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Posted by MGoodman @ 21/11/2014 21:16:00
Netflix, Amazon and other online video services have long been black holes, where massive amounts of viewership goes in but little to no information regarding th... read more

Posted by lkawasaki @ 18/11/2014 17:31:00
The NYC Television Week Conference brought together many industry leaders to discuss the future of the TV ecosystem in a two days event broken-down by Content, Multiplatform, Next TV, and Advertising. Some of the key topics discussed at NYC Television Week include the following. Scalabi... read more

Posted by wshi @ 14/11/2014 08:01:00
Though there is not much special in YouTube Music Key, the music streaming and subscription service Google launched on Thursday 12 Nov, I wouldn’t call it “a bore”. Firstly, the “not ... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 10/11/2014 20:29:00
In an effort to continue to improve its search and discovery portfolio and develop a next-generation TV guide, Rovi acquired 4 year old start-up Fanhattan for an undisclosed sum. In ... read more

Posted by dwatkins @ 31/10/2014 14:05:00
Less than 6 months after the launch of its $99 streaming media box, the Fire TV, Amazon has decided to go head to head with Google’s Chromecast ($35) and Roku’s streaming stick ($50) by earlier this week launching its own HDMI media streaming dongle which will retail... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 28/10/2014 21:21:00
According to new research from our WDE (Wearables) service, global smartwatch shipments grew a healthy +200% YoY in Q3 2014. The market was drive... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 28/10/2014 21:19:00
According to a new report from our WDE (Wearables) research service, global smartwatch shipments grew +200% YoY in Q3 2014. The market was again driven by ... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 22/10/2014 12:13:00
According to our Wearables (WDE) research service, as smartwatch momentum continues to build, it does so around familiar names from the mobile industry, such ... read more

Posted by mwilkins @ 16/10/2014 15:22:00
According to a new report from our WDE (Wearables) research service, traditional Watchmakers risk increasing competition to their business from Smartwatches if they do not react quickly. T... read more

Posted by mwilkins @ 16/10/2014 15:17:00
According to a new report from our WDE (Wearables) research service, video recording will become a key fea... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 14/10/2014 21:22:00
First revealed in August, Amazon has completed its $970 million acquisition of Twitch. This acquisition mark... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 14/10/2014 14:49:00
In the mid 1990s, when the internet was starting to be used by general consumers, we used to talk about a visi... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 10/10/2014 13:43:00
According to a new report from our WDE (Wearables) research service, global wearable device wholesale revenues w... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 09/10/2014 17:43:00
More encouraging news for Ultra HD and 4K from the latest research from our Digital Home Observatory. As we’ve always argued, and contrary to misinformed comment... read more

Posted by dwatkins @ 06/10/2014 14:31:00
As a British expat living in Bordeaux, France I decided to sign up to Netflix over the weekend and give it a test run for a month before deciding whether to ‘cut the cord’ and ditch my relatively expensive Canal+ subscription on which I have been relying for my fix o... read more

Posted by esmith @ 06/10/2014 13:42:00
Nothing says mea culpa louder than this timeline: read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 03/10/2014 18:19:00
It has been reported in several publications that Tesco is considering selling off Blinkbox, its online movie service. According to The Guardian, Dave Lewis, Tesco’s new chief ... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 03/10/2014 09:11:00
The latest research from our Connected Home Devices team, the ... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 02/10/2014 19:34:00
Despite facing some unique challenges in France, Netflix is off to a strong start attracting over 100,000 subscribers in the first 15 days since launching, according to French ne... read more

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