With the World Cup not even a week old, BBC Sport has upgraded its connected TV app to place a greater emphasis on live content.
Virgin Media is to allow customers to add and pay for Netflix through their Virgin Media account.
Morocco’s Metraco SARL has chosen Foxxum to provide its clients in Morocco with the OTT experience on smart TVs.
Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organisation behind Sesame Street, has launched a new Sesame Street streaming TV app for Vewd-enabled connected TV devices.
M7 Group has integrated its M7 smart TV app into Samsung Smart TVs built from 2016 onwards.
More than 50% of US broadband households own a smart TV and more than 40% own a streaming media player, according to Parks Associates’ new report Smart TVs vs. Streaming Media Players: Winning Over Consumers.
Netflix has revealed the first set of smart TVs that it is recommending to customers in 2018, in addition to the 2017 models it recommended.
According to a new report from Conviva and nScreen Media, people who stream TV content now prefer to watch it on connected TV sets instead of PCs.
SpotX will be adding demographic breakouts based on Nielsen’s audience data for connected TV (CTV). This marks the first time a digital supply-side platformhas leveraged Nielsen analytics for CTV.
A total of 1.6 million TV sets were sold in Germany in Q1 2018. Of these, 1.2 million (75%) are equipped with smart functions, reports German industry association Deutsche TV-Plattform with reference to figures from GfK Retail & Technology.