The Chinese state broadcaster CGTN has hired Nick Pollard, a former board member of the UK regulator Ofcom.
Freeview Play viewers in the UK can now choose from over 20,000 hours of on demand content, all for free.
In forecasting how much growth can be expected in the UK’s OTT subscription market in the next few years, one can certainly say there will be big changes in subscriber numbers, according to Mike Darcey, senior strategy advisor, MTM.
Rakuten TV has entered into a new partnership with TalkTalk TV to offer its users a new SVOD service with access to a wide range of to films.
International music video service Xite is now available exclusively on Samsung Tizen Smart TVs sold from 2015 onwards in the UK and Ireland.
SERAPHIC has teamed up with CVTE to launch Freeview Play 2018 complaint 4K TVs.
The SVOD service BFI Player Classics has been launched on The Roku Channel in the US.
Ad-supported streaming service Pluto TV, recently acquired by Viacom, is strengthening its European distribution with launches on Amazon Fire TV devices and Amazon Fire Tablets in the UK, Germany and Austria.
ODMedia, the content services and processing company for on-demand media, has launched in the UK.
Gracenote and nScreenMedia have announced findings from a new independent survey focusing on pay TV, free-to-air and online TV viewership in major European countries.