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Companies in focus: Homegrown services give Asia the online video it really wants

Affordable, localized content helps edge out the likes of Netflix, Amazon

BALI, Indonesia Asian TV has long been known for its rice-porridge programming. Public broadcasters reigned over the region, and their shows rarely deviated from the monotonous.

As internet connectivity improved, though, online video services blossomed and the situation rapidly improved.

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