A senior BBC executive has called for BBC shows to be given prominence over rivals Sky and Netflix in electronic programme guides.
The Polish alternative telco Netia will make more local TV channels available to its subscribers from this month.
BBC’s channels are ripe for expansion in Central and Eastern Europe, according to Salim Mukaddam, general manager and VP Central and Eastern Europe, BBC Worldwide.
The BBC iPlayer will be reinvented in a bid to be the “number one online TV service” in the UK by 2020, the broadcaster’s director general Lord Hall has said.
The man who recommended the abolition of the BBC Trust has been named as the last chairman of the governing body before it hands over to the new BBC Board.
The BBC has just announced an experiment with holographic TVs, letting the broadcaster explore how BBC footage might look on these kinds of displays in the future, should they take off.
Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has given details of the BBC’s charter renewal, which is being flagged as delivering transparency for licence fee payers.
The BBC is extending the iPlayer’s Restart feature to mobile devices.
UK viewers that claim to watch catch-up TV on the BBC iPlayer will be required to pay the Licence Fee from September 1.
The Polish public broadcaster TVP is set to add content from the BBC to its on demand offer from Q1 2017.