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In-demand charts: UK (August 7-13, 2016)

With the Edinburgh International Television Festival coming up this month, TBI and Parrot Analytics have taken another look at the UK, and our second demand expressions chart has thrown up some significant results. As many predicted, Netflix nostalgia fest Stranger Things has become television’s most in-demand programme. Stranger Things has been the watercooler series of […]

Study: niche SVOD nets may need OTT partners

Niche SVOD services may eventually end as standalone apps and instead be distributed as part of larger OTT services, according to research from Parrot Analytics and MIPCOM. The study forecasts that current market trends will “eventually lead to a period of aggregation”. This may end with SVOD apps that offer content from one network or […]

Tuchman joins Parrot board, plots investment

Ex-AMC Global president Bruce Tuchman has joined the board of television data firm Parrot Analytics, and will invest in the company this year. Tuchman (pictured) left his role as AMC Global and Sundance Channel Global boss earlier this year, and has been consulting for the media technology sectors since that point. This makes him a […]

Demanding more from TV

Exclusive data from TBIVision and Parrot Analytics reveals central and eastern Europe’s most in-demand programmes and genres. Jesse Whittock reports. Maniacal politicians, giant fire-breathing dragons, damaged superheroes and drug traffickers are in demand in central and eastern Europe. Parrot Analytics has used its sophisticated software to analyse the demand for television programmes in 16 territories* […]

Parrot signs up Mediaset SVOD platform

Programme data science firm Parrot Analytics has signed Mediaset’s Italian SVOD platform, Infinity, to its roster of clients. Parrot, which offers insight into comparable programme data on television and digital platforms through analysis of billions of data points captured online, already provides services to the likes of BBC Worldwide. “We are extremely excited to be […]

In-demand charts: Spain (15 – 21 May 2016)

Our latest fortnightly feature in association with Parrot Analytics reveals the most in-demand shows from another European territory. Spain’s most popular digital original is Narcos. The Pablo Escobar-inspired drama was streaming service Netflix’s first big Spanish-language – or more accurately Spanish and English-language – play and its success in Spain is therefore unsurprising. Spanish viewers also love […]

In-demand charts: Germany (May 1-7, 2016)

Our latest fortnightly feature in association with Parrot Analytics reveals the most in-demand shows* from another European territory, Germany, throwing up some familiar results. House of Cards was top of the charts in Denmark last month, and is now the big digital winner in Germany, taking almost double the number of demand expressions as #2 […]

In-demand charts: Denmark (April 17-23, 2016)

Our latest fortnightly feature in association with Parrot Analytics reveals the most in-demand shows from another European territory. Denmark’s most popular digital original is House of Cards, the first time the dark political drama has topped one of our territory-specific charts, while Game of Thrones’ return propelled it to the top of the overall list. […]

In-demand charts: France (April 3-9, 2016)

Our latest fortnightly feature in association with Parrot Analytics reveals the most in-demand shows from another European territory. Switching attention from the UK to France, shows Orange is the New Black and The Walking Dead are trending in France. The most popular shows in mainland Europe country tally with recorded demand in other regional territories […]

The Walking Dead, Daredevil in demand in UK

A new fortnightly feature from TBIVision and LA’s Parrot Analytics, in which we reveal the most in-demand shows from a specific European territory, shows Daredevil and The Walking Dead are the hottest programmes in the UK. Ahead of the final episode of the sixth season of The Walking Dead, demand* for the show in the week […]