Map of the CEPT Countries

CEPT finalises report on UHF future

The CEPT's Electronic Communications Committee has finalised its report into the future of the UHF band. It's one of the key documents for the European delegation at WRC-15. … [Read More...]

Latest News

Czech flag

CME, O2 join Prague line-up

Two leading players in the Czech TV industry have joined the list of speakers in the upcoming Prague Business Breakfast on Tuesday, November 11.

@broadbandtvnews

Polsat

Polsat buys radio station

Poland’s Telewizja Polsat has signed a preliminary agreement to buy a 100% stake in the radio station Muzo.fm for PLN4.3 million (€1.02 million).

Live TV streaming to tablets

TiVo reports dramatic rise in multitasking when watching TV

New research from Tivo indicates a dramatic increase in multitasking during TV viewing: over half of the 856 survey respondents reported multitasking every time or almost every time they watch TV (51%); compared to just over one third (36%) in last year's survey.

More of the Latest News

IBC Special

4K4Charity_Featurephoto

UHD growth and fears

We are currently seeing a rush into 4K products despite minimal availability of content.

More from the IBC Special

Channels

ARD+ZDF

ARD/ZDF get green light for youth service

The Prime Ministers of the federal German states have approved the plans by public broadcasters ARD and ZDF to jointly set up a youth channel – however, in contrast to the original plans, not as a conventional TV channel, but as an internet-based multimedia proposition for PCs, smartphones and tablets.

Central & East Europe

Hungary

Invitel expansion continues

he Hungarian telco Invitel has announced that it is continuing an investment programme worth HUF4.5 billion (€14.7 million).

Telemach Slovenia

Telemach buys mobile operator

Slovenia’s leading cable operator Telemach has acquired the mobile company Tusmobil from Tus Holding for an undisclosed fee.

Editor’s Choice

ziggo building

900 jobs to go after Ziggo merger

Around 20% of the combined workforce of Ziggo and UPC Nederland is set to lose their jobs after the planned merger of the two opertors.