German cable operators Tele Columbus and Primacom have launched their multimedia home gateway AdvanceTV, a central entertainment hub combining the TV, video and media offers in the customer’s household.
The Bulgarian telco MTel has entered the country’s sports TV market with the launch of three HD channels.
Sony Pictures Television is to launch a catch-up service for its portfolio of kids channels on YouView.
All channels from Italian public broadcaster Rai are now available in HD on the Tivùsatfree-to-view satellite DTH platform.
Sports channel Eurosport 1 HD and men’s channel DMAX HD will be part of the commercial channel proposition Freenet TV launching on March 29, 2017 on the German DVB-T2 platform.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will remove German car and motor sports channel Motorvision TV from its IPTV line-up on January 2, 2017.
MX1, the technical services subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, and Astra have extended their contracts with Discovery Networks Germany for capacity, content management and playout.
Vodafone Deutschland has expanded the HD offer on the cable network it acquired from Kabel Deutschland.
European Originals Television (eoTV), the German free-to-air channel specialising in European movies and series, has commenced broadcasting both in HD quality and 24 hours per day.
Global media service provider MX1 has been selected by Discovery Networks Deutschland to handle technical services and satellite transmission of Eurosport 1 HD on German DTH platform HD+.