Tag: TVOD

Turkcell TV+ continues its fast growth

A few weeks ago Turkcell announced the results for the year 2015. You can have a look to the presentation here. It is possible to get key figures about Turkcell’s popular TV service Turkcell TV at pages 11 and 12 of the presentation. Briefly, the service has reached to a total of 588K subs within almost 1,5




Qatar’s beIN Said Near Deal for Turkey’s Top Pay-TV Operator

Reference: Qatar-owned broadcaster beIN Sports is in advanced talks to buy Turkey’s biggest pay-TV platform Digiturk, two people with knowledge of the matter said. A deal with beIN Sports, owned by beIN Media Group, may be signed within weeks, according to the people, who asked not to be named because the transaction is confidential. The




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




Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell)

Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell) Course Method :  The course consists of a 2 days of face to face (also potentially online) teaching designed as 4 different modules. Each module focuses on a different aspect of Turkish TV Market. Course Description: This  training course is mainly focused on Turkish TV Market.  The




New D-Smart Blu package structure, flat-fee

Until recently, D-Smart’s OTT service ‘D-Smart Blu’ was offered in a variety of packages with different content offering and pricing. Existing D-Smart customers had advantageous prices while non-D-Smart user had relatively expensive price offers. D-Smart had completely changed the package structure a few weeks back. Now, there is only one single package and it just




What does Deloitte Global Mobile Consumer Survey say about Turkey?

Deloitte Global Mobile Consumer Survey (full report) indicates insightful figures for Turkish market. The survey says that in 2013 the average number of internet-connected devices is more than 3 per person in Turkey with %42 YoY increase. This is more than other developing markets like Argentina, Russia, Brazil and Mexico. Apparently, this is a positive




TTNet announced new movie channels line named as Sinetivi

TTNet’s TV service Tivibu has just launch brand-new movie channels line named as Sinetivi. The new channels are: Sinetivi, Sinetivi 2, Sinetivi Adrenalin, Sinetivi Adrenalin 2, Sinetivi Karnaval, Sinetivi Karnaval 2 Hence, Tivibu with 24 movie channels has become the TV service with most movie channels. TTNet announced that there will be a total of 2500 movies




FINAL EXAM QUESTIONS (SPRING 2014)

I’m conducting ‘New Generation of Television: TV 2.0′ lecture at Kadir Has University Istanbul. Herebelow you will find final exam questions of 2014 Spring semester.    KADIR HAS UNIVERSITY CF 432: DIGITAL BROADCASTING     SPRING 2014 FINAL EXAM   NAME  / SURNAME: NUMBER: Strategic thinking: There are 5 big pay-TV operators in Turkey; Digiturk, D-Smart,