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FuboTV exceeds guidance

FuboTV, the sports-first live TV streaming platform, has reported its financial results for Q4 and full year ended December 31st 2023. The Company exceeded guidance across key financial and operating metrics in North America, posting double digit YoY revenue and subscriber growth during Q4. Fubo ended the quarter with 1.62 million paid subscribers, up 12 […]

March 1, 2024

Mometu enhances streaming offering with OTTera

Mometu, a free VoD and live TV streaming service, has partnered with OTTera, a specilaist in FAST linear and OTT application solutions, to enhance its streaming offer. Commenting on the partnership, VP of Business Development for Mometu, Bryan Louzil, said: “This partnership with OTTera represents a significant milestone in Mometu’s ongoing efforts to strengthen our […]

March 1, 2024

tvScientific raises $9.4m in convertible note funding

tvScientific, the performance advertising platform for connected TV (CTV), has announced that the company had raised $9.4 million (€8.6m) in a convertible note funding round that included new investors S4S Ventures, BDMI, and Progress Ventures joining investors including NBCU/Comcast, Norwest Capital Partners, Aperiam Ventures and Hearst Ventures. With tvScientific, advertisers can buy and execute performance […]

February 29, 2024

Research: Kids watching 106min of YouTube daily

Precise TV, the contextual video company, and Giraffe Insights, a kids and family research agency, have released their latest Precise Advertiser Report: Kids (PARK). The report unpacks the media consumption habits and purchase decisions of parents and kids aged two to 12 years old, aka Generation Alpha. The latest bi-annual PARK report confirms YouTube remains […]

February 28, 2024

FreeWheel partners with Direct Digital Holdings

Direct Digital Holdings, an advertising and marketing technology platform operating through its companies Colossus Media, Huddled Masses and Orange 142, has announced a partnership with FreeWheel, the technology platform for the television advertising industry. The agreement builds on Direct Digital Holdings’ buy- and sell-side relationship with Beeswax, FreeWheel’s programmatic buying platform.This deal will allow the […]

February 28, 2024

Bolt+ partners with OTTera

Bolt+, the social TV platform, has partnered with OTTera, an OTT and free ad-supported TV (FAST) solutions provider. OTTera, which acts as a certified delivery vendor to leading global platforms, will also integrate its AdNet+ monetisation service to bring programmatic and direct sales advertising to Bolt+. In addition, OTTera will supercharge the Bolt+ platform with […]

February 28, 2024

Ateme transcoders integrate Verance Aspect Watermarking

Ateme, a specialist in video compression, delivery and streaming solutions with innovation at its core, and Verance, a watermarking platform that powers broadband features on broadcast television, have announced they have integrated Verance Aspect Watermarking within the audio chain of the Ateme TITAN transcoders. This integration enables wide distribution of NextGen Broadcast interactive experiences, offering […]

February 27, 2024

Analysis: US streaming revenues set to pass pay-TV

Research from Ampere Analysis finds that total revenues from streaming (including advertising revenue from hybrid streaming subscription tiers) will overtake revenues from pay-TV subscriptions in the US for the first time in Q3 2024. The new analysis comes from Ampere’s continuously updated Markets Operators data service. Streaming will continue to race ahead as traditional pay-TV […]

February 26, 2024

Ofcom sets out Media Bill regulation roadmap

UK broadcast regulator Ofcom has set out its plans for putting the Media Bill into practice, once it becomes law. The Bill represents the first major update to media legislation for 20 years. It takes forward many of Ofcom’s recommendations to deliver a stronger system of public service media fit for the digital age, following […]

February 26, 2024By Colin Mann

ThinkAnalytics, Channel 4 renew partnership

ThinkAnalytics, a specialist in Al-based TV content discovery, viewer data insights, and targeted advertising, and Channel 4 have extended their partnership, after successfully using ThinkAnalytics Think360’s viewer behaviour insights and AI to pioneer personalised recommendations on Channel 4’s streaming service and across marketing and CRM campaigns. Channel 4 has integrated Think360 with its customer engagement […]

February 26, 2024