Netflix predicted to lead SVoD market in MENA
A forecast report by Digital TV Research predicts that Netflix will lead the MENA SVoD market with 3.57 subscribers in Arabic speaking countries by 2023.
Big-3 SVOD Original Content Spending to Triple by 2022
According to a new report, the Big-3 SVOD players – Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video will triple their content budgets from licensed content to originals, to spend $10 billion annually by 2022.
Etisalat's E-Vision signs five year exclusive deal with Starz Play
The new deal will allow eLife customers to enjoy Starz Play exclusively across its IPTV and mobile services.
Facebook hires Eurosport's Peter Hutton to Target Sports Rights Deals
In a move seen as a signal of Facebook's intention to land more global sports rights deals, they have poached Peter Hutton from Eurosport.
Mixed Reality - Television on Steroids
Technology is being harnessed by content creators as mixed reality - “the result of blending the physical world with the digital world.” A game changing blend of physical and virtual worlds is coming to Middle East screens.
Acing analytics with AI
Much of what is branded as AI is better understood as the evolution of data analysis
Industry upbeat about prospects
Broadcast and production professionals in the Middle East see better times ahead
Quality control for OTT
IP introduces new technical and skills challenges that new measurement tools can help address.
State of the industry
Digital Studio catches up with some of the best known faces in the industry