German service provider Media Broadcast Satellite has taken over the satellite distribution of the Bavarian local TV channels on Astra (19.2° East) from its teleport in Usingen near Frankfurt on July 1, 2017.
Eurosport 1 HD will launch on Austrian DTH satellite platform HD Austria on Astra (19.2° East) on August 1, 2017.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has added a new package of adult channels to its online TV service.
Joyne, a new multi-channel TV venture for Dutch viewers and the country’s recreational market, has selected the Eutelsat 9B satellite as its platform to reach viewers in the Netherlands and across Europe.
The Armenian commercial broadcaster Shant TV will launch a new international multi-channel platform from Eutelsat’s Hot Bird neighbourhood on July 15.
59% of US broadband households subscribe to Netflix, Amazon, or Hulu., according to Parks Associates.
The Slovak sports channel 213 has become the first to in the country broadcast via satellite in Ultra HD.
Discovery Networks has launched Quest and Quest Red as free-to-air channels on UK DTH platform Freesat.
TV5 Monde Maghreb Orient HD and TV5 Monde Style HD on the newly launched Arabsat free-to-air DVB-S2 platform.
The Russian DTH platform Tricolor TV has demanded that a number of regional partners immediately cease cooperating with its competitor NTV-Plus.