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Netflix US subs equal to cable TV

A PricewaterhouseCoopers study of nearly 2,000 Americans aged 18 to 59 has revealed that the percentage of consumers who watched cable TV and Netflix in 2017 were even. The survey shows…

T-Mobile targets TV with Layer3 acquisition

US mobile telco T-Mobile – which styles itself as the Un-carrier – has unveiled the next phase in its mobile video strategy, planning to enter what it says is the…

Cox reaffirms commitment to Open Internet

In advance of the December 14th FCC vote expected to overturn existing laws governing Net Neutrality, broadband communications and entertainment company Cox Communications, the third-largest US cable MSO, has reaffirmed…

YouTube TV rolls out in 34 new US markets

YouTube TV rolls out in 34 new US markets

YouTube TV has expanded its service to 34 new US markets, including New Orleans, Green Bay, Tucson, Tulsa, San Diego and San Antonio among others. With the addition of this…

Cable Europe: ‘Broadband innovation pioneer’

Cable Europe: ‘Broadband innovation pioneer’

Speaking at the launch of the IHS Cable Yearbook 2017 in Brussels December 11th, analyst Ted Hall described broadband as the cable industry’s “star performer”. As the consolidated full year…

Australia: Demand for digital connectivity at all-time high

Australia: Demand for digital connectivity at all-time high

Australians’ demand for online content and services continues to climb unabated, reshaping the communications industry in new ways. This is a key finding of the Communications report 2016–17, produced by…

DNA’s Discovery/Eurosport distribution at risk

Finnish multiplay telco DNA is preparing to discontinue the distribution of the Discovery and Eurosport pay-TV channels starting from January 1st 2018, citing what it describes as “the unreasonably high”…

Streaming primary viewing method for 31% of US

Streaming primary viewing method for 31% of US

Figures from financial services company Raymond James reveal that 31 per cent of Internet users polled in November named a streaming service such as Netflix or Hulu as their primary method…

Analyst: European cable growth potential limited

As research firm IHS Markit and Cable Europe released a report suggesting that the European cable industry continued to show resiliency and steady growth in 2016, Mohammed Hamza, Senior Research…

EU cable industry hits €23.5bn

EU cable industry hits €23.5bn

The European cable industry continued to show resiliency and steady growth in 2016, increasing 4 per cent from the prior year, with gross revenue of €23.5 billion, according to the…