Illicit streaming devices

UK government outlines new measures in piracy clampdown

The UK government has outlined a number of new measures in an effort to clamp down on the illegal streaming of copyrighted content. After calling for views about illicit IPTV streaming devices, the Intellectual Property Office published its response yesterday stating that while existing laws are working, the government will also push ahead with a […]

CASBAA: 24% of Hong Kong viewers use pirate TV boxes

Some 24% of Hong Kong consumers use a TV box that can be used to stream pirated television and video content, according to research commissioned by CASBAA. The Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia said that the surge in pirated TV boxes “poses a major threat to the subscription video industry,” with users able […]