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Viacom’s share price plummets as Dauman attacks ‘naysayers’

Philippe Dauman

Viacom’s shareprice fell to its lowest point since 2010 yesterday after disappointing results and an earnings call in which Philippe Dauman slammed “naysayers” for questioning… Read more

Telenet passes triple-play and mobile milestones, announces board change

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Liberty Global-backed Belgian cable operator Telenet’s triple-play base now accounts for half of its overall customer base, while its post-paid mobile base passed the one… Read more

OSN strikes exclusive deal with Gulf Film

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Middle East pay TV provider OSN has struck a six-year exclusive deal with movie distributor Gulf Film that includes an all-transaction window giving it the… Read more

HBO revamps CEE channels, launches third channel

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The European division of HBO is refreshing its channels line-up in the Central and Eastern Europe region, rebranding HBO Comedy and launching HBO2 in several… Read more

PayPal backs Netflix’s fight against VPNs

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PayPal has reportedly stopped processing payments to at least one virtual private network (VPN) in a move likely to help Netflix clamp down on proxy… Read more

New launches for Nickelodeon interactive app

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Viacom will roll out Nick Play in four more markets, with the iOS and Android kids app launching in Denmark, Norway, Poland and Sweden. The… Read more

Mixed results for Telenor Broadcast

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Currency movements and price increases at Canal Digital helped lift Telenor Broadcast’s revenue and operating profit for the fourth quarter of last year, with the… Read more

New strategy chief for Bonnier Broadcasting

Philip Lindqvist

Sweden’s Bonnier Broadcasting, parent company of TV4 Group and C More, has named Philip Lindqvist as chief strategy officer. Lindqvist will be charged with heading… Read more

Eutelsat and ViaSat form European broadband JV

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Satellite operators Eutelsat and ViaSat have formed a joint venture (JV) to expand their satellite broadband efforts in Europe. The JV will expand Eutelsat’s current… Read more

Deutsche Welle joins VisionTV lineup

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German broadcaster Deutsche Welle’s English TV channel, DW, has joined Vision247’s Vision TV IPTV service. DW is available now on Freeview channel 244 on TV,… Read more

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