Tag: Connected TV World Summit

The global overview of Turkish Pay-TV Market as of Q4 2014

Turkish Regulatory Body in Telecommunications Industry (BTK) has just announced the market figures for Q4 of 2014. You can download the complete report here. Let me make a quick summary of the figures of TV space. Number of TTNet IPTV (Tivibu) service has become 289.496 as of Q4 2014. The same number was 286K one year ago




Average broadband connection speed in Turkey

Akamai has just released Q3 2014 ‘state of internet’ report. (Link) According to the study, the average connection speed by EMEA country is as shown in the table below.   In Turkey, the average bitrate is 5,5 Mbps with a 35% YoY change. Actually, this is the best figure so far and it will be




iTVF (İstanbul TV Forum and Fair) is coming….

İstanbul TV Forum & Fair will take place in Halic Congress Center, Istanbul in 12 -13 -14 June 2014 for the second time. Basically, it’s an event where the key components of the content and broadcasting industries gather under one roof, with participation from companies, associations, public institutions, broadcasters and online platforms from all four corners of the




Connected TV World Summit 2013

It has been quite a while that I could not find time to write. Actually, I am not used to write in English and should spend more time for it. I was very busy with things, which make me feel happy. We went to Paris and then to a village in Turkey with my family.




Connected TV World Summit 2013

I had chance to follow the Connected TV World Summit 2011 online. This year, if I can manage to, I will attend the event in London. In its program, which you can download from here, it is stated that: CE manufacturers pioneered Internet video to the TV screen, then Pay TV harnessed Connected TV apps




MIdterm exam questIons & answers (Spring 2013)

I’m conducting ‘New Generation of Television: TV 2.0’ lecture at Kadir Has University Istanbul. Herebelow you will find midterm exam questions and answers of 2013 Spring semester. KADIR HAS UNIVERSITY  NM 412: DIGITAL BROADCASTING  SPRING 2013   MIDTERM EXAM 1 .  List down all the pay-TV platforms available in Turkey including the media they are using? (10