Victorious, the passion platform that powers interactive communities for the world’s biggest creators, today announced its international expansion to Europe, Latin America and Asia-Pacific. Read the story »
Easel TV, the multi-screen video software company, has added Electronic Sell Through (EST) functionality to its Suggested TV platform. Read the story »
Orange Digital Ventures is participating in the funding of Afrostream, a subscription video on demand service (SVOD) of African, African-American and African-Caribbean films and television series, alongside TheFamily, Cross Culture Ventures I L.P. and ACE & Comp...
Discovery’s OTT service DPlay will launch in the Benelux early next year. Read the story »
Six channels from SPI’s portfolio are being launched by Türksat/Teledünya, the largest cable operator in Turkey. Read the story »
Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has approved by acquisition of an 80% stake in Discovery Holdings by the National Media Group (NMG). Read the story »
The European Commission has opened an investigation into the takeover of telco Base by Liberty Global’s Telenet. Read the story »
The new Dutch based UltraHD channel Insight was launched here in Cannes, at 4pm CET to an audience in Europe, Russia and India. Read the story »
Austrian DTT platform simpliTV has commenced offering internet access. Read the story »
According to a lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania last week, one Comcast subscriber was hit with 112 DMCA notices in 48 hours after downloading a sharing a single torrent file. According to the suit, the user was hit with the takedown request after dharing the discography...
SPI International has signed a non-exclusive agreement with New Films International. Read the story »
Facebook and Eutelsat have announced a new initiative, using satellite to get more Africans online. Read the story »
Ireland’s freshly rebranded cablenet is becoming a mobile operator. Read the story »
A source inside US Cellular informs DSLReports that the company will be updating its shared data plans starting tomorrow, with the addition of several new options. US Cellular joined the shared data trend back in late 2013, which like other options offered a pool of ...
The Russian DTH platform Raduga TV, which was backed by Modern Times Group (MTG) and officially ceased operations at the end of last year, may now be operating in a different form. Read the story »
Arkena has announced the integration of Marquise Technologies’ Tornado transcoding engine for IMF (Interoperable Master Format) processing in its new orchestration platform Harmony. Read the story »
Greek pay-TV platform Nova is to begin exclusive carriage of Fox Sports. Read the story »
Like AOL of old, actually cancelling your Comcast subscription can sometimes be a difficult (if not impossible) process. But one company is promising to take the hassle out of navigating an endless loop of customer service phone reps and retention departments by doin...
Bloomberg Media has announced two key appointments within its senior commercial media team serving Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Read the story »
The Lithuanian incumbent Teo is to acquire the mobile operator Omnitel from its current shareholder TeliaSonera for €220 million on a cash and debt-free basis. Read the story »
Stingray Digital Group’s Netherlands-based, pan-European cultural channel Brava has acquired the Flemish TV channel Cultuur 7 for an undisclosed fee. Read the story »
Canadian ISP Rogers today announced that the company is making a major dedication to delivering both gigabit broadband cable speeds as well as full 4KTV and HDR support. In a company announcement, Rogers notes that as part of their gigabit upgrade plans they'll begin...