Global OTT revenues to nearly double in next five years

While SVOD revenues lead the way, growth in AVOD is outpacing other paid media, according to a new report.

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Netflix beats estimates, adds 7M global subs in Q3

The streaming giant attributed its strong performance in part to its romantic comedy-focused film slate.


Instagram launches long-form video app

IGTV will showcase influencer videos, including a cooking show from the most-followed creator on the platform, Lele Pons.

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Netflix adds 8.3M subs in Q4 2017

The streamer saw record quarterly subscriber growth, and plans to invest billions more in content, marketing and tech.

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What shows topped the digital charts in 2017?

Netflix, CraveTV and Apple share their Top 10s, and, for good measure, Kobo presents its most-read books (after all, some could be on next year’s most-watched list).


Netflix surpasses int’l subscriber targets

Membership grew to 104 million globally, with more than half of its subscribers hailing from outside of the U.S.

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Streaming media on smartphones on the rise: MTM

Smartphone owners are consuming more content than the rest of Canadians, on and off their devices, according to the new report.

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Canadians watching more video, TV on mobile: comScore

The 2014 Canada Digital Future in Focus report also found that Canadians are watching more online video than Americans.

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Video viewing makes up 29% of all time spent online: MTM

Media Technology Monitor’s analysis of the English-language market in Canada highlights the growing popularity of streaming video.


Playback’s Best of the Year: CSAs, Maslany, Netflix, City

Playback names its top picks for best major rebrand, best screen star, best media distributor and notable performance by a network.

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Millennials are media multi-tasking machines: report

A new Media Technology Monitor poll finds that 85% of adults aged 18 to 33 report being connected to the internet while watching TV.

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U.S. cable net Pivot takes Little Mosque

The scripted comedy (pictured) will be available via the new cable network’s linear streaming or mobile on-demand services.