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SVOD Revenue is Forecast to Reach $34.6 Billion by 2021

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Revenues from subscription video on demand (SVOD) services, such as Netflix and Amazon, are set to more than double from $14.6 billion this year, to $34.6 billion in 2021. Netflix will now grow it’s U.S. subscriber base to be similar in size with leading traditional pay-TV service providers.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Western Europe OTT Video will Reach $14.64 Billion in 2021

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Online video entertainment has disrupted most legacy media companies that refused to acknowledge the market opportunities beyond traditional pay-TV services. This shift has become a global phenomenon. The impact and implications are far-reaching.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Telecom Providers Struggle to Evolve Their Business Model

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While telecom operators agree on the ultimate transformation of telecommunications networks to cloud-based infrastructures and the increasing role of video and Internet of Things (IoT) to drive revenue, they diverge on how fast these developments will affect them based on their business models.

Source: TBR

Video Games M&A in 1H 2016 is Up by 1,000 Percent

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Games M&A reached a record $18.6 billion in the first half of the year, in a clear sign of late stage market consolidation. After last year’s games market saw deals drop by 81%, the first half of 2016 is up by nearly 1,000% when compared to the rate of deals in 2015.

Source: Digi-Capital

China Gaming Industry Huge Growth Opportunity in 2016

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Gaming sales revenues in China reached $21 billion in 2015, that’s up by 22.1% year-on-year. During the year, the number of gaming users in the country stood at 537 million person-times, with a per capita value of contribution of US$39.

Source: IDC

U.S. Pay-TV Agrees to Reduce Set-Top Box Rental Burden

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Americans spend $20 billion a year to lease pay-TV boxes, or an average of $231 annually, the FCC says. Set-top box rental fees have jumped 185 percent since 1994, while the cost of TVs, computers and mobile phones have dropped by 90 percent.

Source: Reuters

Exploring Business Models for OTT Video Entertainment

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Smartphone and PC viewers prefer short-form content the most, at 66 and 55 percent, respectively. Tablets viewers spend little time with mid-form video, instead viewing is evenly split between long-form (43 percent) and short-form content (44 percent). Connected TV viewers watch long-form content 92 percent of the time with AVOD services.

Source: Ooyala

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