Verizon has added 10 channels to its FiOS TV mobile app, giving subscribers the ability to stream networks including Fox Sports 1, HBO Latino and Showtime Family Zone on mobile devices.
The number of consumers that are using tablets and smartphones to watch TV is escalating. According to a study by Altman Vilandrie & Company, the percentage of tablet users watching TV or movies on tablets weekly jumped from 17 percent in 2013 to 26 percent. In addition, 40 percent of consumers under age 35 watch TV or movies on their smartphones every week.
Welcome to the IBC 2014 Preview Issue. This year, broadcasters, cable operators, and a host of service and equipment providers will converge in Amsterdam to explore one dominating theme: Can traditional television survive the onslaught of nontraditional media?
In a move that's certain to challenge the data-usage caps of many subscribers, Comcast has upgraded its TV Everywhere app to play on cellular networks.
TV ad tech company BlackArrow has introduced an update to its Advanced Advertising System that it says will limit the amount of times a specific ad is seen in both live and on-demand streams.
Time Warner Cable, Bright House and Mediacom have expanded their TV Everywhere offerings to include more content for authenticated video subscribers.
More than five years after storming into the market, the U.S. pay TV's highly complex multiscreen initiative, TV Everywhere, remains a work in progress. Special report
More than 60 months after Time Warner, Inc. chief Jeff Bewkes and Comcast grand puba Brian Roberts first introduced the broad, sweeping industry-wide initiative known as TV Everywhere, this vital link to pay-TV's future remains a broken web of incomplete rights negotiations.
More than five years after its introduction, U.S. pay TV's complex multiscreen initiative, TV Everywhere, remains a work in progress. FierceCable explores four key issues keeping TV from being truly everywhere.
With a successful beta test concluded, CNN has christened the wide launch of its new, advanced TV Everywhere platform, CNNx, to more than 85 million pay TV subscribers across more than 200 MVPDs.