Ivi has become the first licensed Russian VOD service to appear on Roku.
Conviva, the real-time measurement and intelligence platform for streaming TV, has released its State of the Streaming TV Industry Report for Q3 2018, which shows staggering growth in global TV streaming.
It is a fact that the use of dedicated streaming devices is correlated with lower uptake of traditional pay-TV services. However, new research from The Diffusion Group finds that one brand is particularly detrimental to legacy interests: Roku.
Roku has added Amazon Prime Video on the Roku streaming platform in Ireland.
The worldwide market for smart devices, including connected lights, smart speakers, connected thermostats, smart TVs, home monitoring/security products and digital media adapters grew by 38.5% to 130.1 million shipments in the second quarter.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has launched its TV stick, instigating a price war with Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromcast.
Roku has announced Shenzhen MTC Co. has joined the Roku TV licensing programme to build smart TVs under the JVC brand.
In 2018, forecast from eMarketer puts the number of connected TV users at 182.6 million, or 55.5% of the US population. In 2022, the number of connected TV users will rise to 204.1 million, which will represent 60.1% of the population.
Strategy Analytics research reveals that more than one billion Connected TV devices are now in use worldwide.
Research by Ampere Analysis reveals that online households now own an average of 4.5 different types of connected devices.