Clubbing TV will launch by the end of 2016 C4K360, a linear 4K channel giving access to virtual reality videos.
German teleshopping broadcaster 1-2-3.tv will continue to use the technical services of MX1 and has extended its contract with the subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES for several years.
NSR’s new Satellite Capacity Pricing Index (SCPI Q4 2016) finds satellite capacity pricing in a prolonged freefall for most applications as more supply comes online and HTS offerings proliferate.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has commenced offering its Austrian news service 4News as a TV channel via cable and satellite.
TeraVolt and 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) have been selected to design, engineer, develop and integrate apps and management systems for bobbles.tv, the new pan-European video entertainment platform recently launched via DTH and OTT.
Eutelsat Communications and Telespazio are strengthening their longstanding strategic partnership with a new agreement
Austrian media company Red Bull Media House will not cease distribution of its TV channel Servus TV in Germany at the end of 2016.
Hispasat is scheduled to launch three new satellites in 2017; Hispasat 36W-1, Amazonas 5 and Hispasat 30W-6.
The Russian OTT service ivi has entered into an agreement with NTV-Plus, the country’s longest established DTH operator.
Eutelsat Communications has selected Airbus Defence and Space and Orbital ATK to build a new satellite for the key 5 degreesWest orbital position serving mainly video markets in Europe and North Africa.