Facebook will launch a new VR app Oculus TV with content from ESPN+, Hulu, and Pluto TV at the end of the month.
The number of households worldwide which pay for streaming video services such as Netflix and Amazon Video has now broken through the 250 million mark, according to the latest research from Strategy Analytics’ TV and Media Strategies service.
Online viewers to Sunday night’s Superbowl coverage found that the potential for a wardrobe malfunction was the least of their worries.
More than 50% of US OTT subscription households subscribe to multiple OTT video services, according to Parks Associates. Of these multi-OTT households, 81% use Netflix plus some other service or combination of services, typically Amazon or Hulu.
Parks Associates has released its updated list of the top 10 subscription over-the-top (OTT) video services in the US market, based on number of subscribers.
Mike Hopkins, the former 21st Century Fox executive who has been running Hulu since 2013, is leaving and is replaced by Randy Freer.
The National Media Group (NMG) has registered a company named Vitrina TV, paving the way for the launch of what has been described as a Russian equivalent of Hulu.
Gazprom Media has decided to pull out of a project that has previously been described as a “Russian Hulu”.
When asked to choose between their legacy pay-TV and SVOD services, Hulu on-demand users are 37% more likely than Amazon Prime users and 29% more likely than Netflix users to select streaming services over legacy pay-TV.
Hulu’s OTT live TV service will be available on the Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire TV Stick.