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Over the past few years, Apple has been pivoting from devices to services. This has particularly been the case this year; normally the company announces hardware during its Apple events, but rather than talk about its new AirPods or the iPad lineup refresh, in its March 25th event Apple announced a slew of new services around news, payments, gaming, and TV. These announcements have a few interesting implications for the CE ecosystem as a whole.   Breaking out of...
 
by Kristen Hanich | Mar. 25, 2019
Tags: Apple, streaming


After whipping up interest and expectations, Apple announced a number of new services and service oriented features, including Apple News+, Apple Card, Apple Arcade, Apple TV Channels, Apple TV+, and a new Apple TV app. While Apple’s entry into print aggregation and financial services is...
 
by Brett Sappington | Mar. 25, 2019
Tags: OTT, streaming

The pay-TV landscape in the US has gone through dramatic changes in the past several years.  Traditional pay-TV services, via cable, satellite or telco operators, face a future where consumers have a wide variety of options for video content combined with direct competition from an array...
 
by Steve Nason | Mar. 25, 2019
Tags: none

For any OTT service, including AVOD (advertising video on demand) players like Tubi TV or vMVPD offerings like Sling TV, platform availability is critical in both luring and retaining subscribers. Given the effort and cost required, services must pick and choose which platforms to support and...
 
by Michael Tuck | Mar. 20, 2019
Tags: OTT, streaming

Parks Associates is supporting the 16th-annual  What's Next Boomer Business Summit . American Idol  meets aging tech entrepreneurs at The What’s Next Innovation Challenge , an event hosted by Mary Furlong & Associates and sponsored by AARP Innovation Labs...

When the Apple Watch Series 4 was released in September 2018, a number of new health-related smartwatch features made their debut. The newly built-in ECG feature, and the most recently announced enhanced sleep tracking feature, have been the focus of many reviews; however, the fall detection...

We are delighted to announce our official partnership with the  Smart Home Expo , the UK's ultimate event for the smart technologies revolutionising the way we live, coming to the  NEC Birmingham  on the  26th & 27th of March 2019 . They say home is where...
 
by Parks Associates | Feb. 25, 2019
Tags: none

Prior to Parks Associates’ 10th-annual Smart Energy Summit , in Austin, Shane Fay, SVP Sales and Marketing, Grid4C shared insights on what energy providers can do in order to generate revenue in the smart home. Shane will be participating on the Adding Value through Utility...


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