Events Struggle to Recapture Past Glory
- Pay TV overpowers Midia `98. Hopewell, John; Ochoa, Christina // Variety;06/22/98, Vol. 371 Issue 7, p29
Reports that pay television fell over the third edition of Midia 1998, a Latin American film and television market held in Madrid on June 18, 1998. Challenges faced by Midia; Participants in the market; Explosion of cable and satellite television in Spain and Latin America.
- NUMBER. // Broadcasting & Cable;1/25/2016, Vol. 146 Issue 4, p25
The article focuses on the percentage of the U.S. pay television base that is expected to subscribe to so-called skinny bundles in 2020.
- Starz Readies Interstitials for SVOD Content. Reynolds, Mike // Multichannel News;7/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p38
Reports on the launch of short-form content by Starz on Demand to promote its film offerings through its subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service. Way of accessing the short-form file packages; Information on a related sweepstakes sponsored by Starz on Demand; Examples of films to be...
- HBO giving Brits passport to VOD. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;2/20/2007, Vol. 398 Issue 20, p50
The article reports on the launch of a British subscription voice-on-demand (VOD) service by Home Box Office (HBO) Inc. in Great Britain. The move is part of the global expansion program that aims to give HBO a branded product in each of the top 10 global markets. VOD rights to HBO content will...
- Report: Live Video Still Trumps Video-on-Demand. GRUENWEDEL, ERIK // Home Media Magazine;6/30/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p7
The article discusses Ooyala's "Q1 2012 Global Video Index" report, which tracks the viewing habits of viewers in 239 countries that found that viewers watched 53 minutes of live video per session on a connected television (TV), compared with 4.6 minutes of recorded or video-on-demand (VOD).
- SVOD Lineup. // Multichannel News;12/6/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p40
Presents programming highlights from the subscription video-on-demand offerings of several television networks for December 2004.
- Are PPV and boxing facing a KO? Paige // Multichannel News;12/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p118
Reports on television industry executives' concerns about the immediate and long-term outlook for pay-per-view (PPV) boxing in the United States. Amount generated by boxing in revenue in 1999; Failure of boxer Mike Tyson's January 1999 PPV event to live up to operators' expectations; Absence of...
- Future is past for boxing. Umstead // Multichannel News;01/03/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p17
Comments on developments related to pay-per-view (PPV) boxing as of January 3, 2000. Lack of boxing bouts that can attract PPV viewers; Impact on PPV revenues.
- Next Fights Are Temporary Rx. Umstead, Thomas // Multichannel News;09/11/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p42
Reports on boxing events scheduled to for broadcast over pay-per-view (PPV) for the fourth quarter of 2000. Projected revenue performance of the scheduled boxing events; Failure of boxing events to post strong PPV performances; Transition difficulty faced by boxing programs.