Eurofins Digital Testing has acquired My Eye Media to strengthen its ability to help serve multiplatform TV and video service providers. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The pay-TV market in the US fell to 0.1% to reach 100.2 million subscribers in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the previous quarter, according to Dataxis.
New consumer research from Leichtman Research Group (LRG) finds that about 79% of US TV households nationwide subscribe to some form of pay-TV service.
Fox Broadcasting Company and Twitter will partner on a wide range of streaming initiatives to launch returning series Empire and The Mick, as well as the network’s new comedy, Ghosted.
Entertainment Studios IS launching its new, direct-to-consumer global streaming OTT subscription platform, Sports.TV.
US research firm eMarketer has reduced its estimate for US TV ad spending due to faster-than-expected growth in cord-cutting.
Altice USA Philippe Le May has been named CTO, and Terry Cordova has been promoted to vice chairman, business development – network & technology services.
Password sharing for SVOD services is common among young people in the US.
The North American SVOD sector is by far the most mature in the world, with 112 million SVOD subscribers to movie and TV episode platforms by end-2016.
37% of streaming media devices owned by US broadband households are Roku devices, up from 30% in Q1 2016, according to Parks Associates.