Cable & IPTV

SFR launches joint €19.99 offering with BeIN Sports

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French service provider SFR has begun offering a joint sports package with BeIN Sports for €19.99 a month in place of the €24.99 it would… Read more

TV helps Netia slow decline in face of competition

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Polish service provider Netia managed to arrest a year-on-year decline in revenue in 2016, posting revenues of PLN1.522 billion (€352 million) for the year, down… Read more

Vodafone unveils Gigabit ambition for Bavaria

Hannes Ametsreiter

Vodafone Germany has set the goal of making Gigabit broadband speeds available to 70% of the residents of Bavaria by 2019, making Bavaria Germany’s ‘first… Read more

Comcast to launch Xfinity Stream app

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US cable giant Comcast is due to launch its new Xfinity Stream app to Xfinity TV customers at the end of the month. The Xfinity… Read more

Verizon, Awesomeness drop premium plans

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Verizon and AwesomenessTV have shelved plans to develop a premium content service. The pair were working up a mobile on-demand service after telco Verizon bought… Read more

Altice and SFR merging advertising arms, plan to launch targeting

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Altice and French unit SFR are to merge their advertising arms this week. Altice CEO Michel Combes and SFR Media and NextRadioTV chief Alan Weill… Read more

Telenet strikes MVNO deal with Lycamobile, sells Ortel

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Liberty Global-owned Belgian cable operator Telenet has struck a deal with international mobile virtual network operator Lycamobile to become a full MVNO on it mobile… Read more

Telekom Slovenije adds raft of new channels

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Slovenian service provider Telekom Slovenije has added seven new channels to its programming line-up. The operator has added Sportklub Golf, Sportklub Golf HD, Grand 1,… Read more

Management change for Portugal Telecom

Paulo Neves

Altice has named Paulo Neves, Portugal Telecom’s CEO, as president of the board of the Portuguese unit in addition to his current role. Neves will… Read more

UPC Central Europe takes control of Geneva region network

Eric Tveter

Liberty Global’s Swiss and Austrian unit UPC Central Europe has acquired full control of a municipal fibre optic network in the Geneva region. The move… Read more

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