OTT TV zone

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    BBC Three to premiere entire series on iPlayer

    BBC Three will for the first time make all episodes of a new series available on BBC iPlayer ahead of its linear transmission. All six episodes of Jonah From Tonga, the new series from the writer and star of Summer Heights High and Ja’mie: Private School Girl, will be made available on BBC iPlayer from...
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    Dailymotion & London Wasps RFC to bring exclusive content to fans

    Dailymotion, one of the biggest video platforms, has signed an exclusive deal with London Wasps Rugby Football Club to bring new sports content to its global audience of 120 million. The move comes as part of a complete overhaul of Wasps’ website and content production.  Wasps will use the Dailymotion player for the content that...
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    Modern Times Group: “The AVOD business is here to stay”

    Alireza Tajbakhsh, 
Director xPlay, MTGx, Modern Times Group
    IP&TV News talk Ad-supported VOD with Alireza Tajbakhsh, Director xPlay, MTGx, Modern Times Group… IP&TV News: Hi Alireza. Could you begin by telling us about the present state of Ad-supported VOD? Alireza Tajbakhsh: AVOD is growing and although the business model has been around for a few years, I now see a massive growth in traffic in...

Analysis & Opinion

  • “Where next for cable?” 5 predictions for 2014

    Guest Blog by Guy Bisson, Research Director, Television, IHS What were the most significant developments for the cable industry in 2013 and what are some of your predictions for the industry in 2014 and beyond? If only I was a ‘glass half full’ type of person. If I was, I could claim to be 50…

  • Informa Telecoms & Media’s top predictions for 2014

    Informa Telecoms & Media today revealed its predictions and trends for 2014 for the telecoms and media sectors. Telecoms operator consolidation will be a recurring theme throughout 2014. In addition to in-market consolidation – Informa Telecoms & Media is seeing a slow but steady transition to three-operator mobile markets – they expect to see regional…

  • Inside the rise of BT Sport: IP&TV News talks to Simon Green

    Simon Green
Head of BT Sport

    IP&TV News talks to Simon Green, Head of BT Sport, in this special report When I ask Simon Green (head of BT Sport),  if, when the channel launched back in August, they knew they were going to make that bid for the UEFA Champions League and Europa League rights (and overnight turn from an interesting curiosity into…

Microsoft's Martin Wahl: “The cloud is going to be revolutionary”

YouTube's Diego Higgins “LTE brings great opportunity to YouTube”

Brightcove on Chromecast: Is the future of TV in the palm of your hand?

Erik Bussé: “TV will become the portal to the digital home”

A 4K Forecast (CES 2014 in Retrospect)

Sky News: “OTT services give the user choice”