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FilmOn secures legal win in battle for equal status with cable

Online TV service FilmOn has secured a victory in its US legal battle to be treated as the equivalent of traditional cable operator, enabling to legally retransmit broadcast signals over the web. The US District Court in Los Angeles ruled that FilmOn is entitled to rebroadcast programmes if it meets all legal requirements. However, District […]

Triple-play revenues to reach US$144 billion

Telecoms and cable operators will see their triple-play subscription revenues reach US$144 billion (€106 billion) in 2018, according to new research by Digital TV Research.  The forecast, which covers 97 countries, predicts that triple play revenues – from pay TV, broadband and fixed-line telephony – will increase by US$80 billion compared to the 2012 figure. […]