Eutelsat Americas has been selected by Orby TV for capacity on the Eutelsat 117 West A satellite.
Pay-TV household penetration in the Americas is expected to decline from 53.2% in 2018 to 48.8% in 2023 due to ongoing cord-cutting trends in North America, says GlobalData.
Almost three quarters (74%) of all US households have an SVOD service from Netflix, Amazon Prime and/or Hulu.
CBS and Viacom have entered into a definitive agreement to combine in an all-stock merger, creating a combined company with more than $28 billion in revenues.
The largest pay-TV providers in the US – representing about 93% of the market – lost about 1,530,000 net video subscribers in 2Q 2019, compared to a pro forma net loss of about 420,000 subscribers in 2Q 2018.
Epix, the premium TV network owned by Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM), has launched on the AT&T TV app, the company’s streaming service, for $6 per month.
The average standalone pay-TV service ARPU declined 10% from 2016 to 2018, when consumer-reported monthly spending on pay-TV declined from $84 to $76, says Parks Associates.
More than half of online users in the US watch live streaming video every day on a wide variety of topics.
Pluto TV has launched Pluto TV Latino, a new, dedicated category debuting on the platform featuring a suite of linear Spanish and Portuguese-language channels.
Acorn TV, the streaming service for British and international television in North America, has expanded its distribution channels in the last month.