Tag Archive: linear

Aug 04

Broadcasters have no cause for panic over rise of nonlinear TV

Tweet Despite the growth of on-demand video and recording technologies such as the digital video recorder (DVR), the vast bulk of consumer television viewing time is still expected to be devoted to real-time, linear programming through the year 2015, according to the analysis by research firm. Nonlinear television is defined as non-traditional means of viewing …

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Jun 07

Infonetics Research: Pay-TV set-top box market down 10% in Q1; strong growth expected in hybrid STBs

Tweet Market research firm Infonetics Research today released excerpts from its first quarter 2011 (1Q11) Cable, Satellite, IPTV, and OTT Set-Top Boxes and Subscribers market share and forecast report. “Despite a quarter-over-quarter decline in the global set-top box market, all major segments are up from this time a year ago in both revenue and shipments, …

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May 25

Online video adds to, not eats, prime time linear TV revenues

Tweet New research by monetisation rights management provider FreeWheel has found that online video viewing is additive to linear television viewing, not eating into prime time. The latest quarterly FreeWheel Video Monetisation Report for Q1 2011 found that online video viewing is relatively constant during the week and that even though video views continue to …

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