Cable & IPTV

Virgin Media launches V6 box, download-to-own and ‘TellyTablet’

The V6 and remote

Virgin Media has unveiled its new ‘home entertainment experience’, based on its new 4K UHD TV enabled V6 box, along with three new innovations –… Read more

Eurochannel secures berth on SFR Belgium

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Movie channel Eurochannel, the worldwide leading award-winning European cinema TV channel has secured carriage on Altice-owned SFR Belgium’s TV platform. SFR will be the first… Read more

Netgem launches Watch on Twitter on EE

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TV technology provider Netgem has launched its Watch on Twitter service as part of its #TelcoTV cloud platform, with EE the first to offer the… Read more

Sky Sports News HD goes free-to-air in Germany


Sky Deutschland is taking its Sky Sports News HD channel free-to-air. The channel will become free-to-view on December 1, offering rolling news, exclusive live sports,… Read more

Focusing on FTTP will set back EU Gigabit goals, says Liberty Global report

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Focusing exclusively on fibre-to-the-premises is likely to be counter-productive in enabling Europe to reach the Gigabit Society goals set by the European Commission, according to… Read more

EWE and VSE Net turn to Deutsche Netzmarketing-backed platform for TV

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German broadband service providers EWE and VSE Net have become the latest German operators to sign up for the white-label TV platform developed by Switzerland-based… Read more

Faroe Islands’ Televarpið taps Ateme for OTT and DTT

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Faroese Telecom-owned Faroe Islands service provider Televarpið has tapped Ateme to provide compression and statistical multiplexing technology for its DVB-T, IPTV and OTT TV services.… Read more

Liberty Global confirms Reid as C&W CEO

John Reid

Liberty Global has confirmed John Reid as CEO of its recently-acquired Caribbean unit Cable & Wireless Communications. Reid, who is currently interim CEO of the… Read more

French operators reportedly lining up to claim reparations in ‘gun-jumping’ case


French service providers Orange, Bouygues Telecom and Free are likely to seek reparations from Altice and SFR over Altice’s “jumping the gun” on collaborating with… Read more

Multimedia Polska taps ADB for catch-up TV and NDVR

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Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has tapped set-top box and TV technology provider ADB to provide its personal TV software to enhance its pay TV… Read more