ITV’s chief executive has ruled out the possibility of taking a stake in premium channel BT Sport. However, the commercial broadcaster said it was open to collaboration and committed to its own live sports coverage.
Italy’s competition commission AGCM has deemed proposals from Telecom Italia Media (TIM) and DAZN, for the streaming of live Serie A football, as sufficient to prevent any precautionary measures.
Sky is making major changes to its suite of entertainment channels, in the process replacing Sky One with a new flagship brand.
Bristol-based Ocean Blue Software (OBS) has agreed terms for the transfer of Advanced Media Group to OBS. The Athens team has more than a decade’s experience in streaming video, media players and browser-based solutions.
Koen Muylkens is to take over as managing director of Zappware Belgium.
Toshiba’s smart TV models in the UK will now feature entertainment apps from Twitch and Amazon Music.
The Italian competition authority (AGCM) has launched an examination of DAZN’s agreement to screen Serie A football. There’s concern it could restrict competition.
TiVo has announced the renewal of its patent licence with Google.
The headquarters of CNN have been sold to a US property investment company.
A former Liberty Global executive has been appointed as the new chief marketing officer of Airties.