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Streaming video, nonlinear viewing to drive TV industry

Monday 21 March 2016 | 10:14 CET | News
Streaming video and nonlinear viewing will be the most disruptive forces the global television industry has ever experienced, according to a report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The amount of time people spend watching television shows online jumped 50 percent in just 12 months, from December 2013 to December 2014, the report says. In 2015, in the US and the UK, more than 50 percent of entertainment programming was viewed on-demand, not according to a schedule fixed by a network or distributor.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Boston Consulting Group
Countries: World
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