Cable & IPTV

Tele Columbus extends 400Mbps internet to new cities

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German cable operator Tele Columbus is extending its ultra high-speed 400Mbps internet service to new areas, covering approximately 610,000 homes. The expansion means that the… Read more

Proximus to air more football

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Belgian telco Proximus’s TV platform is to double the number of football matches it broadcasts from the Proximus League –  Belgium’s second-tier league – for… Read more

Richard: Orange looking to get closer to Vivendi

Stéphane Richard

Orange could forge a closer relationship with Vivendi and Canal+ and the pair are in permanent dialogue, according to Orange CEO Stéphane Richard. In an… Read more

Finland’s DNA taps Harmonic for OTT services


Finnish operator DNA has tapped Harmonic to provide it with a complete OTT solution for its DNA TV multiscreen service. Harmonic said its multiscreen processing… Read more

KPN launches 4K UHD TV pilot

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Dutch telco KPN has launched a 4K Ultra HD TV service to a selected group of 1,000 customers. Content on the service could include the… Read more

Crime + Investigation to launch in Portugal

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A+E Networks and AMC Networks have launched their Crime + Investigation channel in Portugal exclusively via operator NOS. The network is a joint venture between… Read more

TDC sells Swedish unit to Tele2

Pernille Erenbjerg

Denmark’s TDC Group has struck a deal to sell its Swedish subsidiary to Tele2 for SEK2.9 billion (€311 million). Tele2 will acquire TDC Sweden’s customers,… Read more

Zegona out in the cold as Telia sells Yoigo stake to MásMovil


Nordic telco Telia has agreed to sell its majority stake in Spanish mobile operator Yoigo to local mobile player MásMóvil, leaving UK-based cable and telecom… Read more

Com Hem experiments with virtual reality

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Swedish operator Com Hem has developed a “virtual reality-based environment” for its online service Com Hem Play, as part of an experiment with VR technology.… Read more

Liberty Global may pull back on UK investment in case of Brexit

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global will likely hold back on any further investment in the UK and deploy its capital elsewhere in the event of a Brexit vote… Read more