Amanda Stears

UK Baby Boomers Are Growing Binge Watchers

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Blog post by Amanda Stears
31% of baby boomers in the UK are in the habit of binge-watching TV shows, according to the MIDiA Research Q2 2019 Consumer Survey. While millennials and gen Z are still at the forefront of the binge-watching…
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Podcasts Are Capturing Children's Attention

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Blog post by Amanda Stears
With Disney’s latest announcement of a bundle deal for Disney+, Hulu and ESPN+, the video streaming landscape just got more intensely competitive for both consumers and content providers alike. For OTT…
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BBC iPlayer to Lead Catch-up TV

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Blog post by Amanda Stears
On 1 August, UK media regulator Ofcom announced that BBC can now extend its catch-up shows’ validity on BBC iPlayer for up to 12 months, as compared to the previous 30-day period. Apart from being able…
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New Ofcom Rule Could Revive VAS Services

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Blog post by Amanda Stears
Since 28 June UK consumers have been able to switch network providers through a single text message, while still retaining their existing mobile number. According to UK communications regulator Ofcom,…
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