Liberty Global’s Dutch cablenet Ziggo has added the Videoland app to its Horizon Mediabox.
Netflix is paving the way for the launch of a localised service in Ukraine.
Netlix is rolling out the ability to download TV series and films, allowing people to watch the content offline.
The French Gendarmerie Nationale has taken the pirate VOD website Zone Téléchargement down, and arrested five people.
Eastern Europe will have 18.19 million paying SVOD subscribers [for TV episodes and movies – excluding sports, for example] across 18 countries by 2021, up from 3.33 million at end-2015 and 5.58 million by end-2016 – almost sextupling between 2015 and 2021.
NLZiet, the Dutch on-demand platform with programmes from all three major broadcasting groups (NPO, RTL and SBS), will introduce live OTT streams of their main channels.
HBO España has launched, offering Spaniards access to the streaming service that not only provides all seasons of HBO’s content, but also content from Disney and Nickelodeon.
The CIS and East European OTT and VOD service Megogo will reach 850,000 paying users this year, or 2.3 times more than in 2015.
Internet TV platform Zattoo has made more than 100 movies and documentaries available on its video-on-demand (VOD) service in Germany through a partnership with Netzkino and Daredo.
North America will have 112 million SVOD subscribers [for movie and TV services only – excluding sports, for example] by end-2016, up by 19 million on 2015.