Cable & IPTV

TalkTalk strikes deal with FilmFlex

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UK telecom operator TalkTalk has struck a deal with white label video-on-demand aggregator FilmFlex Movies to bring additional on-demand movies to its TV platform, including… Read more

AT&T and Peter Chernin launch US$500 million OTT offensive

US telco AT&T and Peter Chernin’s Chernin Group said yesterday they will invest US$500 million (€362 million) in over-the-top TV services. The telco has a… Read more

TeliaSonera sees TV progress

The number of TeliaSonera customers taking TV services grew to 1.446 million at the end of the first quarter, up 7.2% or 97,000 year-on-year and… Read more

Netia names new president

Polish service provider Netia has named Adam Sawicki as president, replacing Mirosław Godlewski. Sawicki will take up his post on April 22. He is currently… Read more

UPC Netherlands unveils programming changes

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Netherlands is making a number of changes to its programming line-up on June 3. The operator will add The Indonesia… Read more

MTS loses pay TV subscribers but Russian market expands


Russian service provider MTS lost 12% of its pay TV subscribers last year, potentially knocking it out of the list of the top three fixed… Read more

E! Entertainment launching this week in Russia and CIS

Universal Networks International will launch E! Entertainment in Russia and the CIS countries at the end of this week. The April 25 launch, trailed in… Read more

Numericable increases mandatory offering

French cable operator Numericable has increased the total of its mandatory bond issue to finance the acquisition of fixed and mobile telco SFR from €6.04… Read more

Volia taps Entone for next stage of Smart HD rollout

Ukrainian cable operator Volia has tapped set-top technology provider Entone for the next phase of the rollout of its hybrid TV service Volia Smart HD.… Read more

Beltelecom boosts movie offering

Belarusian service provider Beltelecom is boosting the number of movies available on its Virtual Cinema movie service from six a day to nine a day.… Read more