Dutch incumbent KPN has upgraded its KPN Interactieve TV Online service to include streaming to Android and iOS smartphones. For the moment, the TV Everywhere service is only available in the subscriber’s home.
The service now streams 22 channels to laptops, tablets and smartphones. The line-up now also includes BBC1 and BBC2. The other available channels are Nederland 1, 2 and 3, RTL 4, RTL 5, SBS 6, RTL 7. Net 5, Veronica/Disney XD, RTL 8, National Geographic, Humor TV 24, NOS Journaal 24, 13th Street Universal, CNN, BBC World News, TV5, SlamTV and kids channels JimJam and Studio 100 TV.
At the same time, KPN is introducing a software update which gives easier access to the EPG and the VOD library.
The TV Everywhere service is available at no extra charge. For Android smartphones, subscribers need a device with Android 3.0 or higher.