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JustFlicks launches in South Africa

JustFlicks, a new SVoD service, has rolled out in South Africa, with its services costing R1 (€0.07) per day. JustFlicks is operated by STS – the company that took over…

Netflix to create 400 jobs in new European hub

Streaming giant Netflix has announced it will create 400 jobs at its new European customer service hub which opened this week in Amsterdam. Supporting customers across 11 European countries (Belgium,…

52% of Cord Cutters did so in last 2 years

52% of Cord Cutters did so in last 2 years

Findings from analyst firm The Diffusion Group suggest that more than half of Cord Cutters cancelled their legacy pay-TV service in the two calendar years of 2015 and 2016. It…

France Télévisions merges VoD services

France Télévisions’ VoD and replay platform Pluzz has been replaced by france.tv, a service that merges all of the PSB online content, whether it is live, VoD, replay, or paid…

OITNB hack to impact on Season 5 demand

Following the recent security breach, which saw hackers releasing all episodes of the forthcoming fifth season of Netflix’s hit series Orange is the New Black, data science company Parrot Analytics…

Gartner: Consumer video spend to reach $314bn

Gartner: Consumer video spend to reach $314bn

Global spending on consumer video media services will total $314 billion (€286bn) in 2017, a 4.2 per cent increase from 2016, according to research firm Gartner. Pay-TV services is the…

US Q1 home entertainment spend up 2%

US consumer spending on home entertainment was up slightly for the first quarter of 2017, reaching $4.7 billion, according to preliminary figures from trade body DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group.…

Mobile video boosts MENA OTT

The boom in smart phone and Internet penetration is transforming traditional television (TV) viewership patterns in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), creating a vast, fertile market for over-the-top…

SVoD 70% of European digital revenues in 2022

SVoD 70% of European digital revenues in 2022

According to research conducted by Dataxis, 2016 was the last year where the physical video market (DVD, Blu-ray rentals and sales) weighed more than the digital video market (SVoD, EST,…

Germany: Amazon leads OTT market

Germany: Amazon leads OTT market

Netflix has tapped into 5 million subscribers in Germany, taking a 20 per cent share of the OTT market, although Amazon Prime Video is still the market leader with a…