The very serious Coronavirus situation has already had a massive effect on the UK with every market being affected in one way or another, whether you’re in the loo roll business or the media game the world has gone into an unprecedented state of lockdown. For Simplestream, we’ll be interested to watch (from home) how this will affect the broadcast world. As consumers have more time than ever to consume content we’ll continue to keep an eye on by what means they’ll choose to enjoy this content and the newest trends. Wishing you well, Simplestream
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It’s the 52nd Simplestream 6, which marks (more or less) a year of the news! For our very special edition we’re looking back at some of my favourites based primarily on their titles. Who doesn’t like reading old news?
Interesting to see an average greater than $10 a month, the average cost of a subscription streaming service, indicative of the new tendency for consumers to be subscribed to multiple services.
The launch of several niche streaming services is boosted by the news of more consumers than ever before are subscribed to 3 or more streaming services at once.
Simplestream 6 – YouTube rolls out changes for COPPA compliance, expects ‘significant impact’ for creators
Youtube pulls the rug out from beneath kid’s content creators. With limited data collection and no targeted ad serving on Kids content, it may be time for many Youtube Channels to seize control and go direct to consumer.
Happy New Year! Have we made the 2020 joke yet? I’m sure we’ll find the chance somewhere down the line. In the coming weeks there will be plenty of stats about winter holidays viewing habits but while we wait let’s cap off with a previous year review.
While the weather may be cooling down for this most jolly of seasons the OTT market space will be heating up as the streaming stats for the holidays comes out in January.
Another week closer to AfricaCom! Luckily there’s still time to book a meeting, drop us a message today to meet up at our stand in Hall 4, A31.
Your weekly dose of Simplestream 6 is back on schedule, with bright news about AVoD revenues. If you managed to miss our stand at IBC you can always catch us at MIP or Sportel for October!
Watch Ashley, our Technical Presales Manager discuss the opportunities of direct-to-consumer platforms and the regional differences in the streaming market.