The average North American household now has more than seven active devices in use each day, with 6% of households having more than 15 active devices, a new report from Sandvine said.
Want a glimpse of the future? How about this: Tier 2 U.S. cable provider Mediacom is planning to spend $1 billion over the next three years to upgrade and expand its national broadband network, focusing on a wide-scale deployment of a 1 Gbps broadband service to virtually all of the 3 million homes and businesses within the 1,500 communities located in Mediacom’s Midwest and Southeast footprint.
AirTies Wireless Networks is partnering with Norigin Media on a multi-media casting set-top box that will cast TV and video streams from mobile devices onto larger screens at home.
The STB will be on display at IBC 2014, at the AirTies stand (Hall 5, B33) and the Norgin Media stand (Hall 14m H16).