UPC is to buy assets in Fibernet, thereby further strengthening its position as the leading cable operator in Hungary. The move follows the acquisition of all the shares in Fibernet […]
Canal Digital signs with TiVo
Telenor’s DTH satellite platform Canal Digital is to adopt the TiVo hybrid technology and user interface for customers across Scandinavia. The move confirms the position of TiVo as a major […]
Murdoch: Sky Anywhere is defensive play against cord cutting
BSkyB chairman James Murdoch has said the Sky Anywhere strategy will help defend the satellite platform against the threat of cord cutting.
Net Neutrality: BBC proposes traffic light system
BBC Research & Development is developing a system that would show users of the BBC iPlayer how efficiently the online delivery platform is being handled by their ISP.
SFR launches its Neufbox Evolution home gateway
French telecom operator SFR has launched its next generation home gateway to position itself as the most advance quad play player in the competitive marketplace. Called the Neufbox Evolution, it […]
Polsat to buy Polsat
Poland’s leading DTH platform Cyfrowy Polsat is to buy its parent company Telewizja Polsat from its current owners Zygmunt Solorz-Zak and Heronim Ruta for PLN3.75 billion (€944.7 million). It will […]
Fox fourth network to block Google TV
Following in the footsteps of ABC, CBS and NBC, Fox has become the fourth major US network to block its programming from access through Google TV.
KDG tests 1 Gbps broadband
Kabel Deutschland (KDG) has become the first cable operator in the world to successfully run speeds of 1 Gbps over a cable TV network.
BBC Red Button costs are disproportionately high
The BBC has been told to concentrate its Red Button services on the provision of news and information through digital text and additional coverage of major live events. Providing a […]
Real Digital granted ‘Me too’ access to Sky Sports
Real Digital has won its fight to be included in Ofcom’s wholesale must offer (WMO) obligation for the carriage of Sky Sports 1 and 2. Real plans to launch an […]