Analysis: Global Subscription Streaming Revenues Will Match Pay-TV by 2027

Ever since Hulu first began offering subscription video streaming way back in 2007, the writing has been on the wall for cable and satellite providers. Streaming was easy to dismiss as a fad at first; how could one streaming service possibly break up the hegemony of pay TV? 30-Day Free Trial But closing in on 20 years later, streaming revenues will match the amount of money cable and satellite companies bring in. That’s according to …

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World’s First 110-Inch, 16K TV Has Over 132 Million Pixels

Gif: YouTube – HDTVTest Streaming services and TV makers are still slowly inching towards an 8K future, but China’s BOE thinks consumers deserve better than having to subject their eyes to screens with a mere 33 million pixels. The company recently debuted a 16K TV featuring over 132 million pixels, each too small for the human eye to perceive, even with your face pushed up right against the screen. …

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Samsung TV Plus Officially Launches Free, Exclusive Conan O’Brien Streaming Channel

Get ready to take a trip to the year 2000, courtesy of the latest channel coming to Samsung TV Plus — Conan O’Brien TV. Conan O’Brien TV will feature a 24/7 stream of celebrity interviews, sketches, guest spots, and more starring everyone’s favorite red-headed late-night talk show host. The clips will showcase some of Conan’s most popular celebrity interviews with A-listers like John Hamm, Ryan Reynolds, Tom Hanks, Tom Cruise, Kevin Hart, Will Ferrell, Lisa …

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Paramount+ Launches Custom Roku City Neighborhood

SAN JOSE, Calif.—At a time when streamers are looking for ways to grab consumer attention in an increasingly competitive and fragmented streaming landscape, Roku has announced that Paramount+ will become the first entertainment brand to launch a custom Roku City Neighborhood. The new Roku City Neighborhoods feature brand-specific buildings, visuals, and destinations to highlight those brands when viewers start and end their streaming session.The Roku City home screen graphic reaches nearly 40 million homes each month. Roku …

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TiVo’s Video Media Platform Moves from Living Rooms to Cars

SAN JOSE, Calif.—Xperi Inc. has announced BMW has selected TiVo’s video media platform to provide customers access to a growing number of video content providers, including linear and on demand streaming services.BMW’s deployment of the Powered by TiVo platform will include a variety of country-specific content, offering news, movies and access to media libraries, the companies said. The TiVo media platform is expected to roll out over-the-air in initial launch countries by the end of 2023 …

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Spanish-Language Content From Canela.TV Now Available on Sling Freestream

Sling Freestream users now have access to a huge array of Spanish-language content, thanks to the addition of Canela.TV. That channel, along with Canela Telenovelas, Canela Deportes, Canela Clasicos and Canela Cinema are all available to stream on Sling Freestream now. Watch Now These channels offer entertainment options ranging from Canela Original docu-series “Mi Vida” featuring Latin stars such as William Levy, Danny Trejo, Gaby Espino, Ludwika Paleta, Kate del Castillo, and Roselyn Sánchez; “Secretos …

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Philo Adds Nine Free Channels Including Bob Ross, Drag Race Universe, Screambox TV, More

Philo subscribers are used to thinking of the live TV streaming service as a “skinny” channel bundle, one with a breadth of excellent entertainment options like AMC, Hallmark Channel and Nickelodeon. But Philo is getting a little less skinny this week, as the service has announced adding nine new free ad-supported TV (FAST) channels to its lineup. 7-Day Free Trial The new channels join Philo’s selection of more than 70 live cable and FAST channels. …

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