VOD is not cutting into traditional TV ratings, a 3-mo study of 180 Philly VOD HHs conducted last summer by Nielsen Media and Comcast shows. Also: 75% of VOD HHs used it at least 1x during the study; the 18-34 demo watched 37% of all VOD mins (vs 20% for traditional TV); and free VOD was sampled more often, but SVOD from HBO, Showtime and Starz accounted for the most minutes.

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Supply Chain: Fiber Demand Skyrockets in Age of COVID

Broadband and cable operator are running into supply chain problems as they embark on construction—particularly for fiber.

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