Tag Archive: video-on-demand

Sep 07

Wuhu CATV gets personal to cash in on Chinese pay-TV boom

Tweet Leading Chinese cableco Wuhu CATV has embarked on a significant infrastructure upgrade in order to be able to take advantage of what it believes will be a pay-TV bonanza. The operator, which serves the Anhui province of the country, is to personalise TV services with scalable and flexible video on demand (VOD) solutions as …

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Jun 14

Emerging Markets Lagging but Eager to Grow VOD

Tweet Wellingborough, UK – June 13, 2011. Video-on-demand (VOD) services are gaining significant traction in markets such as North America and Europe, where large pay-TV operators have formed content portfolios consisting of thousands of movies and TV shows. IMS Research estimates that in 2010, the North American VOD market generated $1.98 billion in revenues, and …

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Jun 13

China’s YOU On Demand raises $10.9m in private placement

Tweet YOU On Demand, China’s first national pay-per-view and video on demand (VOD) platform, has closed a private placement of its common shares with a group of institutional and accredited investors. The company received gross proceeds of $10,917,806 (£6.6m) through the sale of 124,065,972 common shares. Read more: China’s YOU On Demand raises $10.9m in …

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Apr 18

Publishers eyeing connected TVs should accept same VOD levies as broadcasters

Tweet If publishers want to make their mark on the connected TV space, they must adhere to the same regulations as broadcasters. The fallout over whether the video-on-demand (VOD) services of publishers and magazines should fall within the remit of VOD co-regulator ATVOD (the Association of TV On-Demand) has left tempers running high. Click here …

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