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A Merger with Sky-High Ambitions

A Merger with Sky-High Ambitions

The European DTH market may be poised for a significant shakeup in the coming months, following a proposed merger between three of the continent’s largest DTH platforms: British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB), Sky Deutschland, and Sky Italia. NSR has noted in previous reports that the Western European DTH market could benefit from such consolidation; however, issues […]

August 20, 2014 | By More
OTT to surge beyond $10 billion in APAC by 2020

OTT to surge beyond $10 billion in APAC by 2020

Revenues for online TV and video delivered over fixed broadband networks in the Asia-Pacific region are forecast to exceed $10.1 billion in 2020, an increase of nearly 280% from the $2.68 billion recorded for the region in 2013. The biggest dollar growth will come from advertising, a new report from U.K. researcher Digital TV Research […]

July 31, 2014 | By More
Mexico’s OTT industry poised for massive growth as telecom dereg approved

Mexico’s OTT industry poised for massive growth as telecom dereg approved

Mexico’s president has signed a telecommunications deregulation bill that will open up the Mexican market, lower consumer prices and encourage competition in the region’s 2nd-largest economy. It also will spur new deployments of over-the-top video services. Mexico is looking to break open $30 billion a year market with a bevy of telecom reforms that President […]

July 30, 2014 | By More
Internet delivered TV to surpass OTA in US this year

Internet delivered TV to surpass OTA in US this year

Televisions remain the go-to screen for most Americans, a new report says, but the percentage of U.S. households relying exclusively on an antenna for television programming reception is about to be eclipsed for the first time ever by the percentage of households relying only on the Internet for TV programming. The report, “The Market for […]

June 16, 2014 | By More
Media Networks was present at VSAT Latin America 2014

Media Networks was present at VSAT Latin America 2014

Media Networks participated in the second edition of VSAT Latin America, which brought together key industry players in the region, VSAT Latin America 2014 was held on 29 and 30 April in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Marcelo Silva, Commercial Manager at Media Networks Brazil participated in the session of questions and answers about satellite internet in […]

May 16, 2014 | By More
Report: Vendors may be off target with Internet set-top box pitch

Report: Vendors may be off target with Internet set-top box pitch

Internet set-top boxes like Roku and Apple TVs are becoming increasingly popular as alternatives to traditional STBs for use with second or third TV sets in a home, new research shows, but vendors may be miss-aiming their ad pitches. The devices now are used in one of eight U.S. broadband TV households to access over-the-top […]

March 26, 2014 | By More