The Turkey deal is a multiyear distribution agreement with Vodafone SVOD content, versioned in Turkish, from Nickelodeon, NickJr and Teennick.
The live episodes will include reviews and previews of the key fixtures, with a focus on the UAE and Saudi national football teams, video and data-driven content as well as interviews from Goal Arabia.
In addition, 70% of games' subscribers watched streamed video (eg Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and YouTube) several times a day compared to 56% for the average user.
Vitec, a provider of video encoding and streaming solutions, has acquired Telairity, a provider of H.264 encoding workflow solutions to broadcasters worldwide.
Digital platform specialists at Dubai-based Qanawat explain the opportunities and hurdles in the MENA region.
The offer will be available for three months, coinciding with the season premieres of Netflix Original series such as "Narcos: Mexico", Marvel’s "Daredevil season 3" or "Boss Baby: Back in business season 2".
iflix users can access 13 new channels including TRACE Urban, TRACE Sports, beIN 1 and 2, Outdoor Channel, Bernama, Kompas TV, DW News, France 24, CCTV4 and CGTN in addition to 38 existing channels.
Farrell will lead the international original teams in Japan, India, Europe, Mexico and Brazil, as well as future locations. Previously, he had helped launch Prime Video in these locations.
It’s also launching a new show called "The World’s Most Amazing Dog", which is described as “a global interactive competition series that celebrates amazing dogs and their owners from around the globe”.
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has signed a distribution agreement at GITEX with Amazon Prime Video to offer du customers choice in video content
Video was found to be almost 58% of the total downstream volume of traffic on the internet as per the 1H 2018 Global Internet Phenomena Report by network intelligence solutions provider, Sandvine.
The expansion of existing partnerships and formation of new ones to feed increased Asian content demand was announced to advertisers at the TwitterFronts event in Singapore.
Satellite broadcaster Digiturk had complained that Periscope was not effectively tackling illegal broadcast of live Super League matches on its platform.
'Power' returned for its fifth season reportedly more than doubling the acquisition and viewership performance on the Starz App over Season four.
The twelve winners will get an all-expenses paid trip to Dubai later this year to attend the 2018 YouTube NextUp creator camp, a week of production classes.
Amman-based Roya TV reported an 82% increase in its online viewership by the end of Ramadan which translates to a total of 115,870,797 views as per network sources.
du customers will receive a 12-month free subscription to the Anghami Plus platform and a six-month free Wavo subscription.