YouTube will generate 50 per cent in ad revenue year-on-year in 2013 says a report from eMarketer. Advertisers will spend a projected $5.6 billion as advertisers seek a younger audience watching on new devices. via YouTube $5.6bn in ad revenue … Continue reading
Ooyala has released its Q3 2013 Global Video Index, revealing distinct patterns in how viewers consume video across devices. While mobile viewing levels off in Q3 due to seasonal factors, the overall share of mobile and tablet video views increased … Continue reading
Foxtel today announced that Foxtel Play, the company\’s recently launched internet TV service, is now available on compatible 2013 LG Smart TVs. via Foxtel Play Comes to LG Smart TVs.
The Connected TV Awards 2014 are now officially open, overseen by Videonet and studiously independent, as always. Anybody can win these awards or reach the shortlists regardless of who they are or whether they have a marketing budget. They are … Continue reading
Unraveling the Darwinian evolution of content service engagement should be the top priority on content operators’ agendas. This process has been stuck for too long within the constraints of poorly designed user interface, tasteless program guides and depressing interactive menus. … Continue reading
Grundig has issued an upodate for its smart TVs which includes the addition of a special Maxdome app. via Maxdome comes to Grundig smart TVs.
Over half of sales of TV sets in Germany this year will be of smart TVs, according to the latest study by consumer electronics trade association GFU. via Germans tune in to smart TV » Digital TV Europe.
The BBC’s governing body the BBC Trust said the corporation is due to undergo a major management shakeup, at the same time as it appointed former Sony chairman and CEO Sir Howard Stringer to its executive board. via BBC announces … Continue reading
Viacom president and CEO Philippe Dauman is hoping audience measurement for viewing of his company’s content on mobile devices improves, for two reasons: more content for consumers and more advertising for Viacom. via Viacom CEO: Better Viewing Measurement Equals More … Continue reading
Developers of the FreeBSD operating system will no longer allow users to trust processors manufactured by Intel and Via Technologies as the sole source of random numbers needed to generate cryptographic keys that can\’t easily be cracked by government spies … Continue reading