Latest News

FACEBOOK

Facebook stands to benefit from a significant shift in consumer behaviour as people spend more time on mobile and online platforms than they do watching… Read more

Bruce Tuchman- Headshot 001 thumb

AMC/Sundance Channel Global has bought the German pay TV channel Kinowelt. The basic-tier movie channel is distributed throughout Germany, Austria and Switzerland and is programmed… Read more

FibreOptics

European countries in the top 10 average internet speed countries globally recorded significant improvements in 2013, according to CDN provider Akamai’s annual state of the… Read more

Editor’s choice

Comment

Mark Errington

Mark Errington, CEO at OASYS, looks at factors behind the likely success or failure of UK local TV. The UK’s major broadcasters have been unable… Read more

Vassilis Seferidis

Vassilis Seferidis, director of business development for Samsung Electronics will be speaking at the Cable Congress 2014 event taking place in Amsterdam on March 12-14… Read more

Guy Bisson

Guy Bisson, Research Director, Television, IHS, will be speaking at the Cable Congress 2014 event taking place in Amsterdam on March 12-14 2014. For more… Read more

More News

Boardwalk Empire

Amazon has struck an exclusive licensing deal with HBO and will carry a raft of the premium cabler’s shows on its Fire and Prime Instant… Read more

Content available through the Apple TV box compares “extremely favourably” to the Amazon Fire TV platform, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook. Speaking on a… Read more

Spain’s Movistar TV has secured exclusive rights to Euro 2016 and the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches over the next four years. UEFA has awarded… Read more

Liberty Global-backed Belgian cable operator Telenet has named Dieter Nieuwdorp as senior vice-president, strategy and corporate development. Nieuwdorp, who will take up his new post… Read more