Fox International Channels (FIC) has acquired all shares of Jan Dekker Holding BV in the 24Kitchen joint venture. Read the story »
With the last 12 months marked by record television audiences for key sporting events, and social media driving viewers to TV channels for news, music, fiction, education, culture and documentaries, the role of television at the heart of the digital industry has neve...
Motorvision TV, the German pay-TV channel for car and motor sports fans, has continued its international expansion with launches in Australia, Cyprus, Portugal, Angola and Mozambique. Read the story »
US cable operator Liberty Global will solely use the brand Unitymedia for its cable business in Germany from spring 2015. Read the story »
Susanne Aigner-Drews, mananging director of Discovery Communications Deutschland, is now also the head of Eurosport Deutschland. Read the story »
DFL Sports Enterprises has allocated the international audiovisual media rights for Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons in 18 countries in Europe and beyond. Read the story »
The premium service OTT market is set for growth in the UK, Dutch and German regions by 2017, according to a new study on behalf of Vindicia and Ooyala. Read the story »
4K TVs have been available for several years now, but shipments in 2014 have significantly accelerated due to broader competition and more accessible price points activating new consumer groups. Read the story »
RTL Group has decided to move its entire portfolio of Hungarian cable channels to Luxembourg, leaving only its flagship service RTL Klub still present in the country. Read the story »
Only until 1st December 2014 Virgin Media is offering between £50 and £100 as a credit to your bill if you sign-up to one of their triple play bundles.
Ginx TV is launching its 24/7 video gaming channel application, available today on Amazon Fire TV. Read the story »
Smart watches and connected entertainment devices, including game consoles and streaming media devices, will be the most popular gifts for the holiday season in the US. Read the story »
The Czech national transmission company Ceske Radiokomunikace (CRa) says it has become the first company in Central Europe to successfully test DVB-T2 with the HEVC codec. Read the story »
BT Consumer has reduced the contract length on its two most popular products to 12 months, and lowered the price for the term of the contract.
The last week has a seen a lot of mis-information on what a new bill will mean for broadband providers and the millions of businesses and consumers using them, alas even with the new bill now available it is still not clear.
Vodafone is likely to be among the companies interested in acquiring Telekom Srbija, according to Paul Dzadze, the president of the British-Serbian Chamber of Commerce. Read the story »
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has welcomed a report by the Electronic Communications Committee of the CEPT, which points out some important principles to be applied to the future use of UHF frequencies. Read the story »
Gazprom Media is looking into the possibility of entering into a recently announced joint venture between RTR and Rostelecom to create non-terrestrial TV channels. Read the story »
Not sure how many of the free SIM packs are available but EE is keen to promote its 4G network with a special Dan and Phil limited edition SIM that gives you 100GB of data per month for two months.
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Sarah Barnett has been named as President and General Manager of BBC America as joint venture partner AMC Networks puts its stamp on the channel. Read the story »
The launch of the Astra 2G satellite has been postponed after pre-flight testing uncovered a fault was found with the Breeze M upper stage gyro unit. Read the story »
The Polish DTH operator nc+ has selected ADB’s new platform, set-top box software and associated software integration services to underpin its multiroom and multiscreen strategy. Read the story »
The retail competition even affects providers such as Hyperoptic who are selling Gigabit speeds in a number of cities across the UK.
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