SaaS is here, but is the industry ready to turn and face the strange?
Paul Segre, CEO at Synamedia, considers how SaaS can help the media industry during its golden years
Analyst: Global pay-TV market set for highs and lows over next five years
Between 2021 and 2027, 86 countries are predicted to add pay-TV subs and 52 countries will lose subscribers
Analysts: Ukraine war will see Eastern European pay-TV subs drop, but not as disrupted as OTT market
Russia is expected to lose 5 million pay-TV subscribers between 2021 and 2027 partly as sanctions worsen the economic situation
Analysts: Western Europe pay-TV subs to drop to 100 million by 2027
Digital TV Research predicts IPTV will overtake satellite TV in 2026 to become the most lucrative platform
Analyst: US pay-TV viewers continue to cut the cord
Number of households without a pay-TV subscription will rise from 11.34 million in 2010 to 72.86 million in 2027 according to Digital TV Research
Vewd and Vestel partner on SaaS smart TV solution for pay-TV operators
The companies have come together to develop what they call a "Turnkey solution positions operators of all sizes to win the retail smart...
Ofcom: Netflix more popular with UK viewers than pay-TV
Broadcast TV’s share of all adults’ total viewing dropped from 67 per cent in 2019 to 61 per cent
Report: Most sports fans want to watch on streaming platforms only
A new report by Grabyo suggests that the pay-TV market will only have a 28 per cent customer share of global sports fans by...
Pay-TV revenues to drop by a quarter over 10 years
Analysts believe revenues peaked at $201 billion in 2016
Analyst: Pay-TV’s loss will be digital’s gain in Eastern Europe
Pay-TV will still lead its digital counterpart in terms of overall subscribers
The streaming wars are over. Nobody won. So, what now?
Gideon Gilboa, EVP Product and Marketing at Kaltura, explains that the time is ripe for pay-TV providers to rise to the challenge of the...
How the pay-TV industry can employ data to rise to the challenge of Covid
NAGRA's Jacques-Edouard Guillemot explains how real-time access to and analysis of data can help pay-TV operators be more resilient and able to adapt quickly...
Analyst: Global pay-TV revenues decrease, but subscriptions are going up
"Despite poor results in some countries, there is still plenty of life left in pay-TV," said Digital TV Research.
Broadcasters rule out allowing Premier League clubs to sell PPV matches
Clubs want to stream matches that aren't available on pay-TV channels as a way to recoup some of their lost revenues
Sports rights holders should ‘adopt a hybrid media model’ in the wake of coronavirus
New report projects revenue generated by sports media rights in 2020 will fall by a third compared to 2019
Sky retained 99 per cent of subscribers during lockdown
"Pausing sports subscriptions was a masterstroke that allowed the company to retain the vast proportion of customers" analyst tells TVBEurope
New report paints mixed picture for Europe’s football rights landscape
Enders Analysis releases ‘European football: An opportunity to reset’ report highlighting a ‘mixed bag’ of outlooks for leagues and broadcasters that should be seized...
Global streaming accounts predicted to surpass pay-TV numbers by end of 2020
New figures from GlobalData
Entertainment industry set for $160 billion hit from coronavirus
New figures from Ampere Analysis
Global pay-TV subs predicted to reach 1.06 billion by 2025
IPTV predicted to add 84 million subscribers between 2019 and 2025
Western Europe pay-TV subs “to fall below 100 million”
“IPTV is gaining subscribers at the expense of the other pay-TV platforms"
Eastern Europe “to add 10 million digital pay-TV subscribers” by 2025
Digital TV Research expects Russia to account for half of region’s pay-TV subscribers
Sky, BT stand to lose £1 billion in sport shut-down
"Negotiating pay cuts with players is as difficult as herding cats"
European pay-TV platforms introduce free packages during lockdown
Canal Plus, Telefonica and Orange offer free subscriptions
Sports broadcasters “face pressure” amid coronavirus
"Broadcasters have more capacity and better tech than ever before," says media analyst
Three-quarters of pay-TV viewers ‘will cut the cord in the next five years’
Grabyo surveyed 13,000 customers across 11 territories
Which flavour of Android is right for your pay-TV business?
Tim Pearson, senior director, product marketing, NAGRA, explains the pros and cons of different Android TV distributions
Global video streaming market ‘to reach $150 billion by 2026’
New figures from Allied Market Research
Eurosport to be France’s official pay-TV 2020 Olympic Games broadcaster
Partnership agreed with Canal+ Group and France Télévisions