TV Everywhere


BBC launches first TV Everywhere service

BBC Worldwide has launched BBC Player, a branded TV Everywhere service in partnership with Singaporean pay TV giant StarHub. TV Everywhere services have proved popular with channels and operators in the US in particular, and allow authenticated pay TV subs to stream channels from their pay TV bundle. The branded BBC Player, which is now […]

Industry expects more B2C, TV Everywhere

A survey of industry experts has show the vast majority expect to see more direct-to-consumer services from content companies, and also more authenticated TV Everywhere services launching in the EMEA region. The 3Vision consultancy surveyed key industry figures across production, distribution, broadcasting and technology, and 85% of respondents said there will be an increase in […]

NBCU launches Esquire Network TV Everywhere app

NBCUniversal’s male-skewed US cable channel Esquire Network has launched a TV Everywhere app that allows users to view live programming. Esquire TV NOW will allow users to stream content through a dedicated app and via a esquiretv.com/NOW portal. This comes as NBCU pushes ahead with its TV Everywhere strategy, which aims to allow users to […]

USA Network launches new NBCU TV Everywhere push

NBCUniversal has debuted a TV Everywhere service for USA Network – the first time it has launched the multi-screen programming initiative for one of its cable channels. USA Now will give viewers access to USA Network programmes such as Graceland, Suits and Psych across a variety of connected devices a day after their linear broadcaster […]

Nickelodeon launches TV Everywhere iPad app

Viacom-owned kids network Nickelodeon is launching a branded TV Everywhere iPad app. The Nick App will allow kids on-demand access to a range of the kids channel’s content as well as having behind the scenes information and video and associated polls and games. A user authentication system will be used and, once verified as qualifying […]

Cord cutting won’t hit pay TV for five years

Cord-cutting will have a minimum impact on pay TV for the next five years at least, according to PwC. Following its sponsorship of a debate between Columbia Business School and the Virginia Commonwealth University Brandcenter on the question of whether advertisers and the media industry should worry about cord-cutting, PwC came down on the side […]

HBO teams with Apple for Go launch

HBO president and COO, Eric Kessler, announced yesterday that the HBO Go TV Everywhere service is now compatible with Apple’s Airplay. The update means that Apple users with the HBO Go app can now stream content from the premium programmer straight from their iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to their HDTV using Apple TV. Kessler […]

Latin Media Leaders: Cesar Conde, Univision

MOST SUCCESSFUL US HISPANIC EXECUTIVE CESAR CONDE, PRESIDENT, UNIVISION NETWORKS, UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS 2012 was an incredibly busy year for US Hispanic broadcasting group Univision, with the launch of four new channels, a move into bilingual services, the roll out of numerous digital initiatives and the rebranding of second network TeleFutura. “Not long ago we had […]

BSkyB launches advanced TV Everywhere service

UK pay TV operator BSkyB has launched a new service to supplement its Sky Go TV Everywhere offering that enables customers to download movies and TV shows and watch them offline The, Sky Go Extra, also allows users to register for Sky Go on up to four, rather than the existing two, internet-connected devices. Sky […]

US pay TV at a critical point as Netflix and OTT take hold

Traditional pay TV operators in the US are facing an unprecedented challenge and their growth will hinge on the success of their TV Everywhere services, according to new research. As OTT and broadband content services win market share and the number of broadband customers in the US approaches parity with the number of pay TV […]