Tag Archives: mobile video

Research: Consumers Increase Mobile Video Consumption (Advanced Television)

Parks Associates’ research finds that consumers have maintained recent increases in the amount of time they spend watching video on their mobile phones, while time spent consumin... More

Research: Mobile Video Grows 60% a Year (Advanced Television)

New research has found that over the past five years, video on mobile networks has grown on average 50-60 per cent year-on-year (YoY), while in many developing markets, the rate is... More

Report: Advertisers to Spend $30B on Mobile Video Ads in 2019 (Advanced Television)

Mobile video is the fastest-growing video type among consumers and currently takes the greatest share of time spent. As such, advertisers are expected to spend nearly $30 billion o... More

What Impact Will Foldable Phones Have on TV? (TVB Europe)

Samsung has unveiled its first flexible smartphone at an event in San Francisco. It described its Infinity Flex Display as "the foundation of the smartphone of tomorrow" and said i... More

Ooyala: Mobile Video Consumption Surges Again in Q2, With Massive Uptick Looming for Q3 (MESA)

Smartphone video starts topped 50% globally for the first time, a 13.2% year-over-year change and the largest in five quarters, per Ooyala’s Q2 2018 Global Video Index Report. De... More

90% of Traffic on 5G Set to be Mobile Video (Rapid TV News)

Based on current trends and the upward trajectory of mobile video traffic, which has grown more than 50% year-on-year, a new report has projected that video will make up to nine-te... More

Mobile Video to Spike with 5G (Rapid TV News)

The move to active mobile video offerings will grow as entertainment bundling with mobile services becomes a must, according to the 2018 Economics of Mobile Programming Report by K... More

Gracenote: New Mobile Video Analytics Solution Provides ‘Deep Insights’ into Viewer Engagement

Gracenote introduced a new Mobile Video Analytics solution Aug. 16 that “offers deep insights into how mobile streaming video performance impacts subscriber engagement and retent... More

Jeffrey Katzenberg Raises $1 Billion for NewTV Mobile Video Startup (Deadline)

Katzenberg has spent months pitching his vision of delivering high-end episodic content from top directors, producers and creators to mobile devices. Earlier reports from Bloomberg... More

Ooyala Report: Video Consumption on Mobile Devices Stabilizes in Q1 2018 (MESA)

Mobile video consumption continues to rise, but growth stabilized in Q1 2018; total video plays increased during the quarter just 1.8% from the prior year, per Ooyala’s newly rel... More

Half of U.S. Consumers Stream Mobile Video (Rapid TV News)

Nearly 50% of smartphone owners in US broadband households stream video on their phone, which in turn is creating more demand for high-speed mobile connections as the industry pre... More

Ooyala Analyst: Mobile Video Plays Could Soon Hit 70% of All Online Video Watched

Mobile video plays continued to grow in the fourth quarter of 2017 and could soon reach 70% of all online video played globally, according to Jim O’Neill, principal analyst at st... More

Ooyala Finds More People Than Ever Click ‘Play’ for Mobile Video, Reaching 60% of All Views Globally (SSN)

Mobile video plays topped 60% globally for the first time in the fourth quarter of 2017 -- garnering a 60.3% share of all video starts – per Ooyala’s newly released Q4 2017 Glo... More

Cisco, Reliance JIO Continue Co-Innovation for Multi-Access Edge Computing (MESA)

Video will comprise 82% of all IP network traffic by 2021[1], as more people are watching on multiple screens. This presents unique challenges for mobile operators, including how t... More

Inside Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Billion-Dollar Bet to Crack the Code on Mobile Video (Digiday)

Jeffrey Katzenberg is betting big on building a mobile video platform and business that others — from former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar to Verizon — haven’t been able to figure out... More

Apple and Google Browser Tweaks Could Boost Mobile Video (WSJ)

Get ready for more mobile video. Apple Inc. and Google made tweaks to their popular mobile web browsers recently to enable video content to play automatically in web pages, provide... More

Road Warriors: Beware of ‘Video Jacking’ (Krebs on Security)

A little-known feature of many modern smartphones is their ability to duplicate video on the device’s screen so that it also shows up on a much larger display — like a TV. Howe... More