Online Video News Round Up: Apple TV set-top box, IPTV growth, VoD market
30 Years After ‘1984’, Apple’s New Ad is Shot in a Day, on iPhones – TubeFilter
None of the dozens of ads aired during last night’s Super Bowl can hold a candle to ‘1984‘, the groundbreaking TV spot that helped turn Apple Computers into a household name.
In the War for TV Audiences, Video On Demand Has More Users, But Streaming Services Win More Hearts – Virtual-Strategy Magazine
New research from GfK shows that, despite larger user bases, video-on-demand (VOD) offerings from pay-TV providers are losing their war against streaming services like Netflix, Hulu Plus, and Amazon Prime.
Middle East’s demand for broadcast quality video content grows – AMEInfo
The demand for broadcast-quality online video content in the Middle East region is driven by a widespread access to high-speed internet, and the proliferation of smartphones and other technological devices.
VOD market to more than double to $45BN by 2018 – Rapid TV News
The video-on-demand (VOD) market is set to grow from $21.08 billion in 2013 to $45.25 billion in 2018, at a CAGR of 16.5%, says a study from MarketsandMarkets.
Report: IPTV growth strongest in Asia, emerging markets – Video Mind
Emerging markets are helping to drive IPTV growth to record levels, according to new research.
New Apple TV set-top box coming in first half of 2014, report says – CNet
Apple is getting set to release an updated version of the TV set-top box it already has on the market, according to a report by 9to5Mac. The report says the product is well into testing, and could be out by the first half of this year.