The 10th edition of the World Games 2017 will be distributed in Europe jointly by SES and ATM System, the official host broadcaster for the multi-sport event.
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland will close down its 3D channel on July 1, 2017.
Canal+ Group has signed an exclusive licence with CBS to screen content from US premium channel Showtime.
The VOD service Megogo has launched an interactive channel offering exclusive 3D video content.
Viasat is to become the latest operator to close its 3D service.
The number of 3DTV set sales is likely to increase 166% in the next four years, from a forecast 59.3 million in 2013 to 157.7 million in 2017.
The BBC is to take a three-year holiday from the development of 3D programming with the corporation’s head of 3D admitting the UK public had not taken to the format.
As Wimbledon enters its second week, the BBC has confirmed it will screen the climax of the tennis championships in the 3D format.
Due to limited viewer adoption of 3D services to the home, ESPN has announced it is discontinuing ESPN 3D at the end of the year.
David Wood, chair DVB-3DTV CM, reports on the CM-3DTV road map meeting which took place in Geneva on May 14.