IPTV

ABOX42 demonstrates dotIO smart home platform

German IPTV and hybrid DVB set-top-box provider ABOX42 will demonstrate its new dotIO smart home platform for pay-TV, internet and mobile operators …

Smart Homes

How Much Does 'Free' Premier League Piracy Cost These Days?

Right now, the English Premier League is engaged in perhaps the most aggressively innovative anti-piracy operation the Internet has ever seen. After …

Televisions

Videotron picks Comcast technology for IPTV; follows Shaw, Rogers

Following the lead set by fellow Canadian cable operators, Videotron Ltd. plans to license technology from Comcast Corp. to launch a new, Internet-based television service.<p>The Quebecor Inc.-owned cable company said on Tuesday it will partner with Comcast to deliver IPTV (Internet protocol …

Streaming

Videotron to launch Comcast-based IPTV solution

Videotron has announced it will launch an IPTV service based on U.S. telecom Comcast’s proprietary platform, following in the footsteps of major …

Streaming

Videotron to build IPTV service off Comcast's Xfinity

• Quebecor's Videotron (OTC:QBCAF, OTCPK:QBCRF) is working on building an IPTV service based on Comcast's (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Xfinity X1 platform.<br>• The two …

Stock Markets

KPN launches Museum TV

Dutch IPTV provider KPN has launched the VOD service Museum TV to its two million television customers.The Dutch Museum TV is a video-on-demand …

Streaming

Kodi users now need to turn to VPNs to watch Premier League football

It has been difficult to avoid talk of Kodi for one reason or another recently, and it's something that's likely to be on the lips of fans of UK …

Streaming

IT is the Gamechanger in Hospitality Industry

<p>ACCORDING TO the Oracle Industry Connect’s Hotel 2025 survey, guests are willing to engage with brands that offer new technologies. The survey …

Hospitality

Cord cutting in Canada is slowing down

While this may come as a surprise to some, the pace of Canadians switching from conventional television services like digital cable and satellite, to …

Streaming

About that cord-cutting craze: CRTC data show Canadians still glued to their cable TVs

Not as many Canadians followed through on threats to cancel their traditional television subscriptions last year despite more options for online …

Televisions

Pace of cord-cutting in Canada slowed last year: CRTC

About 300,000 more Canadians subscribed to IPTV services last year compared to 2015<p>The pace at which Canadians are switching from conventional …

Smart TV

IPTV Service Raided By Police & Shutdown, Operator Arrested

As torrents and regular streaming continue in the background, premium IPTV services are becoming increasingly popular.Available for a few pounds, …

Streaming

Premier League Will Shut Down Kodi Plugins And Other IPTV Much Quicker This Year

The English Premier League is worried about streams that broadcast football games for free, so it will apply in advance for an injunction to stop …

Internet

Operation ‘Pirate On Demand’ Blocks Pirate IPTV Portals

Via cheap set-top boxes, IPTV services (Internet Protocol TV) allow people to access thousands of live TV channels in their living rooms for a …

Streaming

ABS wins Ghana IPTV platform

London-based facility and playout specialists ABS Broadcast has secured a downlink and service contract from Ghana’s Ziptv IPTV platform. Ziptv is …

Streaming

How NAGRA Fights Kodi and IPTV Piracy

Nagravision or NAGRA is one of the best known companies operating in the digital cable and satellite television content security space. Due to …

Televisions

IPTV Providers Counter Premier League Piracy Blocks

In the UK, top tier football is handled by The Premier League and its broadcasting partners Sky and BT Sport. All are facing problems with Internet …

Internet

Bell targets cord-cutters with new ‘Alt TV’ service

This may be the new golden age of television, but the number of Canadians actually subscribing to TV services has been steadily declining.<p>BCE Inc. is trying to push back on that trend with a cheaper, app-based service that offers live television without the frills of a traditional set-top box …

Smart TV

Ensuring Viewability Across Emerging Channels

Viewability was thrust back in the spotlight after Procter and Gamble's declaration that all members of its media supply chain must meet Media …

Advertising

Illegal IPTV & VOD Provider Settles With BREIN

While movies can be obtained from BitTorrent sites and live TV watched on unlicensed streaming portals, the combined experience generally lacks …

Streaming

'Get Out,' 'Fifty Shades Darker' Help Power NBCU Parent Comcast to Strong Q1

Broadcast and cable also chipped in with higher distribution and content licensing revenue<p>Comcast is off to a strong start in 2017, thanks in large …

Markets

Can beIN Sports — an international giant but a minnow in Canada — eventually become a threat to TSN, Sportsnet's dominance?

One of the signature dates in European soccer passed on the weekend, the second leg of El Clasico, between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, the two …

Dutch Eredivisie

How to watch the NFL draft on Apple devices

<i>By Chris Brantner, guest blogger</i><p>It may feel like forever until the beginning of football season, but the NFL draft is here to offer us all a brief glimpse into the excitement to come. The draft, which runs Thursday through Saturday, is an opportunity to dive into the NFL early and get an idea about …

NFL Draft

BCE reports wireless strength as IPTV, Internet subscribers slow

Consumers are flocking to the Internet for media content and BCE Inc. says it will meet them there with a plan to offer its traditional TV service over an app-based interface.<p>The company said Wednesday it will launch the service within the next six weeks in a bid to compete with so-called …

Markets

Hulu Grooms Its Tech Stack To Support Advanced TV

AdExchanger |Hulu is moving into phase two of its advanced TV strategy almost two years after launching its private exchange. But the market has …

Streaming

Kodi boxes conquer Britain: Sky and Netflix to suffer as UK falls for illegal streaming?

Study estimates almost five million Brits use Kodi and illegal streaming apps on Android smartphones.<p>While subscription and 'pay as you go' streaming …

Televisions

Sky brings Now TV on-demand service to Ireland

‘No strings’ streaming set to expand as company sells range of passes to content<p>Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 00:00 Updated: Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 11:00<p>Sky has …

Streaming

HBO classics aren’t leaving Amazon Prime, despite confusing labels

There’s still time to watch The Wire<p>As noted by <i>Vulture</i>, a label was recently added to several classic HBO shows on the Amazon Prime Video homepage, noting that they would be removed from the service on May 21st.<p><b>Update:</b> However, a representative for Amazon has informed <i>The Verge</i> that the labels were …

Amazon

New Accenture Survey Reveals 55 Percent Drop in Consumers Who Prefer to Watch TV Shows on TV Sets

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Signaling an accelerating shift in the digital video market consumer behavior, the percentage of consumers who prefer …

Streaming

Bournemouth vs. Middlesbrough live stream: Watch Premier League online

Bournemouth face Middlesbrough at Vitality Stadium on Saturday, April 22. Here’s all the info you need to watch.<p>Bournemouth enter Saturday’s game …

English Premier League