A la carte

À la carte TV ‘more attractive than bundled pay TV’

Existing pay TV bundles are getting less and less attractive to consumers and à la carte offers increasingly interesting, according to new data. According to findings from Hub Entertainment Research, only 40% of those with one pay TV subscription feel their needs are “very well met”. That number only rises to 47% among those with […]

Sony plans ‘a-la-carte’ PlayStation Vue offering

Sony Network Entertainment International (SNEI) and Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) have announced plans to launch an a-la-carte version of its cloud TV service PlayStation Vue.  The new offer will be available to all PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 owners in the US, allowing them to pay to access individual channels through PlayStation Vue, rather than […]

Magine outlines expansion plans

Cloud-based TV operator Magine is set for a full launch in Germany by late summer, and is looking to roll out a la carte pricing and add more niche stations to its channel lineup. Speaking to DTVE, Magine co-founder and CEO Matthias Hjelmstedt said the full German launch would come ahead of further deployments, with […]