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78% of legacy pay-TV subs have broad TVE access

According to a report from TDG, TV Everywhere Deployment among Top US Operators and Networks, 2014, nearly eight in ten legacy pay-TV subscribers have access to authenticated TVE services from most of the major networks. “Today some 74 million households have access to ‘TV Everywhere’ programmes from the ‘Top 15′ networks that TDG monitors,” said Bill Niemeyer, TDG senior analyst […]

Younger generations plan to stream this Xmas


In a survey conducted by OnePoll for Roku, it was found that consumers under 35 years of age are the most likely to take control of their Christmas viewing by using on-demand services with 37 per cent planning to stream their Christmas content. Younger audiences are also more likely to watch Christmas films and programmes throughout the year, rather than […]

TalkTalk TV offers taster month

UK quadplay operator TalkTalk is treating TalkTalk TV homes to a month’s access to six UKTV channels usually only available in the Entertainment and Entertainment Extra Boosts. Customers will get access to GOLD, Watch, Alibi, Eden, Good Food and Home until 8 January at no extra cost. Users of online TV service YouView in TalkTalk’s 1.2 million homes can enjoy […]

iPlayer exclusive for BBC’s EastEnders

In the run-up to its 30th anniversary celebrations, the BBC’s popular primetime soap EastEnders will be launching a series – Back to Ours – exclusively on BBC iPlayer. It will relive some of the most iconic moments from the show’s past 30 years in the company of the stars who appeared in them. The series joins several cast members as […]

Curzon World boost for

Movie and TV series streaming service is partnering with content distribution group Curzon World, bringing some of Europe’s best independent, art house and foreign language cinema to’s on-demand catalogue. The partnership means a wide range of content from Curzon World’s three distribution labels – Curzon Film World Releasing, Artificial Eye and Chelsea Films – will be available on […]

Amazon confirms Ultra-HD streaming


Amazon has confirmed that that Prime members and all customers can now instantly enjoy blockbuster movies, hit TV shows and Amazon Original Series, in Ultra-HD picture quality. Ultra-HD movies and TV shows are accessible through the Amazon Instant Video app on compatible Ultra-HD Smart TVs. Available at no additional cost to their membership, Amazon Prime members can now binge watch […]

Connected TV device ownership up 28% in US

Ownership of Connected TV devices (including smart TVs, smart blu-ray players, IP-enabled game consoles and digital media streamers) in the US grew 5 per cent quarter-on-quarter in Q3 2014 and 28 per cent year-on-year to reach 168 million units. Fuelled by a desire to watch video content delivered via the open Internet, the average US home now owns

NAGRA enables VOO OTT across Belgium

NAGRA, a Kudelski Group digital TV business and independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, has announced that its MediaLive multiscreen solution is enabling Belgian cable operator VOO to distribute its premium pay-TV content beyond its cable subscriber base and use OTT to reach any consumer with a broadband connection. Deployed “in the cloud” and powered by NAGRA […]

Online BBC3 to be a pathfinder for other services


Senior executives at the BBC have revealed further details of the Corporation’s proposals to close BBC as a broadcast channel and reinvent it online. The changes – which are subject to approval by the BBC Trust – will generate savings of £50 million, which will be reinvested into BBC Three online, as well as strengthening BBC One. Speaking at a […]

Bewkes “OTT HBO will open a new audience”

Time Warner chairman and CEO Jeff Bewkes says HBO’s OTT channel will open up the premium channel not only to the 10 million broadband-only homes in the country, but will attract many of the 70 million basic cable customers that don’t subscribe to the channel. HBO will initially market the channel (that launches next year) in conjunction with distribution partners […]

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