New Parks Associates consumer research finds 62% of US broadband households subscribe to a traditional pay-TV service via a cable or satellite provider, down from 69% in Q1 2019,
Canadian Stingray Group is launching Stingray Music with six leading platforms in the United States: Comcast Xfinity, Distro TV, Freecast’s Select TV, Channel Plus on LG, MX Player, and Xumo.
Comcast’s streaming service Peacock, which launched nationwide earlier this month, has attracted 10M sign-ups to date.
Harmonic will partner with SES for technology upgrades associated with the SES transition plan filed with the Federal Communications Commission on June 19, 2020.
HBO Max, AT&T’s venture in the streaming arena, has racked up 4.1 million subscriobers in its first month and beats Disney+ in terms of viewing share.
The United States District Court Southern District of New York has ruled in favour of Russian channels who claimed their rights to broadcast in the US were violated.
The New York District Court has rejected an appeal by several Russian broadcasters against a ruling in a case they brought against the Ukrainian IPTV/OTT set-top box and software manufacturer Infomir.
The US accounted for 43% of consumer spend on SVOD services in 2019.
NAB president and CEO Gordon Smith has announced that the NAB Show will not go ahead next month in Las Vegas.
Churn among all OTT services in the US reached 35% in 2019.