Pandemic-driven surge in VPN usage doubles GeoComply’s OTT business

Vancouver, BC: GeoComply Solutions Inc, a geolocation security company that helps detect and prevent fraud, today announced that its OTT business has more than doubled in both customers and revenues in 2020. As the pandemic continues to keep people away from theaters and sports arenas, many are turning to VPNs and DNS proxies to circumvent the […]

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Geolocation security firm GeoComply appoints Tim White as GM of OTT streaming and fintech biz

Vancouver, BC: GeoComply Solutions Inc, a geolocation security company that helps detect and prevent fraud, has appointed Tim White as General Manager of its OTT streaming and fintech business. With a proven track record in scaling high-growth businesses, Tim will drive the worldwide expansion of GeoComply’s award-winning suite of geolocation and fraud prevention solutions. Tim […]

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Mobile streaming enters the mainstream, opening massive market opportunities for advertising

Bangalore: OTT streaming has exploded during the global pandemic, according to a new report released today by global app marketing analytics platform Adjust, further demonstrating a fundamental shift in consumption patterns toward mobile. Busting the myth that the majority of mobile streaming takes place on commutes, 84% of consumers across the countries surveyed have used […]

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What the new streamer really wants in 2021

In 2021, the OTT market will be primarily shaped by the consumer response to COVID-19 and their experiences throughout the pandemic. New digital experiences will lead to a more diverse partner ecosystem, providing consumers “optionality” of best-of-breed subscription offerings. With this landscape as a backdrop, Amdocs Media released the findings of its New Streamer 2021 […]

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Marketers can no longer afford to ignore OTT as a channel

By April Tayson  With revenue in the video streaming segment expected to grow to $30.4 billion by 2024, the opportunity that OTT media affords mobile marketers is enormous, yet largely untapped. Whether in the living room or on the move, mobile is an increasingly important component in the OTT mix. Recent research conducted by Adjust […]

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Sports rights holders see OTT as essential part of future distribution strategy

Frisco Texas: Most sports rights holders perceive OTT as an essential part of their future distribution strategy for live sport and building direct touchpoints with fans, while still considering their direct-to-consumer (D2C) platform as complementary to broadcast coverage, according to a new study by MediaKind The MediaKind 2021 Sports D2C Forecast, which analyses the D2C […]

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Frenzi is here to solve the problem of plenty: Balkrishna Hari Singh

Frenzi is a single-window search and recommendation app for OTT content. The app supports eight regional languages. “With 46% population between the age group of 15-45 and the pace at which the OTT industry is growing we are well in time for the market to serve its need,” says Frenzi founder-CEO Balkrishna Hari Singh in […]

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Uday Shankar to step down as President, The Walt Disney Company APAC and Chairman, STAR & Disney India

Will Remain with Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer & International Segment through end of 2020 to help identify his successor and ensure smooth transition Burbank, California: Uday Shankar will step down as president, The Walt Disney Company APAC and chairman, Star & Disney India, effective as of December 31, 2020, it was announced by Rebecca Campbell, chairman of […]

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Toonz Media Group to bring the magic of STEM-focused toy brand GoldieBlox on screen

Thiruvananthapuram: Technopark-based Toonz Media Group (TMG) is all set to bring alive on the screen GoldieBlox, a STEM-focused toy brand that achieved sensational success in the US for breaking gender stereotypes in toys. GoldieBlox and Toonz today announced a multi-year joint venture to develop a kids and family animation slate that includes GoldieBlox’s iconic characters, […]

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EPIC ON partners with Bango for global expansion

Technology company Bango has partnered with EPIC ON, the premium OTT platform by IN10 Media Network, to expand access to EPIC ON’s vast array of subscription based entertainment content into new regions. Currently, focusing on global expansion, EPIC ON is a multiform content platform enabling users to watch, play, listen, read and engage with in […]

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