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Xiaomi launches $10bn Hong Kong listing

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has filed to list on Hong Kong stock market, in a move that is expected to raise up to $10 billion (€8.35bn). The stock market flotation…

Analyst: vMVPD, D2C revenues to grow eightfold

vMVPD (Virtual multichannel video programming distributor) and D2C (Direct-to-consumer) revenues will reach $24 billion (€19.8bn) by 2023 – eight times the $3 billion recorded in 2017, according to the vMVPD…

Conviva: Global online viewing up 114% in a year

Conviva, elevating the way OTT businesses use data-driven intelligence with its Video AI Platform, has released its quarterly measurement report on the state of OTT and the streaming video market,…

Watching TV remains kids favourite activity

Watching TV remains kids favourite activity

Statistics show that watching the big screen remains the activity that children dedicate the most time to, according to the latest Kids Tech Consumer Survey report from Futuresource Consulting. This…

Smartphones usage drives online ad-spend

The increasing array of activities and time spent online as companies develop more services to benefit people’s lives, particularly on smartphones, meant the amount spent on internet advertising hit a…

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…

Amazon aces US Open Tennis rights for UK

Amazon aces US Open Tennis rights for UK

In a further sign of the growing importance of the importance of sports rights to SVoD providers, Amazon Prime Video has been granted the exclusive live telecast rights to the…

France: 3.4m watch VoD daily

France: 3.4m watch VoD daily

Each day, 9.5 million people in France are watching TV online, either live or catch-up, via a TV set. According to data from Mediametrie, some 4.4 million (7.3 per cent…

1.95bn mobile phones to be sold worldwide in 2018

Global demand for mobile phones is stalling, growing by just 0.2 per cent in 2018 to 1.95 billion, according to the latest forecast published by technology research firm CCS Insight.…

Analyst: US video entertainment spend declines

New consumer research from Parks Associates shows that US broadband households report their average monthly expenditure on video entertainment outside of a pay-TV subscription has dropped from $29 in the…