Interest in 3DTV rises in in Europe and China, falls in North America

Interest in stereoscopic 3DTV appears is rising in Europe and China while it appears to be waning in North America according to a recent report from DisplaySearch.

“We were surprised to find that 3D appears to be a far more popular feature in China than North America, and the penetration rate was two times higher in the last quarter,” said DisplaySearch ‘s TV Research Director Paul Gray.

Netflix users consume one third of internet traffic during primetime

Real-Time Entertainment applications, primarily video streaming, now accounts for 60% of peak downstream traffic in North America according to a report released today by Waterloo based Sandvine.

Sandvine says that during peak primetime hours (7pm to 9pm) Netflix users are the largest consumers of internet bandwidth, accounting for almost one-third (32.7%) of peak aggregate traffic, a relative increase of more than 10% since the spring