A quarter, or 291 million, SVOD subscriptions will come direct to SVOD platforms via mobile apps, according to the latest report published by Digital TV Research.
Zattoo has added the subscription video-on-demand service of Hollywood studio MGM to its portfolio.
STV Player, the video-on-demand service from Scottish broadcaster STV, has been added to Apple TV devices.
Disney+, which will launch in many European countries on March 24, 2020, has a user experience equal to Amazon Prime Video, but still clearly lags behind industry leader Netflix.
With the headwind from its US launch, promising buzz through marketing and previews, Disney+ will most likely see a positive start in the German market.
Britbox has named Will Harrison as managing director of its UK service.
The most streamed series on BritBox was Doctor Who Classic in the days from Christmas Eve through to Boxing Day.
Disney+ has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Canal+ Group in France, similar to its deal with Netflix.
US-based SVOD platform CuriosityStream said it is now being delivered to 10,512,340 paying subscribers.
AMC Networks has announced that its four targeted subscription video on demand services – Acorn TV, Shudder, Sundance Now, and UMC (Urban Movie Channel) – now exceed two million subscribers in. the US.