Cable & IPTV

TNT International launches in Belarus

Belarus service provider Beltelecom has added Russian international channel TNT International to its Zala TV programming line-up. The move is a first for the channel… Read more

Unitymedia KabelBW adds Maxdome package to TV offering

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator Unitymedia KabelBW is adding ProSiebenSat.1-owned on-demand service Maxdome to its TV offering. Maxdome will become an integral part of the new… Read more

VDSL push boosts TV growth for Deutsche Telekom

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Deutsche Telekom saw strong growth for its domestic Entertain TV service in the fourth quarter and also saw a solid performance from TV in its… Read more

BT extends rights to Serie A

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BT Sport has extended its deal with MP&Silva for exclusive rights to live Italian top flight football until 2017-18. BT currently holds rights to live… Read more

Liberty Global to reduce Swiss-Austrian headcount

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Liberty Global’s Swiss and Austrian units are to reduce their staff headcount by up to 250 between now and 2018 as they consolidate their operations… Read more

Liberty Global in Horizon partnership with TransGaming

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On-demand games specialist TransGaming has struck a partnership with Liberty Global to bring TV games to the cable operator’s Horizon advanced TV platform.  TransGaming’s GameTree… Read more

EC gives green light to Telenet TV group acquisition

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The European Commission has granted approval for Liberty Global-backed Belgian cable operator Telenet to acquires a 50% stake in local programmer De Vijver Media.  Telenet… Read more

Deutsche Telekom launches kids app for tablets, in-car entertainment

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Deutsche Telekom has launched myKIDIO, a new family-oriented app featuring audio books and videos for smartphones, tablets and in-car entertainment systems. The myKIDIO app from… Read more

RDK adds support for DVB SI

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The Reference Design Kit (RDK), the open source-based RDK software platform for cable devices, has added support for DVB Service Information to its software stack. … Read more

Mediaset España quits audience measurement system

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Mediaset España is to leave local audience measurement body the AIMC over disagreements about the methodology used to build the generally accepted ratings source, the… Read more