Discovery Looking Into OTT

Discovery Looking Into OTT

Discovery Communications is in the process of acquiring Scripps Networks, a leading developer of lifestyle-content for television and the Internet. Scripp’s brands include HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel as well as the country music...
HD Streaming Video Hogs Wireless Traffic

HD Streaming Video Hogs Wireless Traffic

The latest buzz word in tech these days is OTT, over-the-top content, usually referring to streaming video. FierceCable mentioned a new OpenWave Mobility report that came out recently showing that 38% of all mobile Internet traffic is HD video, and the number is...
Another Bad Quarter for Pay-TV Subscriber Losses

Another Bad Quarter for Pay-TV Subscriber Losses

In what is no longer eye-popping news, the biggest pay-TV providers reported another huge net loss of pay-TV subscribers during the third quarter. While only five of the seven biggest pay-TV providers have released their third quarter subscriber data, collectively...
Amazon Prime for Students is Only $5.49 per Month

Amazon Prime for Students is Only $5.49 per Month

Always looking for ways to capture more online shoppers into its ecommerce ecosystem, Amazon.com Inc. just announced that it is launching a monthly payment option for college students priced at $5.49 per month bundled into a free six-month trial offer. For most of us,...