Tag Archives: Cable TV

Pay-TV decline shows signs of plateauing

Parks Associates Research calculates that 70% of U.S. broadband households now subscribe to at least one OTT service. It adds that MVPDs may rejoice that pay-TV decline is showing early signs of plateauing and that the 80% adoption may be a stable adoption rate plateau for a few years. – Joesph O’Halloran, Rapid TV News » http://bit.ly/2RT32VG

FitzyTV Uses Your TV Everywhere Credentials to Stream 75+ Live Channels From a Single App

[FitzyTV] currently supports 77 channels, which appear on a standard grid guide. Some of those channels include locals like NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX and cable channels like CNN, Discovery, USA, TBS, and TNT. It even works with sports networks like ESPN, FS1, NBCSN, as well as Regional Sports Networks like NBC Sports Chicago, MSG, and NESN[.] – Jason Gurwin, The Streamable » http://bit.ly/2R9jaSC

Charter officially releases new Spectrum TV streaming app for Apple TV

The Spectrum TV app was originally slated to launch sometime towards the end of 2018, but that ultimately ended up not being the case due to a series of delays. The Spectrum TV app works when you are connected to your Spectrum internet, allowing you to watch content on your Apple TV with ease and without sign-in. – Chance Miller, 9to5Mac.com http://bit.ly/2F5wk1q

vMVPDs buoy falling US pay-TV market in Q2 2018

This fall for the cable, satellite and IPTV companies, in total 973,000, was nearly as many subscribers as the prior two quarters combined, 1.16 million. [Strategy Analytics] also found that in the second quarter total legacy pay-TV subscriptions fell to 87.05 million, down 3.6% year-on-year. Cable subs fell annually by 2.3% to 46.347 million; satellite, tumbled 5.2% to 30.637 million; IPTV subs slid 4.2% to 10.066 million. – Joseph O’Halloran, Rapid TV News https://ift.tt/2Puv2Pm
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