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Most content pirates have TV subscriptions: MTM

Media | 11/15/2018 5:19 pm EST

More than half, or 59 per cent, of Canadians who pirate TV and movie content also have a TV subscription, according to a new report from Media Technology Monitor (MTM). “This likely indicates that pirating content has to do with getting particular content that may not be readily available through the [users’] existing subscriptions,” Thursday’s report outlined. “This may be content exclusive to other services or stations not included in the users’ subscription.” Nearly as many, or 58 per cent, subscribe to over-the-top (OTT) services, the CBC/Radio-Canada agency said....

71% of households with Kodi can access unlicensed content: Sandvine

Media | 04/06/2018 2:50 pm EDT

The vast majority of households with Kodi in Canada have the software configured to access unlicensed content, according to a report by Sandvine Corp. Out of the over...

Live TV piracy to grow: Sandvine

Media | 11/02/2017 3:54 pm EDT

Piracy of live TV is expected to increase, according to Sandvine Corp., which says it poses...

Major boxing fight shows PPV target for piracy

Media | 08/28/2017 5:39 pm EDT

Nearly three million viewers around the world watched the much-anticipated boxing match between Floyd...