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Primetime entertainment tablet from AT&T

Primetime entertainment tablet from AT&T

AT&T is launching the AT&T Primetime tablet, available from August 25th for the multiplay operator’s business and consumer customers to purchase for $10 (€8.47) a month for 20 months with…

Australia: Freeview campaign highlights mobility

Australia’s free-to-air DTT platform Freeview has launched a new TV campaign, the third in the series starring the popular Freeman family and their neighbours, the Joneses. The first spot, Freemans…

iPlayer mobile and tablet requests increase YoY

New crime drama series In The Dark was July’s top programme on BBC iPlayer. The first episode was made available from July 11th, and received 1.6 million requests over the…

Fox Sports, Foxtel merge, IPO likely

Australian pay-TV operator Foxtel and premium channel Fox Sports are to be merged into a single company that could be listed on the stock exchange, owners News Corp and Telstra…

Sky Store TV app on LG Smart TVs

Sky Store TV app on LG Smart TVs

LG Electronics has confirmed that UK owners of its Smart TVs will be able to benefit exclusively from the introduction of the Sky Store TV app integrated into the LG…

Digital movies boost US H1 home ent spending

US home entertainment spending has grown 3 per cent so far in 2017, reaching nearly $4.5 billion (€3.79bn) for the quarter and more than $9 billion in the first half,…

Report: Can anyone match Apple, Huawei tablet success?

After 13 straight quarters of year-on-year tablet shipment declines, Apple posted a huge increase in Q2 2017 of +15 per cent. Meanwhile, Huawei has thrilled the industry for the last…

TV helps YouTube to 1.5bn monthly viewers

YouTube is racking up 1.5 billion monthly viewers in part through a big jump in big-screen viewing, according to parent company Alphabet at its Q2 results. Google CEO Sundar Pichai…

UK entertainment sector H1 up 6.4%

UK entertainment sector H1 up 6.4%

Music, video and games sales in the UK surged by 6.4 per cent in the first half of 2017 compared with same period of 2016, according to figures from trade…

Google revamps smart glasses

Google has unveiled a revamped version of its smart glasses, more than two years after the original version of the product failed to take flight and was cancelled. The Internet…