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SES and Verizon partner for UHD trials

Satellite operator SES has partnered with Verizon in the US to drive the development of Ultra HD delivery solutions for Verizon Fios subscribers. Announcing the collaboration, SES said that Verizon is among a recent wave of multichannel video programming distributors that are evaluating the SES satellite-based Ultra HD solution. Verizon will receive and test content […]

US pay TV losses rise in third quarter

The 13 top US pay TV operators lost 150,000 TV subscribers in the third quarter, compared with a loss of only 25,000 for the same period in 2013, according to research by Leichtman Research Group. Satellite was worst hit, with satellite TV operator losing 40,000 customers in the quarter, compared with a net gain of […]

IPTV grows but US pay TV subscribers plunge

IPTV was the only segment of US pay TV to show subscription growth in the second quarter of this year as overall numbers for the sector plummeted, new figures show. US IPTV providers including AT&T Uverse, Verizon FiOS and others saw a net addition of 398,000 subs compared with 304,000 in the second quarter of […]