BT Sport was the first to market with VR and sees it as the third screen, according to Jamie Hindhaugh, the company’s COO.
STV Player is now available for consumers in Roku streaming players in the UK.
A senior BBC executive has called for BBC shows to be given prominence over rivals Sky and Netflix in electronic programme guides.
The Secretary State for Culture has confirmed she will launch a probe into the £11.7 billion Twenty-First Century Fox takeover of Sky.
BT Sport plans to again show the UEFA Champions League and Europa League finals live on social media and is looking for the right partner, according to John Petter, CEO, BT Consumer.
BT has extended its UEFA rights contract for the Champions League and Europa League in a deal worth £394 million a year.
Channel 4 and Studio Lambert chief executive Stephen Lambert have taken minority holdings in a new British virtual reality (VR) business.
Amazon will start selling the new Fire TV Stick with Alexa voice control in the UK, Germany and Japan.
India’s entertainment network Viacom18 has launched its flagship Hindi general entertainment channel, Colors, to Sky TV subscribers in UK in HD. The SD version has been available for seven years
UPDATED. Discovery boss David Zaslav says the broadcaster plans to launch a second free-to-air channel in the UK market later this year, to be called Quest Red.