Tele Columbus completes Pepcom acquisition

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German cable operator Tele Columbus has completed the acquisition of the country’s number four cable operator Pepcom, having previously announced its agreement to take over… Read more

Sky Go now on Amazon Fire

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Pay TV operator Sky has launched its Sky Go mobile TV service on the Amazon Fire platform. The move will enable Sky TV customers to watch… Read more

German Windows 10 launch for Sky Go and Sky Online

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Sky in Germany has launched apps for its Sky Go and Sky Online mobile services on Windows 10 mobile devices. The launch coincides with the… Read more

Smart TV reach 45% in Western Europe


Some 45% of Western European broadband households have a smart TV, and 33% of these homes plan to buy a smart home device in the… Read more

India’s Times Now launches in the UK, more Euro rollouts planned


Times Now, the 24-hour English news channel from India’s Times Group, has launched in the UK with further European rollouts planned to follow. The Mumbai-based… Read more

WWE Network to launch in Germany


World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is due to launch its over-the-top service WWE Network in Germany on January 5, 2016. Viewers in Germany will be able… Read more

Sky extends HBO deal across Europe

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Sky’s role as the exclusive home of HBO programming in the UK will be extended across all of the 21st Century Fox-backed pay TV firm’s… Read more

Tele Columbus ‘opens new chapter’ with post-Primacom results

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German cable operator Tele Columbus posted revenues of €73.9 million, up 37.4%, and EBITDA of €36.9 million, up 43.3%, in its first quarterly results since… Read more

Digital and German ad market boosts RTL Group

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Broadcaster RTL Group benefited from a strong performance from its core German advertising-driven business and fast-growing digital unit in the third quarter to deliver revenue… Read more

Kabel Deutschland reports TV gains

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Vodafone-owned Kabel Deutschland added 38,000 premium TV customers quarter-over-quarter in fiscal Q2, taking its total pay TV and DVR subscriber base to 2.60 million. Announcing… Read more