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Québecor dénonce les privilèges de Netflix

Netflix compte près de 70 millions d’abonnés répartis dans 60 pays. Le grand patron de Québecor, Pierre Dion, souhaite un encadrement plus strict du service de vidéo sur demande Netflix afin que le terrain de…


Most Digital Viewers Multitask While Watching Live TV

More digital viewers say they multitask while watching live television than other TV and video formats, such as over-the-top (OTT) streaming content and timeshifted TV, according to a September 2015 survey. http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1013281


Ofcom: children now prefer YouTube to TV

This year for the first time, children aged 12-15 who watch both television and YouTube clips stated a preference for YouTube, according to new research by Ofcom. http://www.digitaltveurope.net/463562/ofcom-children-now-prefer-youtube-to-tv/



Connected TVs Marry New and Old Viewing Habits

Connected TVs are becoming mainstream, but the nuances of their use are still evolving. A new eMarketer report analyzes these usage and viewing habits, along with connected TV’s similarity to linear TV. http://www.emarketer.com/Article/Connected-TVs-Marry-New-Old-Viewing-Habits



TDG: Cord cutting in decline

The percentage of adult broadband users who are ‘moderately’ or ‘highly likely’ to cancel their pay TV service declined 20% between early 2014 and 2015, according to The Diffusion Group (TDG). http://www.digitaltveurope.net/456102/tdg-cord-cutting-in-decline/



KPN launches OTT service Play

Dutch telco KPN has launched subscription OTT service Play, offering a range of popular live TV channels and on-demand content for €11.99 a month for the first year, without an ongoing contract commitment. http://www.digitaltveurope.net/452522/kpn-launches-ott-service-play/




Liberty Global highlights cloud TV success

UPC Hungary’s rollout of cloud-based TV apps, including YouTube, on legacy set-top boxes has exceeded expectations in terms of take-up to date, according to Arpad Jordan, CTO, central and eastern Europe, Liberty Global. http://www.digitaltveurope.net/449702/liberty-global-highlights-cloud-tv-success/