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Liberty Global to offer Netflix app on cable platforms

Wednesday 14 September 2016 | 15:39 CET | News
Cable operator Liberty Global announced an agreement to distribute Netflix across its TV platforms. The Netflix app will be added to the operator's Horizon set-top box in all the markets where Liberty Global is active, a total of more than 30 countries. The company already offers Netflix in the UK, on the Virgin Media platform. The first country with the Horizon box to receive Netflix will be the Netherlands, where Liberty Global owns the cable operator Ziggo.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Liberty Global / Netflix / Telecompaper / Virgin Media / Ziggo
Countries: World
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