This year’s Super Bowl changed the game on viewing as it broke all previous streaming records.
Streaming TV or TV Everywhere viewing doubled in 2015 according to Adobe’s quarterly analysis of the US market.
Netflix may be shaking up the Australian TV viewing status quo but the onslaught of new streaming TV providers continues with two new services launching in the coming months.
Samsung has selected Australian enterprise IPTV application specialist OmniScreen to be part of the exclusive global Samsung Enterprise Alliance Program (SEAP).
New Zealand’s Minister of Communications and Broadcasting, Amy Adams will open the Media Technology Pacific conference in Auckland which will bring technology leaders from around the region to discuss the issues facing the industry.
The Asia Pacific IPTV market is set to become the second biggest in the world by 2018 fuelled by government supported infrastructure development including fibre roll-outs and consumer demand
Netflix has cracked down on VPN users who attempt to bypass country-based content restrictions and has started with Australian users.
The UK is taking the global lead in IPTV and catch-up viewing according to a global report from UK regulator Ofcom.
Global SVOD (subscription video on demand) is on track to end the year of 2015 with a growth spurt of 42 million new subscribers across 200 countries taking global subscriptions to 161 million.
Internet traffic in Australia has been radically altered by the advent of streaming video and IPTV services. Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) has experienced a sharp rise in data traffic on the network driven by new online video services such as Netflix, Stan and Presto.
The advances in consumer technology have put the pressure on the hospitality industry which needs to impress the increasingly sophisticated hotel guest.
Gen Y is driving streaming services with consistent bursts of growth according to the least snapshot report from the Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).
Australia's ageing population has created an opportunity for deploying new technology to assist in sustainable aged care solutions. The 8th Information Technology in Aged Care (ITAC) Conference on the Gold Coast across the 24th and 25th of November will focus on issues concerning “Living the Age Revolution” with the emphasis on information technology driving change and helping establish a future proofed, quality focused aged care environment.
Foxtel has been given the green light by the competition watchdog to snap up to 15 per cent of Network Ten.
The rapid rise of 4k TV and the HD platform has given consumers a new range of choices but often the difference between the standards is blurred.
The advent of streaming video services, dubbed the ‘Netflix effect’ has shifted the traffic patterns of Australian broadband consumption to unprecedented level.. The CEO of the National Broadband Network, Bill Morrow confirmed that the introduction of competitive streaming video services was driving massive growth on the nascent network.
The 31st annual MIPCOM television and broadcast market in Cannes attracted nearly 14,000 media executives, despite starting during the Riviera’s worst ever natural disaster.
The turnaround tale at this year’s IBC was all about 4K Ultra HD. While previous year’s themes at the Amsterdam conference had been heralding the onslaught of 4K, 2015 has marked its arrival in spades.
The rise of streaming TV and has produced a new breed of audience coined the ‘super viewer’ by researchers comScore. This new demographic is characterised as a highly-engaged, multi-platform consumer that craves specific content that appeals to their interests, hobbies or passions throughout the day, no matter the time or device.
Netflix has accelerated its ambitious global expansion plans in the East with its first launch into Asia this month in Japan. Four more countries in the Asian region will go live early next year, nominated as South Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Australians appear to be ditching their predilection for piracy and going legit in their consumption of streaming video content according to new research from Choice.