German public broadcaster ARD will cease the satellite distribution of its TV channels in SD resolution on Astra (19.2° East) in January 2021.
German combat sports channel fight24 has launched on the cable network of wilhelm.tel.
German service provider Media Broadcast has ceased marketing its HDTV platform Freenet TV for DTH satellite households on Astra (19.2° East) on February 5, 2020.
Elisa Klassic customers throughout the whole of Estonia are now able to watch the country’s most popular terrestrial TV channels in HD.
German travel channel Sonnenklar.TV will continue to broadcast in SD and HD resolution via Astra (19.2° East).
Panasonic now offers the possibility to receive DTH satellite platforms Diveo in Germany and HD Austria in Austria via Astra (19.2 degrees East) without a set-top box through the HbbTV OpApp.
Estonia’s leading cable operator Elisa has begun to broadcast a new generation of HD picture in partnership with Levira.
Austrian cable operator Salzburg AG has launched multiscreen TV platform TV Plus based on an end-to-end solution from Austrian IPTV service provider Ocilion.
Spanish public broadcaster RTVE will launch two HD versions of its international satellite channels TVE International and Canal 24 Horas on satellite on January 15.
Globecast is expanding its partnership with Eutelsat to create a new platform on the Hotbird satellite system (13 degrees East) to satisfy the growing move from SD to HD.