April 2020: InCompanyMedia offers several free propositions for care homes and hospitals during the corona crisis: DPlay from Discovery, Beweeg TV from Omroep Max and Cordaan, NatuurTV and Polygoon TV.
April 2020: more than 50.000 families signed up to the free period of the Reading Corner in the Netherlands.
April 2020: IedereenLive (= EverybodyLive) is launched on TV and social.
March 2020: EumediaNet software to create your own videos in DIY booth is already used for 1100 online classes in the first week of the corona crisis.
December 2019: Nice thematic SVODs are growing. CuriosityStream now serving more than 10 mio subs. AMC announces more than 2 mio subscribers for their 4 target SVODs. Stingray has 365.000 subs in Q3. Mainly in USA, coming to Europe as well.
November 2019: Stingray Caraoke is launched in Tesla.
September 2019: Faceculture launches Behind the Music concept
August 2019: Disney and Apple announce the first countries for their SVOD launch. The war on content and subscribers has started.
May 2019: several new marketplaces for TV channels have been announced. Amazon, ROKU, XUMO, Philips, Apple and Samsung will launch in several countries.
October 2018, January and July 2019: More focus on addressable advertising. Several European broadcasters announce that they are working on solutions.
November 2018: Pathé Thuis T-VOD is biggest cinema in Holland.
October 2018: Wind Vision wins award at MIPCOM
January 2017: The Netherlands: 88% watch digital; 37% have connected TV
June 2016: Acht TV goes to Medialaan
July 2015: Stingray buys the Brava channels.
November 2014: 24Kitchen goes to Fox