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Russian pay-TV growth continues

Russian pay-TV growth continues | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Russia ended 2016 with 41.2 million pay-TV subscribers, or 3.6% more than a year earlier.
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Global pay-TV versus SVOD forecasts - Broadband TV News

Global pay-TV versus SVOD forecasts - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Much has been discussed about SVOD’s impact on the traditional pay-TV sector. Several observers declared that SVOD would kill pay-TV. However, sentiment has now shifted to an understanding that the two can work together and that they are not mutually exclusive. SVOD subscriptions are dwarfed by pay-TV. By end-2016, Digital TV Research estimates that the …
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Global SVOD homes to reach 428mi by 2021 - Broadband TV News

Global SVOD homes to reach 428mi by 2021 - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
The number of SVOD [subscription video on demand] homes is forecast to reach 428 million across 200 countries by 2021, up from 177 million in 2015 and an expected 248 million by end-2016. The total will grow by 70 million in 2016 alone, according to the Global SVOD Forecasts report. Simon Murray, principal analyst at …
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Domestic SVOD Adoption Slowing | Home Media Magazine

Domestic SVOD Adoption Slowing | Home Media Magazine | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu control the subscription-streaming video market in the United States – to the point of saturation. As a result, the percentage of new domestic SVOD subscribers is declining, according to new data from Paywizard, a London-based provider of backend support for digital distributors.
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Netflix eyes Ukraine localisation 

Netflix eyes Ukraine localisation  | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Netflix is paving the way for the launch of a localised service in Ukraine. According to Mediasat and RBK-Ukraina, the SVOD service has begun to cooperate with several Ukrainian and Russian dubbing studios with the aim of adapting video content or Ukrainian viewers. They add that initially over 13,000 titles will have Russian language subtitles …
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Netflix feels like Blockbuster these days

Netflix feels like Blockbuster these days | Media_Box | Scoop.it
I’ve been a Netflix customer since the early 2000s, and have often been impressed with the service’s ability to recommend films and TV shows I’ve never heard of but perfectly fit my taste
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Blu-ray, 4K and SVOD Drive Q3 Consumer Home Entertainment Spending | Home Media Magazine

Blu-ray, 4K and SVOD Drive Q3 Consumer Home Entertainment Spending | Home Media Magazine | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Ten years after the format launched, Blu-ray Disc sales continue to climb, with the latest report from DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group reporting an estimated 6% spike in Blu-ray Disc sales in the third quarter of this year.
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Is Content Still King? | Home Media Magazine

Is Content Still King? | Home Media Magazine | Media_Box | Scoop.it
As some trumpet distribution as the dominant force in the industry, publisher Thomas K. Arnold says that without content, AT&T and Verizon would be content to remain phone companies.
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U.S. Pay-TV Households Drop to 2005 Level | Home Media Magazine

U.S. Pay-TV Households Drop to 2005 Level | Home Media Magazine | Media_Box | Scoop.it
The pay-TV ecosystem continues to shrink, with the percentage of domestic households subscribing to the linear channel bundle down to 82% -- the same percentage of pay-TV homes in 2005, according to new data from Leichtman Research Group. Pay-TV household penetration was 87% in 2011.
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US pay-TV subscribers down to 82% - Broadband TV News

US pay-TV subscribers down to 82% - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
About 82% of TV households in the US subscribe to some form of pay-TV service, according to research from Leichtman Research Group. The percentage of TV households that subscribe to a pay-TV service is down from 87% in 2011, and similar to 82% in 2005. “About 82% of households that use a TV currently subscribe …
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Pay-TV losses in the US continue to grow

Pay-TV losses in the US continue to grow | Media_Box | Scoop.it
The eleven largest pay-TV providers in the US, representing about 95% of the market, lost about 665,000 net video subscribers in 2Q 2016, compared to a loss of about 545,000 subscribers in 2Q 2015.
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Bein Sports tops three million subscribers

Bein Sports tops three million subscribers | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Franch premium sports broadcaster Bein Sports has added 500,000 new subscribers since September last year.
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How can broadcasters use Esports to bring Millennials back to TV? - MIPBlog

How can broadcasters use Esports to bring Millennials back to TV? - MIPBlog | Media_Box | Scoop.it
As eSports is expecting to grow to $1.1 billion by 2019, linear TV is experimenting on new narratives to bring Millennials back to TV.
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UK pay-TV viewers watch fewer than half their channels - Broadband TV News

UK pay-TV viewers watch fewer than half their channels - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Almost half (49%) of premium digital pay-TV customers in the UK are watching less than a fifth of the channels included in their TV packages, according to new research by uSwitch.com, the independent price comparison and switching service. And yet, the average yearly spend for premium pay-TV is £508, or £42.30 per month, with almost …
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Netflix and Amazon drive Western European SVOD - Broadband TV News

Netflix and Amazon drive Western European SVOD - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Netflix will remain the dominant force in Western European SVOD for the next five years. However, Amazon Video will provide a stiff challenge as Digital TV Research estimates that 15 Western European countries will offer Amazon Prime Video by end-2017. Netflix’s share of Western European SVOD subscribers will fall from 51% in 2015 to 47% …
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Les séries TV italiennes à la conquête du monde - Médias

Les séries TV italiennes à la conquête du monde - Médias | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Portées par des avantages fiscaux et par l’arrivée de Netflix, elles se lancent sur les marchés étrangers.
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US pay-TV services cut subscriber losses - Broadband TV News

US pay-TV services cut subscriber losses - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
US pay-TV operators could be beginning to stem their subscriber erosion. The 10 leading pay television services have pulled third quarter losses down to 73,000. However informitv, which compiles the Multiscreen Index says the figure could have been greater, were it not for a change in the way DISH network calculates commercial customers. “Mergers and acquisitions complicate …
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Hulu prepares for linear OTT - Broadband TV News

Hulu prepares for linear OTT - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
US OTT on-demand service Hulu announced that it has signed up Disney and 21st Century Fox for its upcoming linear TV streaming OTT service. The deals cover 35 networks in total, including ABC and Fox broadcast networks as well as Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2 and BTN; ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN-SEC and ESPN 3; …
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Viewers prefer ad-supported SVOD over pay - Broadband TV News

Viewers prefer ad-supported SVOD over pay - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
A new study from Hub reveals that a majority of TV consumers (53%) in the US say they actually prefer free TV, where they ‘pay’ by viewing commercials. The online TV market appears to be settling on monthly or yearly subscriptions as its pay model of choice. One example: Hulu’s recent decision to discontinue it’s …
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Linear TV drops to 38% of daily video viewing in Holland - Broadband TV News

Linear TV drops to 38% of daily video viewing in Holland - Broadband TV News | Media_Box | Scoop.it
The Dutch still spend 38% of their daily video viewing time on linear TV. The rest is divided across recorded, online and on-demand video content, according to the latest Dutch Consumer Video Behaviour report from Telecompaper. On average, each consumer watches 287 minutes per day of video, equal to almost five hours. Less and less …
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Study: Buying, Renting Digital Not as Popular as Disc | Home Media Magazine

Study: Buying, Renting Digital Not as Popular as Disc | Home Media Magazine | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Study: Buying, Renting Digital Not as Popular as Disc
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In 2025, 25% of all Dutch TV viewing will be non-linear

In 2025, 25% of all Dutch TV viewing will be non-linear | Media_Box | Scoop.it
Non-linear viewing in The Netherlands is set to grow to 25% of all time spent watching TV in 2025, up from 7% in 2015, according to a new research by ABN Amro bank.
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