With regards to online video, Netflix grows and Facebook declines, according to Ampere Analysis.
The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI) segment has announced that ESPN+, the multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from DTCI in collaboration with ESPN, has surpassed one million paying subscribers in just over five months since its April 2018 launch.
Warner Bros. Digital Networks is launching its SVOD service DC Universe, built around the DC comics brand.
Twitch will stream the first 932 episodes of the Pokemon anime series, as well as every movie. The livestream will begin August 27 on the Twitch Presents 2 channel and last into 2019.
CBS plans to launch CBSN Local, a portfolio of 24/7 direct-to-consumer services that will stream anchored news coverage and live breaking news events from major markets served by CBS stations.
In its latest Global Television Demand Report, Parrot Analytics features a four-country audience study focused on consumers’ propensity to subscribe to streaming video services in Brazil, Italy, the UK and the US.
NLZiet, the joint online video platform of NPO, RTL and SBS, has officially launched its Apple TV app.
American consumers’ appetite for streaming video continues to grow, and they have no qualms shelling out cash for original content, according to Deloitte’s 12th edition of the Digital Media Trends Survey (formerly the Digital Democracy Survey).
In the US, the unbundling of cable TV packages will accelerate over the next five years, with all major TV networks launching standalone direct-to-consumer (DTC) streaming services by 2022, according to a new report from The Diffusion Group.
Europol and the Spanish Police have arrested six individuals in a big hit to illegal streaming TV networks, that were offered at over 14,000 points of sale.