Channels

Bidders line up for new Spanish DTT services

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Potential bidders have expressed internet following the Spanish government’s opening of the auction process to launch six new channels on the country’s digital-terrestrial platform this… Read more

BBC Three pushes online-only plans to 2016

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The BBC has pushed back plans to relaunch its youth-skewing channel BBC Three as an online-only network to 2016, according to BBC Three controller Damian… Read more

Channel 4 plans E4 election day shut-down

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Channel 4 has announced plans to shut down its youth-skewing network E4 on May 7, the day of the UK general election, to encourage its… Read more

France 24 launches new Android TV app

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International news channel France 24 has launched a new Android TV application compatible with the Google Nexus player and other devices equipped with the Google… Read more

Fox makes new appointments

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Fox International Channels has promoted two senior execs at its Asian unit and brought another into the business. Rohit D’Silva has taken the newly-created role… Read more

Baltcom adds Sony Turbo as Universal Channel pulls out

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Latvia cable operator Baltcom is to add Sony Turbo to its programming line-up at the end of this month, replacing Unversal Channel, which is being… Read more

Prisa reports Spanish, digital gains

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Spanish media group Prisa reported strong advertising revenues in in its home market and said that digital revenues also improved.  Reporting its fist quarter results,… Read more

Channel 4 taps Piksel for new All 4 service

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UK broadcaster Channel 4 has continued a long-standing relationship with Piksel to support the launch of All 4, the new platform that replaces Channel 4’s… Read more

Channel 4 to launch All 4 Games division

Colin Macdonald

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has announced plans to launch a new games publishing arm this summer, based in Glasgow, Scotland.  All 4 Games will be… Read more

Playboy launches new European channel with M7 Group

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Adult content provider Playboy Plus is launching a new channel, Reality Kings TV (RKTV) in Europe and has struck a distribution deal with pay TV… Read more