The North American SVOD sector is by far the most mature in the world, with 112 million SVOD subscribers to movie and TV episode platforms by end-2016.
CBS is expanding the availability of CBS All Access internationally through a partnership of its CBS Interactive and CBS Studios International divisions.
Rights holders in Canada, including cablers Bell Canada, TVA, Videotron, and Rogers are stepping up the battle against illegal viewing and are now targeting Kodi add-on repository TVAddons.
WATCH VIDEO. Dutch music company Xite is launching a 4K music video experience in Canada on Rogers Communications, one of the country’s leading providers of cable television..
The Kudelski Group said that its OpenTV and Nagravision subsidiaries have filed a patent infringement suit against Shaw Communications in the Federal Court of Canada.
Canadian broadcaster Super Channel and Ginx eSportsTV have signed an exclusive deal to create and distribute a new 24-hour channel for video game fans in Canada.
SPI International/Filmbox Channels Group and Ethnic Channels Group (ECG) have agreed on a distribution deal which appoints the latter as an exclusive agent for the SPI’s thematic and international channels in Canada.
CFL has launched the latest version of their mobile application, CFL Mobile, on iOS and Android.
As consumers find themselves with a wider variety of OTT content options, price is becoming less of a factor in the decision to cut the cord with pay TV providers while content availability increasingly drives decision-making.
Stingray Digital Group has reached an agreement to acquire four of Canada’s Bell Media music video channels: MuchLoud, MuchRetro, MuchVibe and Juicebox.