Viaccess-Orca has chosen Media Motive’s M3µ test automation platform to automate testing for its mobile and web applications.
All channels from Italian public broadcaster Rai are now available in HD on the Tivùsatfree-to-view satellite DTH platform.
Italian public broadcaster Rai has launched a new version of its catch-up OTT service RaiPlay for smart TVs.
The Italian DTH platform Tivùsat will add eight channels to its offer in January.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has acquired a 5% share in Italy-based VOD service Chili, according to local reports.
Vodafone Italia and Sky Italia have signed an agreement tp integrate Sky’s internet TV offer into the new Vodafone TV service in the country.
Mediaset CEO Pier Silvio Berlusconi says Vivendi caused “serious damage” to the company when it pulled out of an agreement to buy pay-TV operation Mediaset Premium.
Italy has completed the switch-off process of television broadcasting transmissions on 61 frequencies, the use of which had been causing harmful interference.
Vivendi said it now holds 23.15% of the common shares of Telecom Italia.
Italian broadcaster Mediaset and rival Sky Italia are in talks over a possible deal concerning Mediaset’s pay-TV arm after an agreement to sell the unit to Vivendi collapsed.