Apple Vision Pro confirms Dolby Vision HDR content
The headset features a pair of ultra-high-resolution micro-OLED displays, creating 23 million pixels with wide colour, high dynamic range, and Dolby Vision
Big six streamers predicted to reach almost a billion subscribers by 2029
Netflix will remain the largest single platform, adding 44 million subscribers between 2023 and 2029 to take its total to 298 million, said Digital...
Disney Plus reaches 150 million subscribers, expects to be profitable by end of 2024
More than 50 per cent of subscribers signing up in Q4 opted for the ad-supported version of Disney Plus, the company said
Analysts: Big six streamers will hit $72 billion in revenues by 2029
Netflix will remain the leader of the pack with $34 billion expected by 2029 – more than Disney+, HBO Max and Paramount+ combined
Disney Plus confirms ad-supported tier to rollout in Europe
The ad-supported version of Disney Plus had attracted 3.3 million subscribers since its launch in December 2022
‘Plenty of growth left’: Global SVoD subscribers set to reach 1.76 billion by 2028
According to Digital TV Research, Disney Plus will add 57 million subscribers subscribers over the next five years, but Netflix will remain the largest...
Iger: Ad-supported Disney Plus to roll out in Europe this year
"I'm incredibly bullish on our longer-term advertising positioning," said Disney CEO Bob Iger
UK government publishes draft Media Bill, Ofcom to regulate global streamers
The global streamers could face fines of up to £250,000 or be restricted in the UK entirely if they are found to have broken...
Kantar: British streaming market shows signs of growth
According to the company's latest Entertainment on Demand report, Netflix's new AVoD option drew a "muted response" in Great Britain
Global video traffic rose by almost a quarter in 2022
For the first time, Netflix replaced YouTube as the individual app generating the most traffic, with TikTok, Disney Plus, and Hulu among the top...
Disney Plus to add IMAX-quality immersive sound in 2023
The “specially calibrated” audio ensures that “filmmakers’ creative intent is fully optimised for an IMAX-quality presentation"
Disney Plus to launch ad-supported tier next month
Disney CEO Bob Chapek told investors the company has "proven technology" to deliver a great experience for users from day one
Six US-based platforms to account for 81 per cent of all SVoD subscriptions in Western Europe by 2027
Netflix is predicted to add three million more subscribers in Western Europe over the next five years, with its share of the total number...
Disney signs intellectual property licence agreement with DivX
Disney will gain access to DivX’s global portfolio of video technology patents
Disney surpasses Netflix in terms of total subscribers
Company has announced its new Disney Plus advertising-funded tier will launch in the United States on 8th December
Unsubscribe: UK viewers continue to drop streaming services says BARB
However, Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus bucked the trend with both adding subscribers during Q2
Danny Boyle’s Pistol captures anarchy in the UK with Canon
Cinematographer Anthony Dod Mantle used a mix of modern and vintage technology to capture the look of the Disney Plus series
Analyst: Disney Plus, Netflix could generate $1 billion each in ad revenue by 2025
"The devil will be in the details of how each company prices these new offerings and how much of the available content impressions will...
Analysts lower Netflix growth forecast following tumultuous start to the year
Globally, SVoD subscriptions will increase by 485 million between 2021 and 2027 to reach 1.69 billion
Disney Plus to launch ad-supported subscription offering
Disney said it views the ad-supported offering as a building block to achieving its long-term target of 230-260 million Disney Plus subscribers by 2024
Ampere: Disney surpasses 100 million SVoD subs in the US
Company's three SVoD services are continuing to attract subscribers
Viva Espana! Spanish government forces global streamers to air shows in local languages
Global platforms will be expected to include at least six per cent of their catalogue in Spain's three co-official languages
Analysts: Big five streamers to reach over 900 million subs by 2026
Analysts at Digital TV Research predict the five major US-based platforms will control 53 per cent of the world’s 1.7 billion SVoD subscriptions by...
Disney Plus adds IMAX Enhanced aspect ratio for Marvel titles
Streamer is collaborating with DTS to give more of its content enhanced audio and visual technology
Kantar: Amazon Prime remains the UK’s most popular streamer
Sports rights helped power Amazon to the most popular SVoD service in the UK for the fifth quarter running
Disney Plus will become world’s largest SVoD player by 2025
A new report from Digital TV Research suggests that Disney Plus will surpass Netflix to become the leading global SVoD player in terms of...
Feature: Are independent voices becoming lost in streaming TV shuffle?
Navdeep Saini, co-founder and CEO of DistroScale, parent company of DistroTV, looks at the Covid content collapse, where the streaming market is headed, and...