The number of Dutch people watching TV programmes on smartphones is growing and currently stands at 21% and 27% respectively, while usage of smart TVs is also oin the rise, according to GfK’s latest Trends in Digital Media research.
Nielsen has introduced advertising measurement on YouTube’s mobile app in the UK, France and Germany.
RTL Group has fully acquired United Screens, the leading multi-platform network (MPN) in the Nordic countries, for €12.4 million.
Amazon Fire TV customers are now able to browse the web with Firefox and Silk browsers on their TV bringing back YouTube to the platform.
YouTube is on course to fulfil its ambition to launch a music streaming service that would rival Spotify and Apple Music.
Nearly 45% of Swedes watch online video on an average day, a figure that is high when compared with other markets.
German cable operator association FRK wants streaming providers such as Netflix, Amazon, Apple, Google, Facebook und YouTube to participate in the costs of upgrading their networks for the gigabit future through a carriage fee, arguing that business models based on the idea of free data highways must come to an end.
Deutsche Telekom has commenced offering Ultra HD content on its IPTV platform Entertain TV.
German telco Deutsche Telekom will offer Ultra HD content on its IPTV platform Entertain TV from October 2017.
Google has rolled out the children’s and family version of its video portal YouTube in Germany and Austria.