Norway

Norway’s TV 2 buys domestic C More assets

Hans J. Carstensen

Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV 2 has bought Nordic pay TV channel provider C More’s Norwegian sports operations, as part of a major content deal between… Read more

NRK taps Arkena for CDN services

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Norwegian public broadcaster NRK has signed a contract with Arkena to provide CDN services for its streaming activities alongside two other vendors. In 2014, NRK… Read more

Half of Nordic streamers use SVoD services

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More than half of all streaming video users in the Nordics (52%) pay for a subscription streaming service, according to new research by media services… Read more

Telenor Norwegian TV sees modest growth

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Norwegian telco Telenor’s domestic TV base remained stable in the fourth quarter. The telco had 531,000 TV customers, up from 530,000 in the third quarter… Read more

TV becomes more important for TDC

Carsten Dilling

Danish telco TDC expects to earn close to a quarter of revenues this year from TV, moves and entertainment services, following last year’s acquisition of… Read more

MTG launches Gossip in Norway

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The Modern Times Group has launched its online entertainment channel Gossip in Norway. The video-based site will have local celebrity news as well as covering… Read more

Nordic launches for BBC Brit and Earth channels

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BBC Worldwide is planning to launch its BBC Brit and BBC Earth channels in the Nordics starting April 2015.  The two new global BBC brands… Read more

Norway’s TV2 taps Monterosa for mobile interaction

Second screen technology firm Monterosa has partnered with Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV2 to deliver real-time voting for its new live talent show My Dance Crew.… Read more

Norway’s Canal Digital Kabel TV selects ADB

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Norway’s Canal Digital Kabel TV has selected ADB to provide multiscreen services across a range of devices. Canal Digital Kabel TV is using ADB’s Multi-Screen… Read more

MTG launches JuicyPlay gossip video sites

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The Modern Times Group is rolling out three entertainment and celebrity gossip video sites under the JuicyPlay banner. The video-rich sites have launched in Denmark… Read more