By the end of 2008, nearly 24 million Europeans will access the internet via a mobile phone, generating €5 billion in revenues, according to the latest ITMedia Consulting report.
The number of households equipped to receive digital TV broadcasts globally has tripled in the period from 2000 to 2008, arriving at 380 million or 25% of total TV households.
The UK is the first European nation to adopt digital video recorders (PVRs) in significant numbers, according to international research firm Parks Associates’ new study Entertainment 2.0 in Europe.
The Italian digital TV sector is worth €3.4 billion, 15% more than in 2007, with DTH platform Sky Italia responsible for 87% of the total.
An estimated 290 million households had the capability to view internet video at the end of 2007, of which 28 million had the ability to display internet video on a TV, according to the IMS Research study IPTV: Beyond Telco TV. By the end of 2013, this 28 million is forecast to grow to 300 […]
Ofcom’s annual research into the Global Communications Market has found the industry to make an average £172 (€204.5) per person, of which £71 comes from subscriptions, £58 comes from advertising, with the remainder from public funding including the BBC Licence Fee.
For the first time, Finland is now top of the chart of the most advanced European countries when it comes to switching off analogue. The country now has 88.0% digital penetration, just ahead of the United Kingdom with 83.2%, the former number one, according to the new edition of Television – International Key Facts from […]
Global broadband subscribers have now reached the milestone of 400 million, according to a report prepared for the Broadband Forum by industry analysts, Point Topic.
Set-top box revenues in North America will decline 5% from 2008 to 2009, but volumes will actually rise, albeit at a relatively weak 9.3% annual rate over the same period, according to Austin based IMS Research. Globally, the company is forecasting a 2% decline in revenues from 2008 to 2009 on 5% volume growth.
Less than one in five Lithuanians (19%) claim to have sufficient information on the transition to digital broadcasting, according to a survey carried out by TNS Gallup for the incumbent telco TEO LT.