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Study: US smartphone ownership nearing TV

Study: US smartphone ownership nearing TV

Smartphones continue their meteoric popularity and are now owned in 87 per cent of US homes, second only to televisions at 96 per cent ownership, according to Consumer Technology Association…

CBS All Access launches in Canada

CBS All Access launches in Canada

CBS All Access, CBS’s direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand service, has launched in Canada, marking its first expansion into an international market. For C$5.99 (€3.82), CBS All Access will offer…

BARB confirms multiscreen measurement

The UK’s Broadcasters’ Audience Research Board (BARB) has revealed the next stage of Project Dovetail, which has the objective of delivering total reach of programme and commercial audiences across multiple…

26% of US adults are “almost constantly” online

26% of US adults are “almost constantly” online

As smartphones and other connecteddevices have become more widespread, 26 per cent of American adults now report that they go online “almost constantly,” up from 21 per cent in 2015,…

Discovery hails Winter Olympic success

Discovery hails Winter Olympic success

With the closing of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Discovery says it has delivered on its commitment to engage more people, on more screens than ever before across Europe. Viewers…

beIN Connect launches multiscreen service

beIN Connect, the Spanish football streaming platform operated by Mediapro, has launched a multiscreen service that allows subscribers to watch up to four football matches simultaneously on the same screen.…

Eurodata: 4-screen TV viewing stands out in 2017

Frédéric Vaulpré, Eurodata TV Worldwide Vice-President says: “In a content industry that is constantly searching for “the magic formula” to turn local productions into  big international hits, understanding new audience…

Study: Screen-addicted teens ‘unhappy’

Study: Screen-addicted teens ‘unhappy’

An academic study has found that more screen time coincides with less happiness in youths. Researchers found that teens who spent a lot of time in front of screen devices…

France: 54% watch TV with a 2nd screen

With an average of 6.4 screens per home in France, each is used for specific purposes, and by different users, according to a report from measurement company Médiamétrie. The television…

Ooyala: “60% of video plays will be on mobiles in 2018”

Ooyala: “60% of video plays will be on mobiles in 2018”

More than 58 per cent of video plays globally – a record – occurred on mobile devices in the third quarter of 2017, according to the Q3 2017 Global Video…