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S. Korean Teens Spend 2 Hours Daily on Online Broadcasts

S. Korean Teens Spend 2 Hours Daily on Online Broadcasts

SEOUL, Jan. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean teenagers spend two hours a day watching online broadcasts streamed by individual creators, a survey showed Sunday, with YouTube being the most popular platform. According to the survey compiled by the Korea Communications Standards Commission conducted on 1,058 respondents, South Korean teenagers spent 114.9 minutes every day [...]

About 94 pct of Korean Adults Have Experienced YouTube: Survey

About 94 pct of Korean Adults Have Experienced YouTube: Survey

SEOUL, Aug. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — About 94 percent of Korean adults have used YouTube directly or indirectly via other routes, a survey showed Thursday. A media research center of the Korea Press Foundation canvassed online 1,218 adults across the country from Aug. 20-24, and 77.8 percent, or 948, of the respondents answered they are [...]

PLDT Chooses Qwilt to Improve Quality and Increase Scale for Streaming Video Delivery Across the Philippines

PLDT Chooses Qwilt to Improve Quality and Increase Scale for Streaming Video Delivery Across the Philippines

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Mar. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Qwilt, a leading provider of content delivery and open video caching solutions, announced today that PLDT, the Philippines’ leading telecoms and digital services provider with more than 62 million subscribers across both fixed and mobile broadband networks, will tap Qwilt for its award-winning open caching solution to [...]

Mobile Traffic to Increase Tenfold Over the Next 6 Years

Mobile Traffic to Increase Tenfold Over the Next 6 Years

DAEJEON, Jan. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — A new study suggests that mobile traffic in South Korea will increase tenfold over the next six years amid growing demand for high quality video streaming services. The Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) announced on Wednesday a number of projections concerning telecom providers and data usage in the coming [...]

South Korean Video Streaming Platforms Struggle to Catch Up With YouTube

South Korean Video Streaming Platforms Struggle to Catch Up With YouTube

SEOUL, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) – The latest data from market analyst DMC Media has revealed that YouTube was still the most popular video streaming platform on mobile devices in South Korea, chosen by 42.8 percent of 1,000 study participants in April, which was up from the 38 percent observed last year.  YouTube outstripped its [...]

Qwilt Chosen by MyRepublic to Provide Users with Unmatched Streaming Video Viewing Experience

Qwilt Chosen by MyRepublic to Provide Users with Unmatched Streaming Video Viewing Experience

REDWOOD CITY, CA, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Qwilt, a leading provider of online video delivery and open video caching solutions, announced today that MyRepublic, an ultra-fast Internet service provider in Singapore and New Zealand, has chosen Qwilt’s award-winning open caching solution to help boost network capacity and improve the quality of over-the-top (OTT) video [...]