Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Digital Video Consumption Rises

FreeWheel's Fourth-Quarter Video Monetization report said that content views grew 20% in the quarterr

Monday, March 20, 2017

One in five US OTT homes now pay for ‘three or more’ services

19% of streaming subscribers are paying for three or more services – up four percentage points

Consumers are creating their own bundles of video services, starting with Netflix, taken by 95% of multiple streaming consumers, and Amazon Video, taken by 82%. Consumers then add add a combination of subscription and à-la-carte platforms including Hulu, HBO Now and iTunes.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Netflix Reports Strong Q4 Sub Growth

Netflix, which celebrated the ten-year anniversary of the launch of its streaming services, added 1.93 million U.S. streaming subs in the quarter, for a total of 49.43 million, while internationally, the company added 5.12 million streaming subs, expanding that total to 44.37 million. The company generated $8.3 billion in global streaming revenue in 2016, up 35% year-over year. The company said that it expects to add 1.5 million domestic members in Q1, and 3.7 million overseas.