Telenet subscribers have become the first customers to take advantage of Liberty Global’s policy of opening up free Wi-Fi hot spots across Europe.
Tele Columbus group, Germany’s third-largest cable company, has taken the first German fibre-optic network into service on which 1Gbps internet access will be offered to private households.
A+E Networks and AMC Networks will launch the Crime + Investigation channel in Portugal.
Vodafone Deutschland has revised its so called coins per subscriber (CPS) model for the distribution of encrypted HD channels on its cable network (formerly Kabel Deutschland) to comply with the principle of equal chances in the broadcast law.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus will launch a transactional video-on-demand (T-VOD) service as part of its planned Ultra HD/4K-capable multimedia home gateway.
More than ten thousand hours of content from UKTV has been added to Virgin Media’s TiVo platform. The multichannel broadcaster has updated its app that features catchup and boxed sets.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will launch new channel Sky Cinema Family HD in Germany and Austria on September 22, 2016, heralding a brand redesign of Sky’s movie channels on a pan-European basis.
Telekom Romania has tightened up the management of NextGen Communications, a wholly owned cable operator and part of the Deutsche Telekom group.
Cable operators in Hungary have expressed their opposition to fees that TV service providers will have to pay RTL Klub and TV2, the country’s two leading commercial broadcasters, from July 1.
Altice has received the final approvals needed to push ahead with its $10 billion purchase of Cablevision.