Earlier this month, BSkyB filed papers that it had invested an additional $700,000 in streaming media STB company Roku… turns out that was just the tip of a pretty big investment round for the mont
Americans 18-34 years old spend more time online at home on a daily basis than they do watching TV, new consumer research says.
AMC Network’s $200 million deal to acquire just less than half of BBC America is a good indication of just how much tougher it has become to grow organically in the pay-TV ecosystem.
The global pay-TV market is closing in on 1 billion subscribers, and is forecast to end 2014 just 80 million shy of the benchmark number.
Amazon’s share price was down as much as 13% in after hours trading Thursday after the etailer missed its earnings per share and revenue in Q3.
Comcast today reported mixed Q3 earnings, exceeding Wall Street’s EPS targets by 2 cents, but missing revenue forecasts.
A couple of swings and misses for AT&T today after the telco reported Q3 EPS and revenue that missed expectations.
You’ve got great video, it’s in demand and getting lots of traffic. You might even be generating some revenue from it.
Citing disagreements over who has the right to see confidential carriage fee agreements, the Federal Communications Commission has paused its review of the proposed merger between AT&T and Dire
The $435 million pay-TV video encoder market is projected to reach more than $895 million by 2020, an increase of nearly 106%.
About 90 million households in the United States – more than 73% of all HHs -- subscribe to broadband at home, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, a hefty potential market for over-the-top video services.
New research contends that over-the-top SVOD services have the strongest growth potential of any video media services, cannibalizing premium pay-TV services, especially among Millennials.
While Verizon today reported Q3 earnings and revenues close to analysts’ forecasts (see below) much of the earnings call was spent talking about its plans for wireless LTE delivery of live video, a
Think the retransmission battle season was winding down? Think again. The latest splat pits satellite provider Dish Network against Time Warner’s Turner Broadcasting.
On the heels of HBO and CBS announcements that they’ll offer direct-to-consumer online TV products, a new report shows that the trend toward consuming video online and on devices is surging.
No sooner had HBO last week announced it planned to offer an over-the-top version of its service, than speculation about how much it might charge began, running the gamut from a “Netflix killing $7
Location intelligence company AdNear has just wrapped up a $19 million funding round that it says will help it expand into new markets more quickly.
Being acquired by Telstra was a game-changing moment for Ooyala. Today, is another one of those moments.
Broadband access is ubiquitous across the United States, with 99% of Americans having access to fixed or wireless Internet services.
Netflix is having a rough week. Not only did HBO announce it’s own competing OTT solution, but Netflix stock took a 25% downturn in the Q3 earnings report. But Netflix has a secret weapon in their arsenal, children's programming.
Out comes another brick from the walled garden of pay TV, as CBS today rolled out its new $6 per month “All Access” service that offers more than 6,500 TV episodes online – both current and older c
For a long time, analyst Craig Moffett was skeptical of cord-cutting, generally attributing it to unsteady economics and overzealous reporting of the rise of online video.