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Vodafone sees TV subscribers dip but convergent base grows

Vodafone

Vodafone saw its TV base hit by losses in Spain in the quarter to June, but the group claimed success from its marketing of fixed-mobile… Read more

Vimeo names new CEO

Anjali Sud

Vimeo, the ad-free open video platform and operating business of IAC, has appointed Anjali Sud as chief executive officer. Sud was previously general manager and… Read more

NOS grows TV and multi-play base

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Portuguese cable and pay TV operator NOS grew its base across all its services in the quarter to June, with revenue and profit also increasing.… Read more

YouTube TV rolls out in 10 more US markets

YouTube_TV

YouTube has rolled out its recently launched US subscription TV service in 10 new metro areas, making it available in 15 markets in total. YouTube… Read more

UK creative sector benefits from £700m in tax relief

The Crown

The UK’s creative industries have benefitted from more than £700 million in tax relief over the past year, according to government stats. Creative Sector Tax… Read more

A+ Sport channel goes live in Africa

A+Sport

Canal+ International has launched a new sports channel for the African market branded A+ Sport. The channel will show a variety of local and international… Read more

Microsoft: gaming business now more than US$9bn

Satya Nadella

Gaming is now more than a US$9 billion (€7.8 billion) business for Microsoft and is “growing profitably,” according to company CEO Satya Nadella. Speaking on… Read more

Eleven gets into eSports with Gfinity deal

Gfinity Eleven

Sports channel Eleven Sports has struck a wide-ranging deal with eSports outfit Gfinity to bring live, exclusive eSports competition gaming from the latter’s Elite Series… Read more

Proximus launches new Scarlet sports offering

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Belgian telco Proximus is boosting the TV offering of its low-cost Scarlet brand with a new sports package, International Sports. As of August 1, the… Read more

Ex-MTV exec joins A+E

Eli Lehrer

Former MTV development chief Eli Lehrer has joined A+E Networks, as A&E channel chief Rob Sharenow rises to a programming president position. Lehrer will return… Read more

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