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One billion digital TV homes by year-end

There will be more than 1 billion digital TV households across 138 countries by end-2014, up by 130 million on 2013 and by 461 million from the 590 million recorded in 2010, according to a new report from Digital TV Research.

Online video

In a shifting landscape of video content consumption, how do content providers and advertisers reach their audiences? The good news is that video consumption is on the rise. Much like video did not kill radio, online and on-demand video will not kill TV or the distribution networks that deliver its content. While TV consumption has increased only 1%, digital video consumption (online and mobile) has increased over 900%.

Digital TV Research breaks down pay-TV revenue for 2014

European pay-TV revenues will reach $40.35 billion in 2014, up from $36.87 billion in 2010, according to a new report from Digital TV Research. The European Digital TV Databook (covering 39 countries) reveals that the 2014 total will only increase by 0.6% on 2013 as ARPUs are hit by competition and the transition of subscribers to double-play and triple-play bundles (which result in higher overall ARPUs for operators but ...