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Global pay-TV subs up 4m in Q2

Global pay-TV subs up 4m in Q2

The October issue of the informitv Multiscreen Index of 100 leading pay-TV service providers worldwide shows an increase of 4 million subscribers, up by 0.95 per cent over the second…

82% US TV homes have pay-TV subscription

Consumer research from Leichtman Research Group (LRG) finds that about 82 per cent of TV households nationwide subscribe to some form of pay-TV service. The percentage of TV households that…

Sky Deutschland adds Sky 1 on Nov 3

Entertainment channel Sky 1 will launch in Germany and Austria via Sky Deutschland on November 3rd. The channel will be available to all Sky subscribers, as well as through Sky…

Millennials forego pay-TV for SVoD

Millennials forego pay-TV for SVoD

According to research from The Diffusion Group, a majority of Millennial Cord-Nevers – adult broadband users between the ages of 20 and 35 that have never signed up for a…

Canal Plus restructures bundles

Canal Plus restructures bundles

Canal Plus is to offer new pay-TV bundles to consumers shortly. In an interview with French newspaper Le Figaro, the CEO of Orange Stephane Richard, confirmed that an “exceptionally priced”…

NCTA drops cable name

US broadband industry trade body the NCTA – formerly the National Cable & Telecommunications Association – is rebranding itself as NCTA – The Internet & Television Association, which NCTA President…

Analyst: Netflix, Amazon revenues to more than double

Analyst: Netflix, Amazon revenues to more than double

Data from Juniper Research has found that revenues from SVoD services, such as Netflix and Amazon, are set to more than double from $14.6 billion (€13bn) this year, to $34.6…

StarTimes fights back against DStv

Up until now, Multichoice/DStv has dominated African sports viewing thanks to its portfolio of ‘SuperSport’ channels. Now StarTimes is aggressively pushing its own exclusive sports line-up. Typical is how it…

Skinny Bundles appeal to young non-subscribers

Skinny Bundles appeal to young non-subscribers

So-called ‘skinny bundles’, TV packages composed of selected channels targeting specific customer segments, have the potential to attract elusive younger consumers to pay-TV, according to strategy consulting group Altman Vilandrie…

Mediaset, Vivendi court case set for March 2017

A Milan judge will begin hearing two lawsuits for damages filed by Silvio Berlusconi’s Mediaset and Fininvest groups against French media giant Vivendi on March 21st 2017. Last month, Berlusconi’s…

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