In Brief: Samsung Poland, Trace, TV Oost

The Polish DTH platforms Cyfra+ and n have certified a total of 38 Samsung TVs for the reception of their services. Full details of the models can be found on

The Cypriot pay-TV operator CYTA has added the channels Trace Sports, Trace Urban and Trace Tropical to its offer. All three are now part of CYTA’s value pack, which has over 40,000 subscribers. Paris-based Trace has launched 12 pay-TV and digital channels since 2003 and they are currently available to over 80 million subscribers in 160 countries.

Dutch regional public broadcaster TV Oost is the first to launch an HD simulcast of its channel. Reggefiber’s FTTH platform Glashart Media is now offering the HD channel to its subscribers. TV Oost HD is serving the Dutch province of Overijssel.