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BARB consults on extending reporting coverage

BARB, the UK’s television audience measurement service, has commissioned an industry consultation on extending its reporting to include all television and television-like content on video-sharing platforms. BARB has reported programme audiences for SVoD services such as Disney+ and Netflix, and service-level viewing of video-sharing platforms such as TikTok and YouTube, since November 2021. It is […]

September 6, 2022

Ofcom publishes video-sharing platform guidance

UK comms regulator Ofcom has published a guide to the new regulatory requirements for UK-based video-sharing platforms (VSPs) – online video service where users can upload and share videos. They allow users to engage with a wide range of content and social features. Under the new regulations, VSPs must have appropriate measures in place to […]

October 21, 2020By Colin Mann