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Synamedia private CDN for COSMOTE TV streamer

Pay-TV platform COSMOTE TV, part of the OTE Group, has gone live with video technology specialist Synamedia’s Media Streamer CDN platform for its new streaming service. Synamedia’s virtualised Media Streamer…

Report: Pandemic drives broadband usage up 47%

Report: Pandemic drives broadband usage up 47%

The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated anticipated broadband consumption trends by almost one year and has exponentially increased the number of >1TB/2TB ‘power users’, according to the Q1 2020 OVBI (OpenVault…

CIMM Smart TV, STB data best practices study  

CIMM Smart TV, STB data best practices study   

The Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement (CIMM) – an industry body that aims to promote innovation and foster efficiencies in audience measurement for television and cross-platform video – is launching…

Synamedia/Google Cloud OTT partnership

Synamedia/Google Cloud OTT partnership

Video software provider Synamedia has partnered with Google Cloud to expand its video network portfolio with new OTT ‘as a service’ offerings. It suggests this enables the company further to…

Research: Consumers favour TV over digital ads

Research: Consumers favour TV over digital ads

Research released by GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, offers important insights for marketers about consumer attitudes toward digital marketing. Consumer Trust in Digital Marketing, which surveyed nearly 14,000 consumers in…

Report: UK PM briefings doubling data traffic

Report: UK PM briefings doubling data traffic

A huge volume of people have been using mobiles to tune into UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s daily Covid-19 briefings on the BBC at 5pm, with data consumption on mobile…

BARB integrates with IPA TouchPoints

UK television audience measurement body BARB has launched an integration with IPA TouchPoints. This means that all of BARB’s daily audience data can now be analysed by IPA TouchPoints classifications,…

Netflix rolls out ‘Top 10’ feature

Netflix rolls out ‘Top 10’ feature

Recognising that top 10 lists are a frequent way to find out what’s popular, Netflix is rolling out a new Top 10 feature. In addition to the overall top 10…

Gracenote global on-demand OTT guide

In a move designed to help global and regional streaming services create next generation user experiences and bridge OTT and broadcast content for seamless viewing, Gracenote, a Nielsen company, is…

TiVo to merge with Xperi

TiVo to merge with Xperi

TiVo Corp is to merge with Xperi Corp, creating one of the largest licensing companies in the world. In an all-stock transaction representing approximately $3 billion (€2.7bn) of combined enterprise…

IDC: EU connected device data revenue opportunity of $10.5bn by 2022

International Data Corporation (IDC) has revealed its European predictions for 2020 and beyond. The predictions were presented in a live webinar hosted by Thomas Meyer (GM and group VP) and…

Study: Game Of Thrones has highest ‘franchisability’ 

Study: Game Of Thrones has highest ‘franchisability’ 

Content demand analytics company Parrot Analytics has unveiled a number of new TV industry metrics now available to its partners to monetise content around the globe, with Parrot Analytics CEO…

Report: ‘Streaming the new normal’

Report: ‘Streaming the new normal’

The latest quarterly State of Streaming report from global streaming media intelligence specialist Conviva reveals that time spent streaming continues to climb – up 53 per cent year over year…

Facebook to pay Cambridge Analytica data fine

Facebook to pay Cambridge Analytica data fine

Facebook has dropped an appeal against a £500,000 (€0.58m) fine imposed by the UK’s data protection watchdog for its role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. As part of the agreement,…

F1 to stream Mexican GP via Twitch

F1 to stream Mexican GP via Twitch

Premier motorsport category Formula 1 is to live stream on-track action from a Grand Prix weekend via the Twitch web site and app for the very first time. All sessions…

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