TITLE

SHOW US THE VOD MONEY!

PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Variety;11/5/2013, Vol. 321 Issue 18, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses developments in the video-on-demand (VOD) industry as of November 5, 2013. It highlights the emergence of systems for delivery of VOD services including set-top boxes and videogame consoles. It highlights the difficulty in assessing the value of VOD and other forms of digital content in overseas markets. Studies predicting growth for the VOD market are highlighted including a study by Digital TV Research which forecasts a 44 percent increase in on-demand TV.
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91933633

 

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