CTV comes to Roku

Roku has agreed a deal with Bell Media to launch top Canadian streamer CTV on the Roku platform. Roku users in the country will now have access to live and on demand programming from CTV, Canada’s most-watched television network.  CTV provides access to an extensive array of live and on-demand programming, with full episodes from […]

Samsung dominant force in UK CTV market, but Amazon and Android TV on the rise

Almost a third of all UK households use Samsung’s Tizen smart TV platform, with the CTV OS being the clear preference of Brits. According to StrategyAnalytics, 8.5 million UK households connect at least TV to the internet using Tizen, representing 30% of all households in the country. Samsung’s wide range of TV set price points […]

Streaming continues to dominate in new report

Consumers may be ‘permanently shifting away from linear TV’ a new report has said. According to the latest global video index from Brightcove, streaming has become the go-to choice for viewing, with connected TVs in particular seeing a surge in use. CTV views increased by 428% in the first half of the year versus H1 […]

MultiChoice adds Cape Verde Television and SA community channels

South African pay TV operator MultiChoice has added a new Portuguese-language channel, Cape Verde Television, to the line-up of services on the DStv platform. MultiChoice has struck a deal with distributor Thema to carry the public broadcast channel in Angola and Mozambique on all Portuguese packages. Cape Verde Television’s mission is to strengthen the Cape […]