Streaming media player unit shipments hit a new high in 2012, according to the Multimedia Research Group (MRG). Apple TV is the leading product in this area.
The Ukrainian cable operator Triolan is to start offering the OTT service Divan.tv to its subscribers from the beginning of 2013.
Sky Go has made itself available on 14 more Android devices, bringing the total to 25. The multiscreen service is now supporting the Jellybean operating system 4.1 and 4.2.
NOW TV has begun a trial of Sky Sports on the PC and Mac ahead of a full launch early next year.
Netflix has signed a major deal with The Walt Disney Company that will give it exclusive access to new cinema releases from Disney, Pixar and Marvel, starting in 2016.
Dailymotion has added Al Jazeera, Russia Today, the Telegraph Media Group and VICE as dedicated channels on its video portal.
13% of broadband subscribers in the US, some 11 million households, do not subscribe to cable-like pay-TV services, according to research from TDG.
Sky has added its Now TV internet TV service to Roku streaming players.
Consumers in the United States and the UK are increasingly turning to broadband-delivered video services to supplement their cable and satellite viewing.
YouView has launched on the Channel Islands on the JT (the combination of Jersey Telecom and Guernsey’s Wave Telecom) network.