SES has returned to growth in the first three months of the year with increases in both revenues and profitability.
A new messaging facility is included in the latest update to Sky’s customer service app, My Sky.
The Croatian incumbent Hrvatski Telekom (HT) ended the first quarter with 408,000 TV customers, a 5.3% increase on a year earlier.
The Eir Sport bouquet continues to drive customers for its parent, the Irish telco Eir.
Virgin TV’s Director, Digital Entertainment Product Development, Louise Fussell and Dolby Laboratories’ Director of Imaging Standards and Technology, Simon Gauntlett have been appointed to the DTG Council.
Netflix has a content licensing deal with the leading Chinese online video platform, iQIYI.
O2 Czech ended the first quarter with 222,000 subscribers to its TV (IPTV and OTT) service O2 TV, or 5% more than a year earlier.
The Czech regulator RRTV has awarded licences to the Prague-based company Tuty Broadcasting.
Martina Rutenbeck who headed German direct-to-cable platform KabelKiosk for Eutelsat and later M7 offers network operators, platform providers, housing companies and hardware manufacturers the redistribution rights for free-TV and pay-TV channels with her new company Content4tv.
Greece’s Forthnet saw a sharp decline of 11.2% in its pay-TV subscriber total in 2016, ending the year with 439,404.