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Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global is unlikely to acquire fixed networks in further European markets and is not interested in acquiring mobile networks, but could drive consolidation in… Read more

BT's Gavin Patterson

BT reported a 10% increase in profits at its consumer division during the fiscal first quarter, which it attributed to the “benefit of BT Sport… Read more

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Al Jazeera-owned sports networks BeIN Sports has secured the suspension of rival Canal+’s exclusive five-year deal with France’s national rugby league (LNR) for coverage of… Read more

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In the wake of the World Cup, Piksel’s Miles Weaver assesses second screen activity around the event. “Sport is about moments,” a smart man at… Read more

Charlie Johnson

Charlie Johnson, digital media director of Europe for Digital Element discusses using IP Intelligence data to manage digital rights and improve user experience. A quarter… Read more

Kate Bulkley

From foe to friend – Kate Bulkley reports on Netflix’s increasingly cosy relationship with traditional cable operators.  It wasn’t so long ago that Netflix was… Read more

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Netflix is due to launch in Spain in the last quarter of 2015, according to a report this week by Spanish news agency, Europa Press.… Read more

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RTL Group has paid €107 million to take a 65% majority stake in US video advertising platform SpotXchange. The German media group said the deal… Read more


Portuguese operator Nos – the combined brand for Zon Multimédia and Optimus that was launched in May – saw its ‘convergent RGU’ fixed-line base almost… Read more


France’s competition authority has announced a wide-ranging investigation into cable operator Numericable’s proposed acquisition of Vivendi-owned telco SFR, citing serious concerns about the impact the… Read more