IMS, a My-HD Media distributor, will distribute the video streaming application Knetik Media throughout the Middle East and Africa and provide users with thousands of hours of South Asian content.
Connected devices grow OTT revenues
IMS Research forecasts that in 2017, 27% of OTT video transactions will be initiated via fixed connected consumer electronics devices within the home, accounting for 46% of world OTT market […]
Smart TVs to become mainstream in the US
Over 30% of consumers in the US who plan to purchase a TV set in the next 12 months want an internet-connected TV or smart TV, according to a new […]
Boxee brings Comcast to negotiation table
Thanks to an FCC filing from Comcast, IMS Research, has learned that the small, privately held firm of Boxee, with no external lobbying budget, appears to have almost single-handedly brought […]
Multi-screen content moves from hype to reality
2012 will be the year the consumer electronics industry finally realises the promise of multi-screen content consumption, according to IMS Research.
DTT STB shipments to peak in 2012
Worldwide digital terrestrial set-top box shipments will peak at 20.5 million shipments in 2012, according to IMS Research.
32% annual growth rate for OTT subscriptions
The over-the-top video market is no longer about the volume of transactions. Most companies offering OTT content are motivated to explore new strategic paradigms to monetise their services, which will […]
OTT sparks new business models
“There is a plethora of business models being implemented to find an ideal monetization method for OTT,” according to IMS Research. A development sparked by the diverse interest in the […]
Slow IPTV growth in BRIC countries
The IPTV subscriber base in the emerging BRIC markets exceeded 8 million subscribers for 2010, with China dominating the figure, according to IMS Research. A CAGR of 13% for BRIC […]
Worldwide 3D sales to top 5.99 million
Consumers are embracing 3D, according to IMS Research, who estimates that 5.99 million 3D TV sets will ship worldwide in 2010 and forecasts that over 218 million 3D TV sets […]