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Million new customers drive Sky to 11BN revs in 2014/15

Pay-TV Joseph O'Halloran 29-07-2015

In a year in which it ended up significantly larger than it began, the Sky pay-TV operation is now scaling up profits as revealed by its financial results for the 2014/15 fiscal year.

TV operators opt for hybrid OTT as preferred business model

Pay-TV Joseph O'Halloran 29-07-2015

With over-the-top now firmly established within service providers' pay-TV portfolios, the hybrid OTT model has become the paying platform of choice says research from MPP Global.

Telstra takes up Roku to support steaming service

Online Video Joseph O'Halloran 29-07-2015

As it continue its recent expansion of its corporate body and services, leading Australian telco Telstra has become the first firm of its kind to join the Roku Powered licensing programme.

Linear encoder market to dip markedly over next five years

4K/UltraHD Joseph O'Halloran 29-07-2015

As HDTV roll out slows in mature markets and legacy infrastructure and reduced end user budgets hold back technology replacements, the broadcast TV encoder market looks set for secular decline.

Yahoo's Honda-Community integration campaign shows brand lift

Online Video Michelle Clancy 29-07-2015

Research measuring the impact of Honda's integration into the sixth season of the series Community on Yahoo shows that the brand successfully increased awareness of its vehicles among consumers with the campaign.

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