Cable & IPTV

SFR to air Chelsea v Liverpool match free-to-air on DTT


Altice-owned French service provider SFR’s SFR Sport 1 channel has teamed up with free-to-air digital-terrestrial service Numéro 23 to air a key English Premier League… Read more

Liberty Global unveils finance management changes

Charlie Bracken

Liberty Global’s co-chief financial officer Bernie Dvorak is to retire, with the group, with Charlie Bracken taking over as sole CFO. Dvorak who currently serves… Read more

Sunrise increases TV customers by 20%


Swiss service provider Sunrise reported a 20.4% year-on-year increase in TV customers at the end of the second quarter. Reporting its Q2 results, the operator… Read more

SFR Media names digital chief

Clément Courvoisier

SFR Media, the recently created content arm of Altice-owned French service provider SFR, has named Clément Courvoisier as director of digital activity. Courvoisier will join… Read more

Vodafone Portugal launches new Smart Router for TV subscribers

Vodafone portugal smart router

Vodafone Portugal has launched a new 5GHz 802.11ac WiFi-enabled ‘Smart Router’, provided as an integrated part of its TV Net Voz OTT TV offering. According… Read more

Sony launches three channels on Virgin Media

Power Rangers

Sony Pictures Television Networks is to launch three channels on Liberty Global-owned cable operator Virgin Media’s TV service. Sony channels Pop, MovieMix and Movies4Men will… Read more

CGates launches flexible packages

CGates plan

Starman Group-owned Lithuanian cable operator CGates has launched flexible channel packages in place of the big basic model it previously offered to TV subscribers. In… Read more

Elisa claims broadband first


Finnish cable and telecom operator Elisa has claimed a world first by delivering a broadband speed of 1.9Gbps in its 4G mobile test network. Elisa… Read more

UPC Poland rolls out Connect Box

Connect box upc

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Poland is rolling out the company’s new Connect Box routers to coincide with the launch of a new package that… Read more

UPC Hungary adds new channels from TV2


Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Hungary has added two new channels to its programming line-up. The operator has added telenovela channel Izaura TV to its… Read more