0
Broadband

CanalPlay upgrades video streaming platorm

Thursday 11 September 2014 | 14:35 CET | News
French pay TV operator has upgraded its Canalplay streaming platform ahead of the arrival of US SVOD giant Netflix, adding a download-to-go feature for subscribers to watch content when they are offline and the Suggest personalised recommendation platform for each member of the family. Canalplay has 520,000 subscribers, offers 10,000 titles a year, including 8,000 available at any time, with 500 new programmes every month, and 40 percent of all content in French. The service claims an 85 percent satisfaction rate among its subscribers, which watch 37 programmes a month, on average. Canalplay

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: Canal Plus
Countries: France
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

French culture minister unveils media production roadmap

Published 27 Jan 2015 00:13 CET | France
French culture minister Fleur Pellerin unveiled a new broadcasting industry roadmap at the Fipa trade fair in Biarritz. Three ...

CanalPlay updates mobile app to download for offline viewing

Published 12 Dec 2014 14:07 CET | France
French VoD service CanalPlay has updated its application for Android and iOS to allow customers to download films and TV series ...

French consumer group sues Netflix over terms and conditions

Published 24 Nov 2014 13:42 CET | France
French consumer rights association CLCV has sued Netflix in a Paris court for allegedly using abusive and illegal clauses in its ...

Canal Plus offers 3 months free on CanalPlay

Published 20 Nov 2014 10:54 CET | France
French pay TV operator Canal Plus is celebrating its 30 year anniversary by offering free access to its CanalPlay streaming ...

Netflix attracts 100,000 French users in two weeks - report

Published 02 Oct 2014 11:16 CET | France
Netflix attracted over 100,000 in France by the end of September, 15 days after the SVOD service's launch in the country, reports ...

Videofutur upgrades SD films to HD at no extra charge

Published 11 Sep 2014 11:20 CET | France
STB maker Netgem's French SVOD subsidiary, Videofutur, has upgraded all of the films on its La Box Videofutur on demand service ...

Netflix unable to agree carriage with French ISPs - report

Published 01 Sep 2014 10:44 CET | France
Netflix has been unable to reach an agreement for distribution with French ISPs ahead of its launch in the country 15 September, ...

Netflix plans French political drama series 'Marseille'

Published 28 Aug 2014 10:45 CET | France
Netflix has announced its first original production in France, ahead of the launch of its service there in September. The series ...

Hubee develops CanalPlay Kids app

Published 22 Jul 2014 10:55 CET | France
French interactive TV software company Hubee has developed the CanalPlay Kids app for mobiles, tablets and TV for pay TV company ...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S to come with 3 months of CanalPlay

Published 27 Jun 2014 11:12 CET | France
Samsung will launch the Galaxy Tab S tablet in France on 4 July with a free three-month trial to the CanalPlay TV service, with ...

Orange France adds Jook Video SVoD service

Published 26 May 2014 09:58 CET | France
Orange TV has added AB group's Jook Video subscription VoD service for customers with a Livebox Play STB, excluding those whose ...

Canal Plus grows first quarter revenue to EUR 1.32 billion

Published 15 May 2014 09:47 CET | France
Pay TV group Canal Plus's revenue was EUR 1.32 billion in the first quarter, a 2.4 percent increase on a reported basis, compared ...

CanalPlay launches app for iOS, Android phones

Published 09 Apr 2014 08:52 CET | France
French SVoD operator CanalPlay has launched a mobile app developed by Hubee for all iOS and Android devices, with a more fluid ...

Canal Plus puts Alduy in charge of new department, Canal OTT

Published 27 Jan 2014 13:15 CET | World
Canal Plus has appointed the group director of film, Manuel Alduy, as director of Canal OTT, a new department for 'mobile and ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

22 Jul NOS Q2 2019
22 Jul Logitech fiscal Q1
23 Jul Megacable Q2 2019
23 Jul Calix Q2 2019
23 Jul Iridium Q2 2019
23 Jul Snap Q2 2019
23 Jul AudioCodes Q2 2019
23 Jul Vodafone AGM
24 Jul Mellanox Technologies Q2 2019
24 Jul Netgear Q2 2019
24 Jul Telekom Slovenije Q2 2019
24 Jul Orange Poland Q2 2019
24 Jul AT&T Q2 2019
24 Jul Orange Belgium Q2 2019
24 Jul F5 Networks fiscal Q3
24 Jul Altigen Communications fiscal Q3
24 Jul Facebook Q2 2019
24 Jul Line Q2 2019
24 Jul KPN Q2 2019
24 Jul Telefonica Deutschland Q2 2019
24 Jul Technicolor H1 results
25 Jul Comcast Q2 2019
25 Jul Juniper Networks Q2 2019
25 Jul Orange Q2 2019
25 Jul Alphabet Q2 2019
25 Jul STMicroelectronics Q2 2019
25 Jul Maxlinear Q2 2019
25 Jul Telefonica Q2 2019
25 Jul Amazon Q2 2019
25 Jul Smith Micro Q2 2019
::: More Calendar Items