Keith Mallinson There is a lot to play for and at stake in mobile communications. It is among the very largest industries with operator revenues of $1.16 trillion (€812.4 billion)...
The deal will help speed the deployment of "next generation video service, both integrated with Verizon FiOS fiber-optic networks and delivered 'over the top' to any device," the companies said in a press release.
Verizon said Tuesday that it plans to launch "next-generation" video services on its FiOS TV platform and through a new over-top-video service, using the OnCue interactive TV technology it picked up through the acquisition of Intel's Intel Media division.
LAS VEGAS-- Dish Network has signed carriage deals with multiple programming suppliers that would allow for the distribution of live TV networks on an over-the-top video platform, CEO Joseph Clayton told FierceCable Wednesday.
According to initial figures from France's mobile operators, the new year brought further evidence that SMS usage in the country is being increasingly cannibalised by alternative services such as MMS or picture messages and over-the-top messaging apps.
This year is set to be an exciting one to watch as we see more developments with LTE services, ongoing M&A momentum and changes in operator pricing tactics and strategies, plus much, much more.
Intel has reportedly sought help from consumer electronics manufacturers and other technology companies to get its online video service off the ground.
A person who owns a TV set that's connected to the Internet is more than twice as likely as someone who doesn't to strongly consider canceling his or her current pay-TV service, according to a Diffusion Group survey.
NimbleTV was introduced last year and promised subscribers around the country they could buy online access to certain pay-TV providers' packages of subscription television no matter where they were. But last week, one of the pay-TV providers seems to have stopped cooperating.
DirecTV is negotiating deals with programmers in hopes of expanding the amount of over-the-top video it can offer subscribers, The Los Angeles Times reported Monday.