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Shipments of connected TV devices reach 53 mln units in Q3

Published 27 Nov 2015 14:30 CET | World

Global shipments of all connected TV devices (including smart TVs, Blu-ray players, game consoles and digital media streamers) reached 53 million units in Q3 and are on ...

Magine TV restructures management personnel

Published 27 Nov 2015 14:05 CET | Germany

OTT TV provider Magine TV has announced that it is restructuring its staff. Olaf Kroll has been made responsible for all activities on the German market as Germany Manager, ...

Operators look at securing Norwegian audio-visual content

Published 27 Nov 2015 13:36 CET | Norway

Telenor Norway said a report on new business models for the country's audio-visual industry has been handed to the government. It said the report was drawn up by a working ...

Onet.pl offers films for PLN 1 on Black Friday

Published 27 Nov 2015 13:27 CET | Poland

Onet.pl's video on demand platform VoD.pl is running a promotion on 27 November, within which custemers can buy films for PLN 1. They can choose from a library of 100 films. ...

Naspers to take Showmax abroad

Published 27 Nov 2015 13:20 CET | Africa

African media group Naspers, plans to expand its video-streaming competitor to Netflix into three new continents next year while Samsung has agreed to include the service on ...

Looke acquires Netmovies in Brazil

Published 27 Nov 2015 11:35 CET | Brazil

Brazilian video streaming platform Looke has announced the purchase of Netmovies, an online video store active in Brazil over a decade, reports Baguete. The value of the deal ...

UPC Poland offers FilmBox in open window until 01 December

Published 27 Nov 2015 10:48 CET | Poland

UPC Poland is offering the package FilmBox in an open window until 01 December. The package FilmBox will available for free to digital TV customers of the packages Select and ...

WRC maintains sub-700 MHz spectrum for broadcasting in EMEA

Published 27 Nov 2015 10:43 CET | Africa, Europe, Middle East

The World Radiocommunication Conference in Geneva has decided against opening up more sub-700 MHz band spectrum to mobile services. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) ...

Dutch media regulator names new director-general

Published 27 Nov 2015 10:26 CET | Netherlands

Suzanne Poelmann is the new director-general of the Dutch Media Commission (Commissariaat voor de Media) following confirmation from the regulator's college. Madeleine de ...

Volia launches TV content monitoring system

Published 27 Nov 2015 10:19 CET | Ukraine

Ukrainian cable operator Volia has introduced its own M2M-based television content monitoring system. The system is based on Over The Top (OTT) technology and is aimed at TV ...

SES, Ceni provide satellite network for Burkina Faso poll

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:41 CET | Burkina Faso

ES and Commission Electorale Nationale Independante (CENI), the official electoral body of Burkina Faso, have partnered to enable secure digital transmission of the electoral ...

Orange TV adds podcasts

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:25 CET | France

Orange France has added thousands of audio podcasts from radio stations RFI, Radio France, Europe 1 and RTL to the Orange Radio app, available on Orange TV channel 998 and ...

BBC 3 to go online-only, iPlayer to get third-party content

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:14 CET | United Kingdom

The BBC Trust has approved plans to put the TV channel BBC Three online from early next year. The move is in response to the young people targeted by the channel increasingly ...

Telstra extends NRL sponsorship, digital rights to 2022

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:10 CET | Australia

Australian operator Telstra is extending its 17-year partnership with the National Rugby League (NRL), signing a five-year naming and mobile digital rights agreement ...

Altice acquires Premier League rights for France, Monaco 

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:03 CET | France

Altice confirmed it acquired the exclusive football broadcasting rights for France and Monaco to England's Barclays Premier League football championship. Fixed and mobile ...

Two-thirds of Germans use digital audio services - study

Published 26 Nov 2015 17:02 CET | Germany

Digital audio use is more prevalent than expected, with 63.7 percent of Germans between the ages of 14 and 59 using web radios, radio apps or music streaming, according to ...

Ukraine postpones launch of its 1st telecom satellite

Published 26 Nov 2015 15:51 CET | Ukraine

The first Ukrainian telecommunications satellite Lybid will not be launched until the end of the year, reports BizLigaNet citing Victor Zubko, the director of the Department ...

Cultuur 7 to become Brava from December

Published 26 Nov 2015 15:46 CET | Belgium, Netherlands

Stingray Digital has acquired the Flemish music channel Cultuur 7 and will merge it with the cultural channel Brava from 01 December. The productions from Cultuur 7, which ...

Spain DTT grants confirmed as illegal state aid

Published 26 Nov 2015 15:35 CET | Spain

The European Union's General Court has declared that the EUR 260 million of public funding granted by Spain to DTT operators between 2005 and 2009 was indeed illegal, ...

Grass Valley helps Brazil's TV Liberal switch to HD

Published 26 Nov 2015 15:19 CET | Brazil

TV Liberal, an affiliate of the Brazilian network TV Globo, is making the switch from standard definition (SD) to high definition (HD) with a new suite of products from Grass ...

Rocco becomes new marketing director at Sky Brasil

Published 26 Nov 2015 14:52 CET | Brazil

Alex Rocco is the new director of marketing of Brazilian pay-TV operator Sky Brasil. Among other duties, he will be responsible for the management and brand positioning of ...

Altice wins Premier League rights in France - report

Published 26 Nov 2015 14:25 CET | France

Altice has scooped Canal Plus for the TV rights in France to the English Premier League, reports L'Equipe. Sources familiar with the matter told French paper Les Echos that ...

HyppTV adds HyppInspirasi HD to IPTV platform

Published 26 Nov 2015 13:19 CET | Malaysia

Telekom Malaysia's IPTV service HyppTV has launched the 'HyppInspirasi HD' channel. HyppInspirasi (formerly known as EC Inspirasi) was previously broadcast in standard ...

South African pay-TV subscribers to exceed 7.1 mln in 2018

Published 26 Nov 2015 12:45 CET | South Africa

The South African pay-TV subscriber base is expected to exceed 7.1 million in 2018, according to the latest report published by Dataxis. There was a total of 5.43 million ...

SkyVision launches two broadcast platforms

Published 26 Nov 2015 11:48 CET | Africa

SkyVision Global Networks has announced a partnership with satellite operator ABS to launch two new video platforms on ABS-3A. The platforms will provide quality DVB-S and ...


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