Tag Archives: Streaming services

Exclusive series on streaming platforms lead to increase piracy, says report

The number of people using BitTorrent began to increase again in 2015, after several years in decline, due to the exclusive shows on streaming platforms, including Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. This was pointed out by Cam Cullen, Vice President of Global Marketing at Sandvine, in a blog post with the findings of a new report. [...]

Disney restructures business, creates streaming video unit

Walt Disney Company announced a reorganization of its businesses into four segments, including a new unit for its streaming video and international businesses, chaired by Kevin Mayer, who has served as Disneys Chief Strategy Officer since 2015. This new division will oversee the upcoming Disney-branded direct-to-consumer streaming service, which is scheduled to be launched in [...]