While Virtual Reality has grabbed many of the headlines, it looks like Augmented Reality is the long game for many tech companies. But it is yet to be an easy win.
How an efficient Content Discovery Platform leads to personalized and ‘stickier’ customer journeys.
In 1996 Bill Gates wrote a brilliant and visionary article ‘Content is the King’. Reading this title with today’s eyes, and looking at the current landscape increasingly dominated by OTT content, it is hardly possible to imagine that under “content” he could have meant anything else but video.
Early March was an important date for the broadcast industry as a significant tipping point was reached in the US – the number of streaming media services subscribers finally overtook the number of Pay TV subscribers.
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The desire for audiences to binge-watch television series has changed the televisual landscape, and is something operators need to make sure is a central strategy of any OTT playbook.
There are several worrying angles to the subject of video piracy on mobile phones. And while the most disruptive so far has undoubtedly been the use of handsets to capture and stream protected content there are other issues with the networks themselves.
Netflix launched its latest slate of programming at the start of February, in a blog post whose opening few sentences described exactly what the fuss is about regarding TV personalisation.
Finally, after an extended period of dropping heavy hints in the business sections of the press, YouTube has announced that it’s going to start streaming live TV channels with its own $35 skinny bundle. Here are five reasons why this is important.
There is an argument that says we are in a new Golden Age of television as competition between the traditional TV industry and the new, digital players for viewers intensifies. But if we have genuinely reached Peak TV as a result, is the only real way from here downwards?