TV Viewing


Piracy: Address the Problem, Provide a Better Option

by Andy Marken

Awhile back – quite a while – we spent frustrating days divorcing our cable bundle of hundreds of channels (we only watched a few, the rest were just “there.”). It wasn’t a messy divorce, …

Tags:Piracy| Streaming Video| TV Viewing

TV Viewing Feeling the Economic Pinch

by Omid Rahmat

Subscription TV services suffered during the fourth quarter, perhaps as a result of the cost of living crisis. Just over 15% of Americans say they don’t use any TV subscription services now, up +2.8 …

Tags:Attest| TV Viewing

Streaming Dominates Viewing on TVs

by Omid Rahmat

The competition for viewers in December led to losses of viewing share across broadcast, cable and streaming. The “other” category benefited, gaining 2 share points, driven in part by video game usage during holiday …

Tags:Smart TV| Streaming Video| TV Viewing

Reliance Positions Itself to Own Streaming Gaming Eyeballs in India

by Omid Rahmat

India promises to become a major player in the global gaming market and this partnership will see JioGames emerge as an undisputed leader in Cloud Gaming in India. By combining Gamestream’s technological expertise in Cloud …

Tags:Streaming Games| TV Viewing

Survey: 86% Europeans will watch World Cup at home on TVs

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Quoting a survey commissioned by TCL in five countries of Europe (UK, France, Germany, Poland and Spain), on TV and the World Cup, Advanced Television reported that  61% will follow the …

Tags:Europe| Market Data| Sports and Stadiums| TCL| TV Viewing

TV Market Declining – GfU

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The GfU published data for the World Television day – November 21st and highlighted research from ARD/ZDF in Germany that showed that  daily usage time for moving images is 214 minutes …

Tags:Germany| Market Data| TV Viewing| TVs (TV Sets)

Study: Screens help cognitive development in children

by Bob Raikes

What They Say We’ve all seen reports that too much screen time is bad for children, in particular. However in a study published in Frontiers in Psychology, a team from the UK and France …

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Links Week Ending 15th July 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the end of this week. U.S. TV Homes Using a Smart TV to …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| LED| Lenovo| Litigation| Operating Systems| Outdoor Displays| PlayStation| Samsung| sony| STBs| Streaming Video| TV Viewing| USA

Catching Up on Virtual Production and OTT vs Linear TV

by Bob Raikes

Once again I’m going to quote the old London stockbroker saying of ‘Sell in May and Go Away’ – the phrase they would use to indicate that not much would happen in the dog …

Tags:Content Creation| Streaming Video| TV Viewing| Virtual Sets

Samba TV’s Q4’21 State of Viewership Report is Here!

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Samba TV released three reports on the ‘State of Viewership’ in TV in the US, the UK and Germany and in Australia. The reports look at the reach and impressions of …

Tags:Europe| Market Data| Streaming Video| TV Viewing| USA