Thursday, June 30, 2016

Around The Net

  • Maybe Live Streaming Is A Business Tubefilter

    A lot has happened in the last two weeks that makes it appear there's enough live content out there that it's bound to be a big part of the video tech business. ...Read the whole story

  • Nielsen Unveils Streaming Ratings for 'Orange is the New Black,' 'Seinfeld' Wall Street Journal

    "Nielsen unveiled its first findings on viewership of TV shows on streaming services on Wednesday, providing data about select programs to media partners at a conference in Las Vegas, according to a presentation by the measurement specialist that was reviewed by The Wall Street Journal." Media companies have clamored for information about how TV shows perform on subscription video services like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, which don’t release ratings. "The new data from Nielsen are being shared privately with studios—except for whatever they agree to release more widely. They include metrics such as the total audience for episodes, the breakdown ... ...Read the whole story

  • NOW TV Adds Freeview As Well As Call And Broadband Packages