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Does Kodi Offer Viewers A Vision Of How To Find Content?

I have often talked about the importance of content to the big Internet Service Providers and telcos, but there are a few interesting developments taking place that I think could be important in the coming year. First is the explicit … Continue reading

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Quad-Play Subscriptions Will Soar In 2016

It was interesting to see the Weekend FT providing a detailed comparison of the potential quad-play market in the UK. The FT reminded readers that a decade ago customers knew where they stood with telcos – BT sold phones and … Continue reading

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Will The Tech Giants Make Us Cut The Cord On Pay TV?

I have talked a lot about how content and innovation is the key to winning subscribers. I have also talked about how pay-subscription TV services such as Sky will come under increasing pressure as over-the-top streaming services become better and … Continue reading

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BT and EE Merger Approved: Good For UK Telcos?

So the UK Competition And Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared the merger of BT and EE after investigating the deal for six months. Several companies in the telco sector objected to this merger so what does this mean for the … Continue reading

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US Consumers Rejecting Home Broadband In Favour of Mobiles

An interesting survey of US broadband consumers in the USA showed some interesting results recently. The Pew Research centre found that 80% of US adults have access to the Internet now, which is increasing slowly because presumably most people in … Continue reading

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‘Connected’ Broadband: The Trojan Horse that could prove key in securing and retaining subscribers?

I have blogged regularly about how broadband/network provision are the basic ‘table stakes’ that consumers expect. There is no longer a wow factor about speed – consumers expect the network to be fast, reliable, and allow them to do what … Continue reading

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Will the ‘gaming generation’ move the goalposts in the war on content?

The battle for consumers within the consumer space is fascinating: Sky, Virgin, and BT as the established main players have a leading position in the market due to the investment they have made in cable infrastructure and content. They have … Continue reading

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