Increased broadband usage “indicates cord-cutting”
OVBI studies consumers across the US and Europe
EE: Broadband usage drops dramatically during World Cup games
But mobile usage surges
Pay-TV, broadband firms increasingly likely to alienate customers
Poor customer service and rising complaint levels are putting subscriptions at risk
Netflix is in half of all US households with broadband
59 per cent of US broadband households now subscribe to Netflix, Amazon or Hulu
TV sports packages tempt consumers to premium offers
New research from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech on the home services market – covering broadband, fixed landline and paid television – has revealed that premium...
Exclusive content to boost adoption of multiplay bundles in UK
Number of households taking four services from a single provider to double in 2016News
Digital TV Labs awarded HbbTV tender to develop test suite
Media and device testing specialists Digital TV Labs has won a tender from the HbbTV Association to develop the tests covering key new technologies...News
Akamai releases global State of the Internet report
Akamai Technologies has released its First Quarter, 2015 State of the Internet Report. Based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform.News
RTÉ signs deal with Europasat for Eutelsat’s newsgathering service
Ireland’s national service broadcaster to use the NewsSpotter satellite newsgathering service from Eutelsat BroadbandNews
Drahi expands telecoms empire to US with Suddenlink acquisition
Altice will acquire 70 per cent of the share capital in Suddenlink, the seventh largest US cable operator with 1.5 million residential and 90,000...Business
Streaming Video Alliance outlines future of online video at inaugural conference
The Streaming Video Alliance (SVA), a newly formed forum of companies from the online video indsutry held its first session in New York City...
TV and convergence – does satellite have a future?
More service providers than ever are now entering the broadcast space and the technology landscape for content distribution can be highly confusing. David Crawford,...
Over half of the global population will be online by 2017
Over 50 per cent of the global population will have internet access within three years’ time, with mobile broadband over smartphones and tablets now...
EchoStar’s Hughes to deliver broadband in Brazil with Eutelsat
Hughes Network Systems do Brasil (Hughes) has confirmed a 15-year contract with Eutelsat do Brasil for the entire Ka-band capacity connected to the Brazilian...