To address rising competition in the advertising market, Google-owned YouTube is diversifying its business model.
Advertising will remain the core business model for YouTube despite the growing number of subscription services offered by the company.
German telco Deutsche Telekom has chosen the operating system from Swedish TV solutions provider Zenterio for the hybrid set-top-box used for the new satellite version of its IPTV platform Entertain TV.
Even as traditional pay-TV providers form partnerships with former over-the-top (OTT) rivals to retain customers, cord-cutting continues to outpace projections.
US broadband households watch an average of two hours of alternative content on a computer each week from sources including Facebook, SnapChat, YouTube, Vimeo, and Dailymotion.
Austrian commercial TV broadcaster Puls 4 has achieved a stage victory in its legal dispute against YouTube.
More than half of internet users surveyed in the US, UK, Brazil, Japan and Germany watched video content out of their homes at least once a month, according to IHS Markit.
YouTube’s new music subscription service, a potential competitor to Spotify, will launch on Tuesday, May 22.
Austrian media authority KommAustria has rejected plans by public broadcaster ORF to set up its own YouTube channel.
Google is adding new advertising opportunities on YouTube as seen on a traditional TV set.