spain and Switzerland.
The owners of Panasonic smart TV sets in Germany and Switzerland can now choose Zattoo as their main TV reception method, with the Zattoo user interface being set as the standard.
Asia Pacific will have 467 million SVOD subscriptions by 2025, up from 267 million in 2019, according to Simon Murray’s Digital TV Research.
The global population of TV and video streaming devices has now exceeded 1.1 billion, according to the latest analysis from Strategy Analytics’ TV Streaming Platforms service.