Zattoo, Magine TV and TV Spielfilm live face a new competitor: German social TV provider Couchfunk has rolled out a fully-fledged internet TV platform offering public and commercial TV channels as live-streams.
The BBC is reporting 313 million TV and radio requests for the BBC iPlayer in October.
UPC Czech has modernised an additional 15,000 homes in its network, bringing the total to have been upgraded this year to receive advanced services to 40,000.
US media company Liberty Global will unify the names of its cable subsidiaries in Austria and Switzerland under the joint label UPC, the umbrella brand of its European cable assets.
The A+E Networks factual entertainment channel History has launched on the Polish cable network Vectra.
RSCC’s new satellite Express-AM8 has become operational in its nominal orbital slot of 14 degrees East.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus has completed the takeover of smaller market player Pepcom.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland expects strong growth of the pay-TV markets in Germany and Austria.
German cable operator Unitymedia has commenced offering its customers the new high-speed Wi-Fi gateway Connect Box.
The Polish OTT service Videostar is facing legal action from the country’s leading broadcasters.